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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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Correct interpretation of file links in status updates

post a status update to all users or to a specific community incl. a link like this: file:///// the link will not be interpreted correctly and the user has no chance to post a working link Please fix in a future CR.
over 3 years ago in  0 No Plans to Implement

Allow community owners to decide how they want the files in their community sorted

Currently files in community files/folders are sorted by last edit date. Sometimes owners want it to be sorted alphabetically. Please allow community owners a setting to do this. As an example, in CCM libraries this is also possible .
over 3 years ago in 03. Files 0 No Plans to Implement

Please certify further virus scanning products.

Could you please enhance further virus scanning products as certified with Connections. in ref to:
over 3 years ago in 13. Other 0 No Plans to Implement

Sync_all_dns by LDAP Group

An organization has a large number of LDAP profiles, which causes sync_all_dns to take an extended period to run. However, only a subset of users in one LDAP group use Connections. Sync_all_dns would be much more efficient if it could be run again...
over 3 years ago in 04. Profiles 2 No Plans to Implement

Adding touchpoint customization

Making customization possible so that for example:- new people can "invite for my network" instead of only following.- add information to "background"- add links to "blog link"
almost 4 years ago in 01. General/Multiple Areas 1 No Plans to Implement

Connections Mobile App: Show content depending on the type of device (private or business)

In our company less than 50% of the employees do have a business smartphone. We use Microsoft Intune to manage our business devices. Now we would really like to provide the app to private phones as well but with limited content. From private phone...
almost 4 years ago in 11. Mobile 2 No Plans to Implement

possibility to add a document bookmark (anchor) in wikis with

Users cannot set document bookmarks in a wiki using the editor. If you edit a wiki page and click on + icon the "Bookmark" button is not available but exists in blogs, forums, etc. Our users request it. The users need the functionality ...
almost 4 years ago in 01. General/Multiple Areas 2 No Plans to Implement

Enlarging the number of excel data (XLSX) which can be previewed

The file viewer should allow a bigger amount to data to be previewed. That is we would like to enhance the 1024 column limitation Currently supported features :
almost 4 years ago in 07. Docs/File Viewer 1 No Plans to Implement

Externals / Visitors should be able to be owners of restricted (external) communities

In our company we do have for example externals which provide application support within Connections. That's why it would be great if they could edit forum entries, use @-mentions for community members, ...
almost 4 years ago in 02. Communities 2 No Plans to Implement

Displayname of external user in a survey answer

Hello is it possible to see the Displayname of the external user against the loginname or emailadresse in a survey answer in the webfrontend.
almost 4 years ago in 05. Blogs/Wikis/Forums/Activities 0 No Plans to Implement