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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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Enable Guest Users in Connections Cloud and ICEC SaaS

Many prospecto clients request the possibility to have a public Information regarding communities and announcements without a registered user, and manage Information as common Community with registered users for other kind of Information. Right no...
almost 5 years ago in 10. Engagement Center 1 No Plans to Implement

Possibility to add widgets to Orient Me

We want to have the possibility to add widgets to Orient Me like we could on the old homepage on the right side (Recommendations, To Dos, Events) in order to show e.g. trending topics (separate self-developed report that shows what's currently tre...
about 3 years ago in 06. Orient Me/Homepage 0 No Plans to Implement

Improve the performance of the communitymembership social analytics indexing

We have a large Connections deployment, with over 400,000 communities, many with over 100,000 members. The communitymembership task, if indexed daily takes 4.5+ hours. If we do it weekly, it can take over 16 hours to complete. This makes it diffic...
over 3 years ago in 13. Other 0 No Plans to Implement

Option to create a list of Files/Folders

Currently it's not possible to create a list of files/folders from the apps Files/Folders or Libraries in Community's similar to for instance the old fashioned DIR-command you can use to list files/folders for a local hard drive or networkdrive.
almost 4 years ago in 01. General/Multiple Areas 2 No Plans to Implement

Implement scheduled backup of ICEC pages for ICEC-Cloud

IBM Connections Engagement Center (ICEC) allows to run scheduled backups of your ICEC pages. We need this feature in the cloud. When you work with ICEC pages and template-inheritance it might happen that you "destroy" one or multiple pages by mist...
almost 5 years ago in 10. Engagement Center 2 No Plans to Implement

Enable sharing of folders on lower levels

Sharing of folders is only possible on highest level. As an owner you need to give access to the parent folder in order to make people access the ones on lower hierarchies. We would like to be able to share a folder from personal space on a lower ...
almost 5 years ago in 03. Files 0 No Plans to Implement

Provide Docs templates to start with

please provide a handful of templates a user can choose from when starting a new file. Plain Docs files don’t look very good and their paragraph styles are terrible. Be careful regarding styles to work for non-English languages too. I.e. a Czech d...
almost 5 years ago in 07. Docs/File Viewer 0 No Plans to Implement

Allow for the default configuration of file folders to be sorted only by name

Change the default behavior of Folders so they are sorted by name
almost 5 years ago in 03. Files 2 No Plans to Implement

Develop redirect-Activities API for Activities PLus

Activities Plus / Boards is a great addon to Connections, but companies have developed own tools/custumization to the "old" activities based on the REST API. With Activities Plus there is a new API which means reprogramming all the other internal ...
almost 3 years ago in 05. Blogs/Wikis/Forums/Activities 2 No Plans to Implement

Display files without folder association in Community folder view as files in root folder

Currently it is hardly possible to distinguish between files that are placed in a specific folder and files that are only visible in the Files view of the Community library (files that have been uploaded directly to the Files section), since all C...
almost 4 years ago in 02. Communities 0 No Plans to Implement