Questions tagged [feature-request]

You have an idea for a new feature, or for a change to the existing functionality.

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“Direct Messaging” Tag

Could someone create a "Direct Messaging" tag? This would be different from "Private Messaging" (although there isn't one of these either.) There is very little documentation by Salesforce around ...
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StackSalesforce twitter account not tweeting

I follow StackSalesforce on Twitter religiously, but since last few days haven't seen any of the SFSE tweets, is the Integration broken? The last tweet was on May 16 2019.
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Can you make a tag mandatory to set?

I recently asked if an automation can be implemented which would add certain tags if other specific tags have been set. Since it is not possible to implement I have a different approach i would like ...
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Automated tag additions

Recently I started to edit the tags of questions because they often miss crucial parts like [marketing-cloud]. Is there an option to set these kind of attributes automated? Some examples where you ...
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Enable automatic syntax highlighting for JavaScript

The question lightning:navigation to record edit page not working when there is an record update before it is tagged javascript but syntax highlighting was not applied to the code block. I suggested ...
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Turning downvotes into an additional opportunity for engagement [WIP]

This is a draft of a post I'm planning to make over on the main SO meta. Fleshing it out here and looking for feedback because, even though I've been here for over 3 years, being downvoted into ...
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Line numbers and Color highlight is not visible in Code Block

Why I can not see line numbers? Why I can see color highlighting on some posts but not all?
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Can we have a video tutorial on SFSE that will help for newbies to get start with?

I mean we can show a video on sign up, which will show all com unity guidelines to new users. I think this will really help people to understand the ecosystem of SFSE. As I am also new here(I joined 9 ...
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Merge Tags: findduplicates and Duplicates-management

ATTN : Mods The find Duplicates has a single question related, and it can/should be merged with the Duplicaes-management tag
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New tag: “personalization-builder” for SFSE (not meta)

I was wondering if we could have a new tag for marketing cloud's personalization builder. I got many question in that area but i cannot mark it properly. The Tag predictive intelligence and einstein ...
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Accepting answers for other peoples questions

Why isn't it possible for either the moderators or users with very high reputation to be able to mark an answer as Accepted after a certain period of time? Because there seems to be loads of ...
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Hyperlink Colour or Underline

I find it very hard (verging on impossible) to tell if there is a link in the text of questions on Salesforce Exchange. Would it be possible to either: a) increase the contrast of the link colour vs ...
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Question that answers my question doesn't show up in search

I asked a question and it was flagged as a duplicate, and linked to another question. The other question did have the answer I was looking for, but the question was really very different. My question ...
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lightning-components tag: syntax highlighting

For now, only the Apex tag highlights formatted code. With the raise of the Lightning experience adoption, I saw a lot of questions lately only referring Lightning components developement. So, some ...
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Migrating Questions Best Suited for other forums

In other forums, there seems to be an option to ask for question to be migrated in to more appropriate forum but I can't to find it here. Am I missing a trick or does SFSE not have this?
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Getting links to open in a new tab [duplicate]

Is it possible to have this as a feature request? Find it annoying to have to right click to open a link in a new tab. Is it possible to have all links set to "target=blank"?
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New tag for Lightning Console App

I couldn't find a tag for questions on Lightning Console Apps. Is it possible to create a new tag for the same or is it because it's still in Beta version that the tag is not present in SFSE?
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Navbar settings

Possible to have the Navbar in a fixed position as in https://stackoverflow.com/ ? I believe it is useful to have it in the view when scrolling down long posts, anyone else have an opinion on this?
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New Badge suggestion - Bounty Hunter [closed]

So, bounty's are great and all but many times they are more involved and time consuming to answer. Many times the bounty offer is not enough to attract interest / participation or the question itself ...
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Can I flag a Wrong downVote/UpVote?

I have observed that people do down voting to question/answer so as to improved quality but there can be scenario like it is not appropriate, is there any facility available on SFSE so that one can ...
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Is there a way to choose if you use the Badge Hammer or not

Having the badge hammer is a bit of a double edge sword. There are times when you may think a question has a duplicate but are not sure. Especially during review... It would be nice if there was an ...
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Review low quality questions: What to choose for people asking to do their work

People often flag questions as low quality when the person didn't try anything already and is asking the community to do their work. So when I try to review theses questions, I have these ...
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Add New tag “lightning-out” in SFSE

I see lot of question being asked on Lightning Out and every time users post such questions, many don't add the information that Lightning Component is run inside a VF container only few does it, and ...
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Down Vote Time Limits

There are times where a question does not have enough information and the question is down voted. During the time the user is editing the post several other users come along and down vote as well. By ...
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Add an “outdated version” custom close reason

Related to: Close Question For Being Too Old? Let's add a custom close reason for questions on an outdated version of the Salesforce platform! (Not a question that is based on old-but-accessible ...
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Removing Flags from posts

I made a boo-boo today, while reviewing posts I misread an answer and I flagged it as "not an answer"... a second later I realized what I did and tried to rescind the flag, only to find out I couldn't....
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Move to Stack Overflow for its new Documentation feature?

As you all may or may not know, Stack Exchange just released a Documentation feature that allows users to share and generate general information on how to work with different technologies on Stack ...
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Request changing the logo from “Salesforce Stack Exchange” to “Salesforce.com Stack Exchange”

Title is self explanatory. People can misunderstand Salesforce as "Sales Force." Here is an example of a misunderstanding on SFSE: https://salesforce.stackexchange.com/questions/129523/why-do-game-...
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Hyperlinks to open in New Tab/Window

While posting a question or an answer with hyperlinks, there is no option to let the hyperlink open in a new tab/window. It would be super useful if there is a checkbox "Open Hyperlink in New Tab/...
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Way to notify Question Owner to mark the answer as Best Answer

I see a lot of questions in the site which have been answered but the answer is NOT marked as Best answer by the OP. I feel there is a need "to notify/prompt the OP" to know that he/she forgot to ...
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Move Discussion To Chat More Preemptively?

I know I can type [chat] in a comment and it will link to the chat rooms in general. I also know that, after a lot of back-and-forth in comments, a link will come up to Move this discussion to chat ...
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Feature Request - Can we have a Picklist for 'Expertise in Matter' while creating a question?

Can we have a Picklist for 'Expertise in Matter' with values something like 'Beginner', 'Intermediate', 'Expert' , 'Casual' while raising new Questions in Forum? This will help to understand - what ...
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Can we ask questions which generate degree of opinion on SFSE meta?

I have seen few closed questions which would result answers based entirely on opinions. But expert opinion will definitely help lots of newbies. A budding developer may seek opinion on Preferred ...
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Known-Grammars Syntax Highlighting

I would love to have JS, HTML and XML syntax highlighting. Unlike Apex or Visualforce, there is a known grammar for those and they're working fine on other SE sites. Is this an option? Related to: ...
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UI glitches of SFSE in Firefox and Chrome and missing filter at User

As of today, I notice some small UI bugs here in SFSE. In the black header-bar on the top, there are additional text-links which are breaking the layout. I have cleared the browser cache, but did not ...
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Create a private group in stackexchange

How do I create a private group in this stackExchange? I have more than 100 reputation, I want to create a private group how?
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Display a number near the review link [duplicate]

I think it would be nice to have a number between parenthesis near the review link to know how many review tasks are available. Something like this : review (2) At the moment we have to go to the ...
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Better questions should be featured in the tour

If you hop over to the tour, you'll see that Is it possible to Remove fields using Change Sets deployment? is the featured question. Single sentence question, single sentence answer. Meeeeeeeeeeh. I ...
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Enable Syntax Highlighting together with a new design

Is it possible to enable syntax highlighting (which is actually works on the SO) and a new design at the same time? I think it would be very cool!
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Is it possible to Favorite / Bookmark an Answer?

I know that we can favorite / bookmark a Question which is very useful for me as I can go back to that quickly from my profile. But is it possible to Favorite an Answer the same way ? If a question ...
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Possible to have a sticky section?

I'm not sure if it's possible with StackExchange's current UI/model, but do you think it would be helpful for both new users and or existing users to have a list of common websites such as the ...
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2 Accounts should be merged - StackOverflow and Salesforce

I have 2 accounts.. one in StackOverflow and Salesforce. Both should be combined. can we already do it? How? Any option? Few of my questions are in Salesforce and others in stackOverflow. Even my ...
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Require identifiers for SFSE users

I'm happy that we have so many people posting, but I'd like to turn this into a real community. There are some people with aliases that are non-name-related, but who have profiles with their real name ...
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Ban the “void” tag?

We've been hit with some Russian spam recently. https://salesforce.stackexchange.com/questions/tagged/void I've almost run out of the spam flags by now so maybe a quick idea - let's ban the [void] ...
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CALL FOR ACTION: Increase traffic by bringing over stackoverflow [salesforce] questions

I had a thought after seeing how another site was implemented. It seems the "Pro Webmaster StackExchange" site has the ability to migrate topics from the generic "stackoverflow" site. This would ...
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Badge progress for all badges

Is there a way to see the progress for the all badges available? For example i want to know when i will get a "Popular Question" badge - so i need to explore all my questions and take a look at all ...
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stack alert notifier for multiple browsers

I am not sure if I am the last, but I am sure there may be many here who might not know there is a cool stack alert extension available. The alert extension sits in the top corner of the browser that ...
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Is there any plan on making comments as rich text

Today I commented in the answers column and was pointed out that it is a wrong process. Just curious to know if comments would be made a rich text too so that line breaks code highlight and other ...
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Merge TAG + synonym : sites and sites.com

EDIT: With your comments: There will be the following synonyms: two tags: force.com-sites site.com The questions tagged as: sites should be retagged accordingly The sites will be blocked for ...
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Suggest a TAG synonym: SSO and merge

I Don't have enough rep to suggest it, but I think it's needed: sso should be a synonym for: single-sign-on