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HCL Connections Mobile
Welcome to the HCL Connections Mobile documentation, where you can find help to configure and administer HCL Connections Mobile. HCL Connections is social networking software designed for the workplace. Its features help you to establish dynamic networks that connect you to the people and information you need to achieve your business goals.
Use the HCL Connections mobile app to perform common tasks from a mobile device.
Accessibility features for HCL Connections™ iOS mobile app
Accessibility features help users who have a disability, such as restricted mobility or limited vision, to use information technology products successfully.
Configuring security for Mobile
You can secure devices that access Connections content using the Connections mobile app.
Configuring File Sync for mobile
Enable File Sync and configure file synchronization properties.
Push Notifications
Users will receive push notifications on their mobile device if it is enabled for the Connections mobile app.
Using links to launch or configure Connections Mobile
Help users to log in to the HCL Connections™ mobile app by using links to launch or configure the server and user information.
Customizing Mobile
Change the appearance of the Connections mobile app.
If your users log in to a HCL Connections™ Social Cloud server, there are mobile configuration properties that you can customize for the cloud environment.
Mobile app configuration properties for HCL Connections™ Social Cloud
Configuration properties control how users can interact with the Connections mobile app.
Enabling token based authentication
HCL Connections Cloud administrators can enable token based authentication for their Connections Mobile for iOS and Android users. This allows the Connections mobile app to use secure tokens for authentication instead of a user ID and password and provides support for single sign on with federated companies using an Identity Provider.
Deep Linking support for Connections Mobile
Understand how the HCL Connections™ Mobile app handles deep linking features that direct to content hosted in HCL Connections™ Social Cloud.
Certificate Pinning for HCL Connections™ Social Cloud
The HCL Connections mobile app implements certificate pinning when connecting an account to HCL Connections Social Cloud.
Depending on the version of HCL Connections™ that your organization is using, there are specific configuration properties that you can customize for the mobile environment.
Mobile configuration properties for HCL Connections™ 6.5
Configuration properties in the mobile-config.xml file control how users can interact with the Connections mobile app.
Changing Mobile configuration property values
Modify the configuration properties in the mobile-config.xml file to control how users can interact with the Connections Mobile native app.
Configuring Push Notifications for Mobile
Enable notifications to be sent to mobile users about Connections events.
Configuring HTTP Proxy support for Push Notifications for Mobile
Enable notifications to be sent to mobile users about Connections events.
Configuring OAuth 2.0 token-based authentication
Connections Mobile supports OAuth 2.0 token-based authentication using the internet standard RFC 6749 – The OAuth 2.0 Authorization Framework. Because Connections Mobile is a public application available on public app stores, it implements the Authorization Code Grant Flow to an Authorization Server.
Depending on the version of HCL Connections™ that your organization is using, there are specific configuration properties that you can customize for the mobile environment.
Mobile configuration properties for HCL Connections™ 6.0
Configuration properties in the mobile-config.xml file control how users can interact with the Connections mobile app.
Changing Mobile configuration property values
Modify the configuration properties in the mobile-config.xml file to control how users can interact with the Connections Mobile native app.
Configuring Push Notifications for Mobile
Enable notifications to be sent to mobile users about Connections events.
Configuring HTTP Proxy support for Push Notifications for Mobile
Enable notifications to be sent to mobile users about Connections events.
Configuring OAuth 2.0 token-based authentication
Connections Mobile supports OAuth 2.0 token-based authentication using the internet standard RFC 6749 – The OAuth 2.0 Authorization Framework. Because Connections Mobile is a public application available on public app stores, it implements the Authorization Code Grant Flow to an Authorization Server.
Depending on the version of HCL Connections™ that your organization is using, there are specific configuration properties that you can customize for the mobile environment.
Mobile configuration properties for HCL Connections™ 5.5
Configuration properties in the mobile-config.xml file control how users can interact with the Connections mobile app.
Changing Mobile configuration property values
Modify the configuration properties in the mobile-config.xml file to control how users can interact with the Connections Mobile native app.
Configuring Push Notifications for Mobile
Enable notifications to be sent to mobile users about Connections events.
Configuring HTTP Proxy support for Push Notifications for Mobile
Enable notifications to be sent to mobile users about Connections events.