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To ease communication, please add a link to send a PM to the user when I hover over the userid.  See the words in red in the screenshot below.  Currently, we have to view the profile page before we can send a PM to the user. send pm.png ...
Idea by pkh | 25 Mar 2014 | 0 comments
As a result of numerous requests from users, a new feature has been introduced to Symantec Connect to allow users to mark multiple answers as the solution.  Previously, users can only mark one answer as the solution.  To split the solution among a number ...
Article by pkh | 05 Aug 2013 | 2 comments
I sent a PM to an Admn who is away on holiday and has activated her auto-response.  This auto-response changes the title of the PM in my In-box to "Auto response from xxx". I think the title of the PM in the In-box should not be changed ...
Idea by pkh | 28 Dec 2012 | 0 comments
Currently, all e-mails from Connect notifying you that you have private message have the same title, "New private message at Symantec Connect Community".  To see who it is from and what it is all about, you would have to display the body of the ...
Idea by pkh | 23 Sep 2012 | 0 comments
Currently, all notification e-mails from Connect have the same title "Symantec Connect Community Digest".  If you are a member of a few groups or subscribe to a couple of discussions/blogs/articles, then it is very difficult to tell which ...
Idea by pkh | 22 Sep 2012 | 0 comments
In BE 2012, disk storage is managed by DLM.  Backup sets are kept for a variety of reasons, e.g. being part of a backup chain, the last recovery point, etc.  It would be useful to be able to display these reasons somewhere in the UI.  This will enable ...
Idea by pkh | 20 Aug 2012 | 0 comments
If you are using the full backup + incremental backup scheme to backup your folder/server and you restore your full backup + incremental backups, you will find that your resultant folder/server will contain all the files that has been previously deleted. ...
Article by pkh | 13 Jun 2012 | 0 comments
The new command-line interface to BE 2012 is based on Powershell which is a rich scripting language.  It has the ability to pass objects from one cmdlet to another.  This ability can speed up some tasks.  BEMCLI is also easier to use than its ...
Article by pkh | 14 May 2012 | 5 comments
For scheduled jobs, there is often a need to skip the next run and then carry on with the schedule.  This feature is missing in BE 2012.  Do bring it back. Yes, bring it back! Or at Yes, bring it back! Or at least a way to cancel individual ...
Idea by pkh | 14 Mar 2012 | 1 comment
In previous versions of BE, for jobs generated from policies, there is an Edit Next Run option.  This is extremely useful for making one-time amendments to the next run of the jobs.  For example, I have a pre-command to import tapes in my policy ...
Idea by pkh | 14 Mar 2012 | 8 comments