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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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Make "Files Folder Tree" scalable

With us, the question and the desire to scale up the folder structure in the Files application always comes up. This is possible in the Wikis application since Version 6CR5. Users can move the left navigation bar independently of the actual wiki c...
about 3 years ago in 03. Files 0 Future Consideration

Support IBM Installation Manager v 1.9. with Connections

At this time still the old v1.8.5, packaged with the Connections installation is supported. Please test and support the newer IIM v1.9 asap.In ref to this IBM Technote-
over 3 years ago in 08. Third Party Integration 0 Future Consideration

Transfer of WIKIs

Transfering WIKI-Pages from users HOME into a WIKI of a community is just possible with cut & paste for a 'normal' user. Why not 'right click' on the high-Level WIKI-Page and choosing 'COPY' ? Going into the WIKI of the community, 'right clic...
over 5 years ago in 05. Blogs/Wikis/Forums/Activities 1 Future Consideration

Additional role “readers” for Community members

Currently Connections only offers the roles “owners” and “members”. For “members” permissions for files can be switched between editor and reader, but this applies to all Community members with the "members" role. An additional role “readers” that...
over 5 years ago in 02. Communities 1 Future Consideration

Profile Telephone Number as clickable link

In the connections profile pages of each user the phone numbers are regular text. The idea we have is, to transform this numbers into an hyperlink --> <a href="tel:+499123456789">01235644</a> so that a soft-phone or on a smartphone ...
about 2 years ago in 04. Profiles 2 Future Consideration

Rename Pinned to Favorites in Files

The "Pinned" term is confusing and incorrect. A pinned item usually refers to something that is automatically shown at the top of the list (like it is used in forums for instance) but in Files "Pinned" files are listed in a separate view. This beh...
almost 6 years ago in 03. Files 0 Future Consideration

Fix "HTML source" not highlighted using advcode plugin in wikis

In blogs, the TinyMCE advcode plugin is activated when clicking on "HTML source" in the editor. This improves the editor experience significant with features like syntax highlighting, intellisense, tab-usage. It works in all applications but not i...
over 4 years ago in 05. Blogs/Wikis/Forums/Activities 0 Future Consideration

Initial creator of Wiki page should not recieve email notifications if the community manager changed

f an user creates a Wiki page, he/ she is the only one who receives e-mail notifications of when comments are posted or when people like the Wiki pages.  Even if they moved on from the role — they still receive those emails as they were the ones w...
over 3 years ago in 02. Communities 0 Future Consideration

Owners of a Community should not automatically be owners of a Sub-Community

When someone is the owner of a parent community, he cannot be removed from a subcommunity.We think that should be possible.
over 4 years ago in 02. Communities 0 Future Consideration

Handle confidentiality for sharing files via link from closed community

With CR4 sharing a file via link has been introduced. While this is a great way of sharing files from communities as well as the Files application, this feature can become an issue once a file is shared from a closed community. Sharing a file via...
about 5 years ago in 01. General/Multiple Areas 0 Future Consideration