Welcome to the IBM 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 IBM 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.

For more information and upcoming events, please visit our IBM Connections page.


IBM Connections Plug-in for Office - under certain scenario ribbon quick access buttons gets greyed out

Please change how the initialization calls made by connections office plug-in so that ribbon actions won't depends if the ribbon is being visited first.

  • Avatar32.5fb70cce7410889e661286fd7f1897de Guest
  • Apr 17 2019
  • Under review
  • Attach files
  • Avatar40.8f183f721a2c86cd98fddbbe6dc46ec9
    Guest commented
    17 Apr 13:24

    To expand on the idea, it is possible to pin buttons from the Connections Office ribbon to the Quick Access ribbon in Office.  Some Connections ribbon buttons require that the Connections ribbon be fully initialized before they will work.  This means a user must visit the Connections ribbon before using those buttons in the Quick Access.  The suggestion is to re-work the plugin initialization so that the buttons could be used without visiting the Connections ribbon