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Lotus Software produced the Lotus 1-2-3 spreadsheet program, and later developed Lotus Notes, a groupware and email system. Following its acquisition by IBM, the Notes and Domino client/server collaborative platform were expanded to include functions such as email, calendars, to-do lists, contacts management, teamrooms, discussion forums, file sharing, microblogging, instant messaging, blogs, and user directories. IBM also release SmartSuite, a comprehensive office suite, and followed that with Symphony, unrelated to the Lotus suite of the same name.

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It is possible to use modern outline with js or css in IBM Notes application? Or how can I use same outline as in mailbox?
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I am working on Lotus Notes 9, I have few records in lotus notes database with attachment into documents.

Now I would like to move this document records to SQL server with all text and number fields and etc. I was wondering if somebody can help me on Attachments, How can I attach attachment to SQL server BLOB fields type.

I know using ODBC connection some stuff can be achieved but not sure how, if somebody has performed similar exercise, any help would be highly appreciated.

Got an issue with IBM Verse and native iPhone client as issue with foreign characters issues went sent to internet.  The same email sent to Notes user internally is OK.

Strange issue we've had with some Kanji characters going missing in emails.  Have been through just about every setting I can think of and content of the emails themselves to try and track down common factor thinking it was encoding issue, UTF-8, ISO 2202, Shift-Jis etc. But... finally come to the fact nothing to do with specific characters but seems to be every so MANY characters so for instance the examples below, first original set of characters sent from IBM verse on iPhone or iPhone client appears with certain characters missing.  

The same message text sent from my own IBM verse (on Android) through my Traveler server is fine.
The same message cc'd to internal Notes user is fine.
The same message text sent from Notes client is fine.

So only an issue from mobile device.

Possible things involved

iPhone --> IBM traveler 9.0.1 FP... --> Crossware signatures appended on Domino 8.5.3 mail server --> IBM Domino 8.5.3 outgoing SMTP server --> Symantec messagelabs outgoing

I have disabled Crossware signature for that user without any difference.

From my own system  (OK)

Android --> IBM Traveler 9.0.1 --> Symantec Messagelabs outgoing

I am going to try my own spare Android device against the company server to rule out some other issues.

Any ideas?!


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I have a rich text field which is having content like Images and sections and some other content like paragraphs which is being called to mail body to send mail when clicking on the button.

Is it possible to convert rich text body field to text field to call it email body field?

is there anyone can help me on this.

actually, we do have a third party tool which helps to convert emails from notes to outlook. when email body is having rich text content it will stop email in notes side and compose a new email in outlook and it sends to the user.

Could I use  Inotes 9.0 sametime integration without sametime proxy server !!
We are planning to migrate IBM Domino + EMC SourceOne (centralized archiving) environment to   ----> Exchange 2016 + EMCSourceOne with the coexistence between them during migration,

All the mailboxes on Domino servers are huge size if we retrieve the archives back.

Have anyone done similar migration,

Which are migration tools required for the migration of live emails and archives.

What would be the best approach for migration.
Hello All,

Could someone help me to create macros to send mail from Lotus Notes.

I do not have any specific code that I am using now. I had tried to use few templates from internet.

I am looking for attaching excel file that I am working with and also a range of data from the same file should be on the body of the mail.

Thank you
Lotus Notes Id Recertification

Hello In Lotus Notes 8.5.3 , I have one user whose id was expired, so I went to lotus notes admin client, people--> selected user and recertify it and recertified with CA process,  now my question is that do I need to send lotus notes id from server data folder to user so they can get new id and work on that ? ( In lotus notes server computer, data folder , I believe all notes id is stored there )

or is there any way wherein I can ask for user for their old notes id and can recertify it ?
How to stop website in domino?
It is possible to open vba from Lotus notes? For example I click buton on in notes and it will open vba with parametr (value from field). Then vba open SAP
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IBM Notes/Lotus Notes. and automatic archiving. Whan automatic archiving is used, can you select to which archive it archives? Meaning my IBM notes archives now automatically to archive2017? I haven't even created that kind of archive myself and it is now year 2018.... So where this is defined?
i have found the following LotusScript Code wich exports LotusNotesView to .csv datasheet. The code works fine.

The problem is that when i start the Agent i need to be manualy on the folder that i want to export and it dosent work with the inbox.
How can i change the script that it export the folders that i need ? I need two of them: Inbox, and a Folder called "Workflow".

Sub Initialize
	Dim ws As New NotesUIWorkspace
	Dim uiview As NotesUIView
	Dim view As NotesView
	' use the workspace to get the current view
	Set uiview = ws.CurrentView
	Set view = uiview.View     
	Dim filenames As Variant
	'Dim cn As Variant	
	' Get filename from user using the current ViewName as the default file name
	filenames = ws.SaveFileDialog( _
	False,"File name",, "c:\", uiview.ViewName & ".csv")
	If Not(IsEmpty(filenames)) Then
		Call ViewCSVPrint (view, filenames(0) )
	End If
End Sub

Sub  ViewCSVPrint (view As NotesView, FileName As String )
	Dim fileNum As Integer 
	Dim entry As NotesViewEntry	
	Dim vc As NotesViewEntryCollection
	Dim rowstring As String	
	Dim cns As String
	fileNum% = FreeFile()
	Open filename For Output As fileNum%
	' use the view column titles as the CSV headers
	ForAll c In view.Columns
		If cns = "" Then	
			cns = c.title
			cns = cns + +","  + c.title 		
		End If
	End ForAll		
	Print #fileNum%, cns
	' now get and print the values for each row and column
	Set vc = view.AllEntries
	Set entry = vc.GetFirstEntry()

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IBM Notes 9.0.1 (64-bit) on MAC OSX is Not Responsive After Installing Java 8 Update 152 or Later Versions
I have problem which is "solved" here:
but is any other option without instaling old Java (that solution is crazy)
User is unable to send report email from lotus notes application. We are sure that issue is with userid or with some setting with her id file. As for rest of the users are able to email the report from application.  Error specifically occurs at line "Call newdoc.send(False) " .  We have already checked following :
1- notes person document - email is correctly mentioned.
2- replication
3- server connection document.
Do you know any software that works similar to PYTHEAS mail gateway?

or can you suggest any thing that works similar to it?

ı want to get backup from teamwork on lotus.haw can i do this?
I have a template in Lotus Notes. Is it possible to somehow send an email using this template. So far I only know how to send normal email, but not an email with template.
Hello I have expired Cert id and I don't know what to do.
I have dialog box "This certificate must be reissued with a new expiration date". Where I cen reisued it?

In declaration, set the following variables:
Dim service As ILoadComplements_n0 
Dim data As DataComplemntSingle64_n3
Dim response As Statusreturn_n3

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Dim content As String

Within initialize I declare the following:
Set service= New ILoadComplements_n0()
Set data = New  DataComplemntSingle64_n3()

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content = "asdu7282368jd5hd6zxPasdg"
Call data.Setvaluefromstring(content)
Set response = service.LoadsingleComplemet64(data)
Print response.status.Getvalueasstring()
Print response.reason.Getvalueasstring()

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My problem is the service returns me:

Estatus -> False
Motivo ---> the payment plug-in XML that is being loaded is empty

That False is back to me is fine, the problem is that he tells me that the content chain that I sent him is empty and it is not like that. A solution or explanation of why my web service receives an empty string?

I feel that my problem is in this line but I do not know why:
Set response = service.LoadsingleComplemet64(data)

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I created an application, which one of the functions is to remind user to complete the form before the deadline.
If the deadline is over and the user did not complete the form, the application will automatically send reminder to user, every 2 days after the deadline until the user complete the form.

In the form, I created these fields:
Deadline, Status

Deadline: The deadline is 7 business days from the date of the form created.
Status: Radio button with two options. (Accepted and Not accepted). If Status is empty or not accepted, and the deadline is over, it will send reminder to user to complete the form.

Could you please help me on this question?

Thank you very much in advance.
I have been asked to forward mail from a user who has left the company, this is currently working. But I have also been asked to send an auto response from the account being redirected.

is this possible?

hope this all makes sense?
I found this piece of code, but as I occupy it in my code, since I need to convert my xml file to base64 and then send it to be consumed by a web service.

Dim stream As NotesStream
Set stream = session.CreateStream	
Dim body As NotesMimeEntity

session.ConvertMIME = False

Call stream.WriteText(textToWrite)
Set body = doc.CreateMIMEEntity
Call body.SetContentFromText(stream, "", ENC_NONE)
Call body.EncodeContent(ENC_BASE64)

content = body.ContentAsText

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And to send to consume the Web Service I found this piece of code ...

Sub Initialize
    Dim xmlhttp As Variant
    dim DOMDocument As Variant
    Dim soapEnvelope As String
    Dim webService As String
    dim username As String
    Dim password As String
    Dim strxml As String

    Set xmlhttp = CreateObject("Msxml2.XMLHTTP")
    Set DOMDocument = CreateObject("MSXML2.DOMDocument")

    webService = "http://server/path/service"

    username = "user1"
    password = "123456"

    soapEnvelope ={<soap:Envelope xmlns:soap="http://www.w3.org/2003/05/soap-envelope" xmlns:doc="http://checkYourOwnEnvelopeDetails.com">}
    soapEnvelope =soapEnvelope & {<soap:Header/>}
    soapEnvelope =soapEnvelope & {<soap:Body>}

    ' ...use SoapUI to know the exact envelop structure

    soapEnvelope =soapEnvelope & {</soap:Body>}
    soapEnvelope =soapEnvelope & {</soap:Envelope>}

    DOMDocument.loadXML (soapEnvelope)

    Call xmlhttp.open("POST", webService, False,username,password)

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All,  Soon I will be migrating a company off of domino/notes version 9 to Office 365 for Email.  Currently all users use Lotus notes as their mail client.  Inside of lotus notes they have an active data base labeled "customer Tracking"

The customer tracking database houses a full client list and client profiles (with contact information and such)  Also they can add notes and tasks (such as an office visit to the client or log a phone call) to each client and assign them to users within the company.  The database is 1.2 gigs in size and a .NSF file.

My real question is does anyone know of a good solution to first get this data out of the Domino server and then a good solution for the users to continue to use this info and build on it in something else besides Lotus notes.

My plan is to turn off the domino server at the end of the 365 migration.
I have big problem with creation document from XML file by web link. I not sure how is the best way to make lotusscript agent to import rate and create documents with it. I need it to international invoices where date with currency rates can be different every time (it is the reason that i would like to create new documents)

I have above data which is been send using ajax json Probably POST method.

Now my question is that How I can parse this data into Lotusscript agent ?

Lotus IBM





Lotus Software produced the Lotus 1-2-3 spreadsheet program, and later developed Lotus Notes, a groupware and email system. Following its acquisition by IBM, the Notes and Domino client/server collaborative platform were expanded to include functions such as email, calendars, to-do lists, contacts management, teamrooms, discussion forums, file sharing, microblogging, instant messaging, blogs, and user directories. IBM also release SmartSuite, a comprehensive office suite, and followed that with Symphony, unrelated to the Lotus suite of the same name.

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