Questions tagged [collaboration]

Where teams work together at one task, e.g. the same document or code, the piece of software used must be able handling that. Use this tag if that's a requirement to the software you're looking for.

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A “google docs” for flow charts?

I have a project that requires many people working together on a large flowchart with a few thousand entries. There are many flowchart software (or website) out there but is there any that allows you ...
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Is there a collaborative email program targeted to corporate communications departments?

We have a communications team that needs to share a mailbox on both PC and mobile devices. They have been using a common Exchange account and Outlook with a shared password but we've made an effort to ...
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Create collaborative feedback

Do you know if there's a website that allows us to create a collaborative form with a commenting and vote/like system (just as you can see here, on facebook or reddit) ? I end up here after searching ...
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Use NeoVim in collaboration with other editors in realtime?

I'm a NeoVim user and would like to be able to collaborate in real time with users of other editors, ala pair programming. I am aware of Floobits which is a proprietary system that includes plugins ...
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Are there any free or relatively cheap remote classroom software applications?

Does anyone know any good free or relatively cheap remote classroom software? I want to be able to have training sessions with multiple students and have a working session where I can monitor ...
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What cloud storage/syncing tools will meet our needs?

I am a partner in a small business. Currently we have one office with a shared computer, and we both work from home on our personal computers. We use a single account with iDrive Sync to store all ...
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What are some open source social/collaboration solutions that could be integrated within an application?

We want an opensource solution that could provide us most of the social/collaboration features(commenting, sharing, liking etc on our data) and could be integrated with our architecture of the app(...
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Online system for collaboration between people that do not know each other

At some research place I am working recently, there are many people from different research backgrounds and expertises. I have been assigned the task of building a team from all of them and achieve a ...
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Collaborative Vulnerability Assessment / Penetration Test Tool Suggestions

I am in the process of evaluating Infobyte's Faraday tool and putting it into use for pentesting and collaboration with my colleagues. The idea is great but the app seems to be in the early stages of ...
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Collaborative text editor for integration into existing website

I'm looking for a collaborative editor for integrating into an existing website. The editor needs to have: version tracking, so as to see changes committed by each user to a doc Instant messaging ...
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Collaborative Network Documentation per site

Does anyone know of any good software or solution, for managing network documentation, like diagrams, ip address for devices, contact info, passwords on a per site basis? I can't seem to find anything,...
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Visual Studio pair programming

There are many plugins for other editors that allow for two people to work on a project together in real-time. For example, Saros (for Eclipse), Floobits (for many) and many for Atom. Is there ...
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Solution to let employees modify information displayed on big television

I work in an office environment and have two 42 inch TVs connected to my computer as additional monitors. I'm looking for some kind of software that will allow both myself and the other three ...
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Online rich text editor that allows collaborative commenting and track changes of markdown files

I want to be able to modify a markdown document locally, while my collaborators can work on it in a rich text editor online via file sharing (e.g. powered by GitHub or Dropbox). The rich text version ...
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Open-Source alternative for Adobe Connect

I wish to run a server and a service for holding some webinars and remote class. But for many reasons I prefer to just you open-source software or online services. The features I am looking for are: ...
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Online collaborative list without registration

I'm in a food co-op that has a grocery store. When some product is missing and we need to order more, we write the name of the product on a whiteboard in the store. Then the people operating the shift ...
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Rapid web/app development tool for creating mockups

I'm trying to find a tool (if such a thing exists) to help in a team brainstorming session. We're trying to develop either websites (and / or) mobile apps. We're developing mockup sketches/drawings ...
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How to monitor file/folder changes made while offline?

We are 4 friends, working on a project. Everyone works separately on a computer (Windows), and all the files are stored in a shared network drive in one of the PCs. We want to monitor the changes ...
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What is an open-source alternative to the Atlassian suite of products (Confluence, JIRA, etc.)?

I've periodically searched for an open-source alternative to the awesome suite of Atlassian products and always come up nearly empty. This time, the only option that seemed to exist is Tiki Wiki CMS ...
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Good tools for collaborative review and approval?

We're trying to launch a podcast series. We have a 5-person team and at least a dozen interviews in the can. We're finding it difficult to keep track of versioning and edit suggestions because we ...
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Looking for a software that does edit suggestions and discussions per line

I run a team of translators, where we work on text files (similar to txt). After the translation and editing work is done, each team member looks for mistakes and suggests fixes. The Editor can ...
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Self-hosted collaboration like Trello

Due to privacy and data security guidelines I need to switch my team collaboration over to something self-hosted. Can anyone recommend the right tool for a scenario like this: Self hosted, open-...
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Private Web app for a couple, similar to social networks and team communication tools (self-hosted & free/libre)

I’m looking for a Web app which two people can use to plan their free time together and share parts of their lives with each other. A platform for a couple or best friends. For the fun, not for the ...
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Tool to comment and discuss code without modifying it

I'm looking for a tool I can use to leave comments on a codebase without having to change the code itself. I think something like this would make it easier to have developer discussions along the ...
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Several persons/companies sharing one conference room - Which web app for reservations?

My company owns two conference rooms that are sometimes used by other companies as well. At the moment, 15 people can book the room using an Excel sheet on Dropbox. One room is green, the other one ...
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Manage OSM points online

I have around 1000 points in an Excel file with coordinates and notes on them. These are customers we visit. Now in the past I managed that list and occationally converted it to GPX to import them as ...
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Free aternative to Titanpad.com that supports programming languages

For those who don't know what Titanpad.com is, check it out. TitanPad is a nice, real time, online document editing and collaboration tool that helps you quickly collaborate on text documents with ...
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Office network instant messenger recommendation? [duplicate]

We're looking at expanding our office, which will mean that we'll have to separate offices. This will make communication a bit more difficult, because any time we have a question, we'll need to rely ...
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Collaborative reading of a PDF (+ chat)

I'm looking for a software (or a site) [or even a combination of many] where two people can collaborate by reading a PDF where anyone can underline things and highlight them, while at the same time ...
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Collaboration platform with restricted fields / roles for school reports

In a project, the task is to create a platform where teachers can enter texts for the school reports of their pupils. Not all teachers should be able to enter text for every pupil. In fact, they ...
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Offline collaborative whiteboard/sketchboard

I'm looking for an offline/self-host collaborative whiteboard/sketchboard software to use on my company. We have a need for it to be off the internet since we do some fun excursions sometimes. ...
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Server software for collaborative math?

I have recently registered a mathematics-related domain for collaborative problem-solving and proof-development. Features I would need: basic user account control; MathML or MathJAX or similar (...
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Private foursquare (or custom open-ended survey)

I'd like to collect lunching places with (1-2000) colleagues. I also would like my colleagues to rate and comment those places (and see all places and comments). Is there a free webapp suitable for ...
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How can I share an iPython notebook privately?

I'm working in my spare time in a project with the lab of a friend. Basically they give me some raw data and I work on an iPython notebook analyzing it. We are about 6000km away. I have the notebook ...
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Webapp that helps me get feedback/collaborators for a software idea?

Say I have an idea about a piece of software I want to develop, but it's just a basic idea, and I can't do it by myself. I just have a basic idea of something I want to create. QUESTION: Is there a ...
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Digital signature software with mobile access

I'm looking for ideas how to resolve a business need for digital signatures. For context, I'm an Excel / Access VBA developer with little experience in digital signatures other than the solutions ...
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Team social network, with collaborative inline PDF commenting

My small business (<20 employees) is looking for an internal social network platform to replace Yammer. Yammer recently binned its inline PDF commenting system, which we used a lot to group proof ...
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All-in-one collaborative portal

I've done crazy amounts of research, and so far I've only found one decent platform that provides everything I need: Bitrix24. However, their time-tracking feature is reserved for their most premium ...
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Need a team checklist/workflow application

We have several processes that we want everyone on the team to follow. The process could be slightly different depending on the task, and it would be great to be able to see a high-level chart showing ...
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Document management + email SaaS for BYOD school

Intro Currently I am trying to upgrade the current system we have in school. So I am thinking that a good education app should be used. After doing my homework I came across Google Apps for ...
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Where to store Citavi Project File for Team Projects

We are working with a group of 10 people on a citavi group project. Currently the project file is stored in google drive. A least once a day the file is getting asynchron for some people, ultimatly ...
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Collaboration platform with powerful search -> auto-building knowledge base

I'm looking for a collaboration platform similar to Asana, Trello, Podio or Wrike that has a powerful search engine with support for: Stemming: searching for "load" will find "loading", "loads" etc. ...
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Webapp to split a map into sectors

Context At Wikivoyage we write articles about touristic destinations, for instance one article about Manhattan Financial District, one article about Manhattan Chinatown, etc. Areas often get rezoned, ...
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Integrate map in phpBB where users can add locations, areas, paths

I run a phpBB-based forum. I'd like to add an ability for registered users to add some locations, areas, paths to the common map (Google Maps, OSM, …) with object name/description. Can someone ...
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SharePoint alternatives for designing and executing processes

I'm looking for a collaborative web application used for designing and executing various project processes. Suppose that tomorrow I had a requirement to build a tracking application for a project ...
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Collaborative Real-time Java Coding and Compiling

I now this question has been asked somewhat similarly before, but I have done hours of research into some sort of application, whether browser based or not, that will allow multiple people (ie my ...
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Personal wiki-hosting with LaTeX-like equations

I really like how Wikipedia works. But you cannot write original research nor beletry on Wikipedia :-( … nor use it as you personal blog ;-) So I would like to find some wiki-hosting as similar to ...
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Commercially supported alternatives to Microsoft Exchange

I'm looking for a fully collaborative alternative to Microsoft Exchange that will allow for Outlook functionality (shared Calendars, Contacts, Note, Public Folders) and mobile device active sync style ...
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Wiki (or similar knowledge base platform) that allows inline annotation/comment threads

Conventional wiki software such as MediaWiki gives users one link to a "Talk" page per article. The comments therein can each refer to different sections of the article. This often results in a bit of ...
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document management with time limiting options

I have been asked to find a document management product that will allow us to set a view/download limit on a per file or group of files basis (e.g. user A is only allowed to view/download X documents ...