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HCL Connections Ideas Portal

Welcome to the HCL Connections Product Ideas Lab! The place where you can submit product ideas and enhancement request. We encourage you to participate by voting on, commenting on, and creating new ideas. All new ideas will be evaluated by the HCL Product Management & Engineering teams, and the next steps will be communicated. While not all submitted ideas will be executed upon, community feedback will play a key role in influencing which ideas are and when they will be implemented.

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Open files directly in specific applications from within the browser

If users are receiving file links, the files get previewed within the browser. If they then want to edit the file directly in the specific application and not in the online editor the file needs to be downloaded, saved in an intermediate place and...
over 4 years ago in 07. Docs/File Viewer 1 Already Exists

Increase guest invitation deadline

External guests currently only get 24 hours to act upon the invitation email. The link then expires and you have to send them another invite. This is far too short. It should be at least 7 days,
almost 3 years ago in 08. Third Party Integration 1 Already Exists

Enable Desktop Plugin for SAML

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almost 5 years ago in 12. Desktop Plugins 1 Already Exists

Fix CNAME violation of DNS specification

Multiple friends and colleges can't reach the idea lab, because you CNAME record violates the DNS specifications: $ dig ; <<>> DiG 9.11.4-3ubuntu5.4-Ubuntu <<>> connections-ideas.hcltechs...
almost 4 years ago in 13. Other 1 Already Exists

Round profile pictures not consistent through all apps

With IC5.5 the profile pictures are round instead of rectangular, but the new design is not consistent through all apps/components. Please make it consistent. E.g. on the business cards of people on the different apps/widgets on the My Page on the...
over 3 years ago in 01. General/Multiple Areas 0 Already Exists

User should get email notification when other user updated the content of community.

Steps to illustrate request: 1. User A logins to IBM Connections with valid credentials 2. Navigate to any Community 3. Update the content of another user (User B) 4. Verify that User B receives an email notification when User A (or any other user...
almost 5 years ago in 02. Communities 1 Already Exists

Add Partition during user creation via UI

Customer would like to have the ability to add/select the Partition during the user creation via UI Currently on Partition rule we can use the fields, and none of them is available on UI during the process. City Departament * Domain * Job T...
almost 5 years ago in 13. Other 1 Already Exists

Calendar as app in community has disappeared in Connections 6.5 On-prem

In Connections Cloud, it is possible to add more apps than On-prem. Including calendar. Since we are now moving from Cloud to On-prem, a calendar app will be very useful for orientation for community members. Why are apps reduced to Cloud?
over 3 years ago in 01. General/Multiple Areas 0 Already Exists

Group/Stack events in activity stream

If an user uploads a lot of files (at nearly the same time) into a community, each event is shown in the activity stream as a single entry. This floods the activity stream making it unreadable and unusable, as other events are no longer listed or ...
about 5 years ago in 01. General/Multiple Areas 0 Already Exists

Human readable file names for Connections installation files

Please produce human readable filenames that were related to the product I'm downloading. Filenames like "CNB75ML.tar" are not very handy, I have no clue that this is DB2, it could be anything. Namings like e.g. db2_version-xyz_linux-x86-x64.tar w...
almost 4 years ago in 01. General/Multiple Areas 0 Already Exists