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Orient Me: Make it possible to add a public community you neither follow nor are a member of to the "Important To Me" bar.
CURRENT FUNCTIONALITY: In Orient Me, it's not possible to add communities to Important To Me (ITM) bar that you are not a member of.
STEPS TO REPRODUCE: 1. Go into orient me and click on the + button in the Important to me bar. 2. Search for a community that you are NOT a member of. => Nothing is found.
REQUESTED FUNCTIONALITY: Request so that any community (except restricted ones that you are not a member of) can be found by and added to the important to me bar.
REASON FOR CHANGE: It's currently possible to add any profile to the ITM bar (doesn't matter if you follow this person or not or if it's a network contact). We expect the same behavior for people and communities. That is: I can add anything independent of the fact if I am a member of the community.
MORE INFO: There was a Support Ticket open for this -> TS001079746. The issue was sent to L3 and the following internal ticket was opened: https://github.ibm.com/connections/connections-planning/issues/9724 Development reviewed and deemed it as Working As Designed.