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  1. The ability to push information to specific apps on specific sites

    It would be great if you could have an app that would give you the ability to force something to specific apps in subsite, or be able to choose which sites would get the info.

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    All of our school site have a multimedia rotator on them, currently to add something to that we have to touch each individual subsite (approx. 230 subsites) If we had a a central app where we could upload a photo and information and then push it out to all those sites or a selection of them it would be awesome. This could also work…

    7 votes
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  2. Option to turn pagination on and off per staff directory app

    under options have a checkbox or radio button to turn on and off pagination. There are some directories we would like all records on one page instead of splitting among many.

    7 votes
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  3. Add fax field to Staff Directory app

    School nurses, guidance, and other staff members provide fax numbers to users so documents such as shot records, etc. can be faxed to the appropriate staff member or office.

    6 votes
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  4. Deactivate apps

    It would be great if we could deactivate apps without removing them entirely from their page. Remember that an app was already created and having to go find it in the App Manager for that section/workspace is cumbersome and not intuitive.

    6 votes
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  5. Add the ability to have a thumbnail image as part of the Link Library and File Library

    You really need to add the ability to add a thumbnail or accent image to the Link Librbayr and File Library apps. Especially as we are moving to adaptive content and the flex editor is not adaptive.

    6 votes
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  6. Content Accordion App

    Please add the option to display a line between items in the Content Accordion App. If you have a lot of items, they tend to start running together, and a line separating them would be much clearer to the reader.

    5 votes
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  7. show app name on page

    PLEASE -- if we enter an APP NAME in the field, add a check box to show the app name on the page as well. Otherwise, I have to keep going into App Options to check this box. PLEASE ADD an toggle box to show app name on page or not. This would greatly help in the speed of creating pages!!

    5 votes
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  8. Add security to email addresses beyond the obfuscate

    Add captcha to the email submission hyperlinks to thwart phishing attempts. Also, display the email address as an image to prevent screen scraping or just show the envelope instead of the email address.

    5 votes
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  9. Customize App Default Settings

    It would be nice to be able to customize and set our own app default settings. The defaults WCM has chosen aren't always appropriate for me, so I spend lots of time constantly picking "Show App name on my page," or unchecking "display bullet". If we could set those defaults ourselves, that would help tremendously -- a huge time saver and keep all site pages looking the same.

    5 votes
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  10. Microsoft OneDrive Folder app

    Many schools support multiple cloud services i.e. Microsoft O365 and Google GSuite. It would be nice if Schoolwires would develop a OneDrive app as they did for Google. In this day and age you should be developing features for both cloud services.

    5 votes
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  11. Ability to modify input fields in Staff Directory App

    We would like the ability to modify the text that currently says "View Website" when we input a URL. For example, we might prefer this to say, "View Bio."

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  12. More table app options

    I just used the table app for the first time, and it's pretty cool. However, I found some limitations that I really wasn't expecting. There doesn't seem to be any way to merge cells, customize borders, adjust size, change cell or text color, and so on. It'd be cool to be able to do all that.

    And I reckon that a lot of those options might not be available because of the app's Set Table Options doing all the heavy lifting to keep things responsive, but maybe you could add some more customization in there.

    5 votes
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  13. Add find and replace option when working in code view on a page

    Content App

    It would be hugely helpful to have a find and replace function that could be used in code/html window. I have a page with maybe a hundred archived links that are full urls, and I need to change them all, but just the domain part. I end up copying all the code into dreamweaver, doing what I need then pasting it back into the code window.

    5 votes
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  14. calendar export to csv

    Calendar should be able to exported as a csv. Exporting to ICS and then csv is problematic and causes weird data changes. We need to supply this data to other vendors. Currently, we have to enter in two systems to accomplish what we need.

    4 votes
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  15. Hyperlink to the App Showroom when editing a webpage

    It would be helpful to have a "Learn about Apps" hyperlink near the bottom of the "Create New... Apps" section in an Edit window.

    The hyperlink would open a new web browser tab taking the user to Blackboard's App Showroom at https://cerc.blackboard.com/appshowroom

    This would allow for a one-click opportunity to learn more about an App you may want to use when editing a webpage before actually inserting the App into a page (see what it will look like, view the fields it has to offer, look though its PDF Guide for details, etc.)

    4 votes
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  17. Allow simple Slideshow display throughout the template

    Only on the homepage can you show a slideshow without the ribbon of thumbnails below. Can you allow an option to display slideshows throughout the site to simply rotate through slideshow images (without the black background and thumbnails beneath)? That way, we could rotate images on admission pages, or to display text-only messages...

    4 votes
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  18. Fix the "clear formatting" option

    In the content app, if I have text that was either pasted from Microsoft Word or that migrated from an old site (in our case, SchoolWorld), it comes with formatting that is not accessibility-compliant. I am trying to use the Clear Formatting option and it does nothing. The HTML code remains the same before and after I click the toolbar icon. We really could use this feature to work properly!

    4 votes
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  19. Create additional app layouts

    Create additional options for page layouts or allow users to create custom page layout options.

    4 votes
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  20. Increase size of editor window for Embed Code and simliar (New Page Editor)

    In the new Page Editor (as of 2.18), when you edit apps like the Embed Code, you get a window over only the add apps portion of the screen.
    On smaller screens, this can insufferably tiny and frustrating to edit! Could we make that so that could open like the Content app editor, or at least be resizable?

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