|Customizing themes in IBM Lotus Quickr services for IBM Lotus Domino 8.1
This white paper provides an overview of the default standard place theme used in IBM Lotus Quickr services for IBM Lotus Domino version 8.1, hereafter referred to as "Quickr 8.1." The paper examines the details you need to perform customizations of this theme, focusing on a description of the Quickr 8.1 theme and how it works, as well as how to create a custom theme based on the default theme. Also included is a description of skin components new to Quickr 8.1, as well as a brief section on customizing the home page.
|24 Oct 2008|
|Designing composite applications: Design patterns
Learn how to recognize and optimize the design patterns that occur when you develop composite applications.
|27 Jun 2008|
|Integrating IBM Lotus Quickr Services with IBM Lotus Sametime
This document describes how to integrate IBM Lotus Quickr Services for Lotus Domino and Services for WebSphere Portal with IBM Lotus Sametime. Specifically, you learn how to integrate Services for Lotus Domino for awareness, chat, and online meetings and Services for WebSphere Portal for awareness and chat.
|05 Feb 2008|
|Integrating IBM Lotus Sametime with the IBM Lotus Connections REST service
Learn how to customize IBM Lotus Sametime Connect with your own team chat feature. This extension takes advantage of the profile information accessible from IBM Lotus Connections using REST service APIs.
|05 Feb 2008|
|IBM Lotus Notes V8 workloads: Taking performance to a new level
Learn about the IBM Lotus Notes/ Domino V8 enhancements to the NotesBench and Server.Load workloads. Three new workloads, N8Mail, N7Mail, and N8MailInit, demonstrate the typical tasks of a Lotus Notes user interacting with a Lotus Domino server.
|18 Sep 2007|
|IBM Lotus Expeditor restricted workbench: The lockdown service and associated native function
Learn about IBM Lotus Expeditor restricted workbench and discover how to prevent users from accessing applications and functions without specific permission from the administrator.
|18 Sep 2007|
|Deploying IBM Lotus Connections: Post-installation tuning
This article, part 2 in a seven-part series about deploying IBM Lotus Connections, focuses on post-installation tuning tips to ensure that your deployment does not suffer from common performance pitfalls. Learn from an expert on recommended practices to perform after the initial installation of Lotus Connections is complete.
|11 Sep 2007|
|Using the Message Recall feature in IBM Lotus Notes and Domino V8
You asked for it, and now with IBM Lotus Notes and Domino V8 you have the ability to recall mail messages. Learn how the Message Recall feature works, how to configure and control it, and how to deploy it.
|07 Aug 2007|
|Integrating composite applications with activities in the IBM Lotus Notes V8 client
Learn how to create an Eclipse view component and how to add it to a new composite application in IBM Lotus Notes V8; the component uses the Activities API to create, read, update, and delete activities on an Activities server.
|31 Jul 2007|
|Leveraging user context in the IBM Lotus Notes V8 sidebar and toolbar
The new architecture of IBM Lotus Notes V8 enables visibility into what the user is doing at any given time. This article describes how to access this information and suggests ways in which it can be used to increase user productivity.
|24 Jul 2007|
|Working with plug-ins in IBM Lotus Sametime V7.5.1: Developing the BuddyNote plug-in
Building IBM Lotus Sametime on top of Lotus Expeditor lets you use Eclipse as a Plug-in Development Environment (PDE) to extend Lotus Sametime's functionality in many ways. This article, part 2 of a four-part series, shows how to develop the BuddyNote plug-in from scratch.
|17 Jul 2007|
|Building an acronym expander plug-in for IBM Lotus Sametime V7.5.1
Use extension points in IBM Lotus Sametime V7.5.1 to build a plug-in that allows you to show the expanded version of acronyms.
|19 Jun 2007|
|Adding a dictionary facility to IBM Lotus Sametime Connect V7.5.1
Learn how to tap into the Eclipse-based nature of IBM Lotus Sametime V7.5.1. Create a plug-in that adds dictionary facilities to IBM Lotus Sametime Connect. Learn how to use the Dictionary and Thesaurus API for Java to add linguistic features to your Lotus Sametime client applications.
|30 May 2007|
|Developing and testing portlet applications with Lotus Expeditor and
Rational Application Developer
Learn how to develop client services portlet applications for Lotus Expeditor using Rational Application Developer v7 and Lotus Expeditor Toolkit v6.1. The toolkit extends the IBM Rational Software Development Platform IDE to develop and deploy Java applications with rich user interfaces that can run on desktop or wireless devices.
|18 Apr 2007|
|Overview of IBM Workplace Forms
Overview of IBM Workplace Forms introduces you to the Workplace Forms family of products, including Workplace Forms Viewer, Workplace Forms Designer, and Workplace Forms Server that provide an end-to-end electronic forms processing solution. It includes an example, showing how to create an XML-based Workplace Forms application.
|27 Mar 2007|
|Building and deploying a simple Web Services Resource in IBM Lotus Expeditor
Learn how to build a simple Web Services Resource and how to deploy it to IBM Lotus Expeditor. This article explains the WSRF Tools that are used to generate server- and client-side components and how to develop a test client that you can use to test the WS-Resource.
|05 Dec 2006|
|Creating an audio playback plug-in for IBM Lotus Sametime Connect V7.5
Learn how to create a plug-in that plays back an assigned audio file when an instant message is received from a specified Sametime partner.
|24 Oct 2006|
|Integrating Macromedia Flash and IBM Lotus Notes/Domino: Flash-based UIs
for your Domino-based solutions
Present content and incorporate the design from a Domino view into a Macromedia Flash-based view. With this solution, you can quickly expose standard Domino views for Web users and easily update the design of a single Domino view for both Lotus Notes and Web clients.
|11 Jul 2006|
|Using Session Initiation Protocol with IBM Lotus Sametime
Get an introduction to Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) and SIMPLE, an extension of SIP, and learn how IBM Lotus Sametime uses SIP to enable instant messaging and presence awareness between two or more Lotus communities. Also learn how to connect communities using the SIP Gateway and Connector.
|04 May 2006|
|Under the hood of IBM Workplace Collaboration Services
Take a peek under the hood of IBM Workplace Collaboration Services and learn about the layers that make up Workplace Collaboration Services, including IBM WebSphere Application Server and IBM WebSphere Portal.
|31 Jan 2006|
|Troubleshooting application performance: Part 1: Troubleshooting techniques and code tips
When it comes to application performance, faster is better. In part one of this series, we offer a tried-and-true method for troubleshooting application performance with a real-life example of how we applied this process to a customer's application.
|29 Mar 2005|
|Lotus Notes mail: comparing server-based mail and local replica mail
This article offers some fresh insights about a long-standing question: In which situations is it better to use a server-based Lotus Notes mail file, and when should you use a local replica copy?
|01 Mar 2005|
|IBM Workplace Client Technology architecture
This article takes an "under the hood" look at IBM Workplace Client Technology to help you better understand its architecture and how you can use its standards-based technologies to build and manage IBM Workplace client applications.
|15 Feb 2005|
|IBM Rational Performance Tester on Windows 2000 and Linux: A scalability comparison
This article describes a study we performed to compare the scalability of Robot test scripts on Windows 2000 and Linux, running identical hardware, software, and workload (suite) definition.
|20 Oct 2004|
|Lotus Notes Calendar and Scheduling explained! Part 1
Calendar and Scheduling (C&S) is one of the most popular and widely used features in Lotus Notes. This two-part article series takes a close look at C&S and how its major components work together. In Part 1, we discuss the internal workflow of C&S, and how the preferences you select affect its functionality.
|18 Oct 2004|
|Defining processes in your Notes/Domino environment
This article explains how you can develop good processes that help ensure reliability and availability in your Lotus Notes and Domino environment -- without turning you into a Borg!
|04 Oct 2004|
|Integrating Googleâs Web API service in Domino applications
Add Google Web search functionality to your Domino applications with Google's Web API service. This article shows how to implement that search functionality in an application using a simple agent. Download the code samples and get googling!
|12 Jan 2004|
|Offloading Lotus Enterprise Integration tasks to the server
This article discusses several different ways of dealing with this problem by moving the actual database work to the Domino server – either in real time or in batch mode.
|05 Jan 2004|
|Netegrity SiteMinder and Domino-based collaborative services
Want to use SiteMinder for single sign-on with Domino, Lotus Team Workplace (QuickPlace), and Lotus Instant Messaging and Web Conferencing (Sametime), but donât know where to start? This article provides you with a roadmap for implementation.
|22 Dec 2003|
|QuickPlace Authentication Architecture and Troubleshooting, Part 1
Part 1 of 2: An overview of security features supported by QuickPlace, including Basic Authentication, single sign-on, and the QuickPlace security and user directory settings, with suggestions for diagnosing authentication problems.
|01 Apr 2003|
|Exploiting dynamic HTML: Lessons from iNotes Web Access
Dynamic HTML (DHTML), a combination of several Web technologies, helps developers create the best possible user interface for Web applications. This article explores DHTML using the much praised user interface of iNotes Web Access as an example.
|01 May 2002|
|Perspectives from Jeanette Horan
The VP of development and support for Lotus discusses customer and developer relations efforts and Lotus's short-term and long-term development priorities such as Notes/Domino 6, collaboration on a J2EE platform, and open-source technologies like Linux.
|01 May 2002|
|Ask Professor INI - Programming language toolkit variables
Part 3 of 3: In this column, Professor INI continues his survey of NOTES.INI variables associated with Notes programming, discussing variables related to the Notes/Domino programming language toolkits. for C and C++, COM, Java/CORBA, and NotesSQL.
|02 Jan 2002|
|Notes from Support: Password checking
This article examines how password checking is implemented in Notes/Domino, explores the intricacies of authentication with password checking, and provides some hints and tips for administering and troubleshooting the password checking process.
|04 Sep 2001|
|Ask Professor INI: Mystery variables
Professor INI takes the case of the mystery variables -- NOTES.INI variables that don't actually exist or that exist but are undocumented. In this column the Professor unravels a few of these mysteries.
|01 Aug 2001|
|Optimizing server performance: Transaction logging
Domino R5 includes transaction logging for reliable data storage. This means not only the end of long Fixup sessions, but an overall increase in system performance. This article looks at a performance analysis of Domino transaction logging on Windows NT.
|02 Aug 1999|
|Combining complex @formulas with LotusScript
This tip describes a form-based method for combining The @formulas with LotusScript. It works by creating a form called function worksheet that contains all the complex @formulas which is called by the LotusScript ComputeWithForm method.
|02 Nov 1998|
|Rebuilding hidden views
This tip shows how to use keyboard shortcuts to force the update of views in a database, including any hidden views used to store information accessed through lookups -- either all the views in a database, or an individual selected view.
|01 Sep 1998|
|Displaying marquees on your applications
|01 Jul 1998|
|The ABC's of using the ACL
This primer explains why and how the ACL evolved into its present key role in the Notes/Domino architecture. It reviews ACL components and the ACL dialog box and offers tips for developers and users on using ACLs.
|01 Apr 1998|
|Tips on monitoring Domino statistics and events
This article looks at the tools for monitoring Domino's statistics and events and how they help administrators keep track of server conditions by issuing notices and alerts -- for example, whenever a server is running low on disk space.
|03 Nov 1997|
|Testing TCP/IP connections with NotesCONNECT
NotesCONNECT (a Notes application downloadable from the Sandbox) troubleshoots Notes TCP/IP connection problems by using Notes API calls (but not the Public Address Book or Notes address resolution logic) to make TCP/IP connections.
|16 Jun 1997|