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  1. Fonctionnality / For local account (local authentication), add a "recover password" feature

    For local account (local authentication), add a "recover password" feature

    25 votes
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    • Sorting Search Results

      Search results should be sorted by relevance by default, and alternate options to sort them by tenancy, date added etc. should be present.

      22 votes
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      • Group Join Request option for visible groups

        Visible groups should have the option of sending a group join request to the group manager. This request should be visible in activity feed and email notifications of all managers of the group.

        19 votes
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        • add the facility to create folders within folders

          At the moment this doesn't seem to be possible but would be useful

          19 votes
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            planned  ·  2 comments  ·  Admin →
          • 17 votes
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            • Fonctionnality / Add a global live chat between individuals

              Add a global live chat between individuals (without having to use an Etherpad document to do so)

              17 votes
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              • 15 votes
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                • 15 votes
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                  • Make it clearer which universities are on the OAE

                    At the moment I can't see who has a tenancy and who doesn't.

                    14 votes
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                    • provide some way to be able to delete groups

                      There doesn't seem to be any way to delete groups, as things stand. Groups are easy enough to create, which is nice, but I've now created lots of throwaway groups for testing or other transient purposes, and there's quite a bit of clutter I now seem to be stuck with.

                      14 votes
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                      • Creating next and back buttons when looking through libraries

                        be able to look through libraries of photos or documents with ease

                        13 votes
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                        • Make it possible to attach tags or keywords to content, which could also be used to filter searches

                          Tagging is controversial, there are many rival implementations of the concept, which are not always used or useful where they appear. And yet after conceding all this there still seems to be a need to provide descriptive or classifying metadata for content, which can then be used to scaffold searches or browsing.

                          12 votes
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                          • Highlight updates in collab docs

                            If somebody is editing a collab doc, I get a notification for the same. But I have no way to determine what has changed in the collab doc. Some kind of versioning or highlighting what has changed would be great.

                            11 votes
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                            • 10 votes
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                              • Navigation / Make it possible for a user to edit their comments

                                Make it possible for a user to edit their comments (within a reasonable time range: from 30 to 40s after submitting it)

                                10 votes
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                                • Allow comments to be liked

                                  It might be useful if it was possible for comments to be liked

                                  9 votes
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                                  • Tagging another user in a comment

                                    Tagging another user in a comment - User mention should be introduced to draw a user's attention. Also, if someone replies to my comment, a notification should be sent to me appropriately, that the user xyz has responded to your comment.

                                    8 votes
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                                    • Navigation / Add the date and time in the notifications ....

                                      Add the date and time in the notifications "popup menu" (megaphone) or simply "today", "yesterday", "One week ago", "in the past month", ...

                                      8 votes
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                                      • Breadcrumb Navigation Support

                                        I had a discussion with Nicolaas about this earlier this year and still think this is an important feature for OAE. The current way of navigation can be quite confusing. Thanks.

                                        6 votes
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                                        • Option to edit a comment should be introduced

                                          Option to edit a comment should be introduced, and user should be able to delete/edit their comments only, and not have these privileges on other user's comments.

                                          6 votes
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