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IBM Cloud - Structured Ideas

This portal is to open public enhancement requests against IBM Cloud and its products. To view all of your ideas submitted to IBM, create and manage groups of Ideas, or create an idea explicitly set to be either visible by all (public) or visible only to you and IBM (private), use the IBM Unified Ideas Portal (

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Stack Overflow ( – Use this site for IBM Cloud technical Q&A using the tag "ibm-cloud". - Use this email to suggest enhancements to the Ideas process or request help from IBM for submitting your Ideas.

Status Not under consideration
Created by Guest
Created on Mar 2, 2022

While reading and Idea and then hitting back in the web browser it should not clear the search term and essentially start the session over.

While searching for Idea's to vote for it is very annoying to have to start over each time you hit back in the browser. When you hit back it takes you back to the search for Ideas screen, clears the search. Then you have to start from scratch. This will lead to people just entering every idea instead of looking to see it it is already entered in some way.
Idea priority High
Needed By Yesterday (Let's go already!)
  • Admin
    Mar 7, 2022

    Hi Lee

    The request is valid, but not solveable by IBM - suggest submitting to aha :