Category: Domino

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It’s here! IBM Verse Trial Access

Today I finally received my request to setup a trial account of IBM Verse. Here is what the email message said: We hope you’ll find this to be a delightful experience. In addition to mail you also get: Calendar, contacts, in-line attachment preview, one-click tracking of actions that need attention, and analytics-based identification of important…




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Set up SSL using a third-party CA on IBM Domino

I recently wrote a blog post concerning Renewing SSL Cert on IBM iSeries. Now it’s time to write one for Domino. Of course when your SSL certificate renews there is a good chance that there is more than one place it’s going to have to be updated. We had 4-6 systems that required the SSL…




Not receiving Place emails from Quickr

I ran into an issue today with a person not receiving emails from Quickr even when they were added in the correct places and the ‘Receive news summary email’ was set to yes. I removed the user and re-added them thinking that maybe there was something cached that was not allowing it to go through….



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Password Quality in Domino

Have you ever wondered what characteristics contribute to the Domino password quality? With so many devices to keep us connected no matter where we are at; coupled with a password for every blog, social media site, secure site, and countless others it’s easy to see why people get tired of remembering passwords. With so many…




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Rolling out Notes 9.0.1 Client – Client Versions

I recently upgraded our Domino server to 9.0.1 (which went flawlessly) and I began¬†pushing out the Notes 9.0.1 client to my users. We create several new users a month and I realized today that I forgot to change the registration policy, that we use for registering new users, to incorporate the mail9.ntf template. I needed…



Simplifying IBM Notes Locations Using Lotusscript

Struggling to remember which location is the right one to select based on where you are located? In a quest to simplify the use of IBM Notes (formerly Lotus Notes) in our environment I started working on this piece of Lotusscript. Often people would struggle with issues receiving mail, it taking longer than it should…




Enabling Chat Logging – Sametime 8.5.2 Server

Over time I have had several requests from managers to pull Sametime chat logs. Unfortunately unless the user was saving the chat logs to their local client and not deleting them I didn’t have anything setup server side to address this issue. I found several technotes and documents from IBM on enabling server side chat…




Compilation of Technotes for Running Maintenance for Domino on IBM i

IBM put together these helpful technotes on running maintenance tasks for Domino on IBM i. First we will cover how to create an indirect file for Domino, then some indirect file tasks that can be setup (most of the Examples are for Windows), finally how to run tasks on the iSeries when the Domino iSeries…




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Restore Users Mail File Lotus Domino on iSeries

Recently I had to restore a user’s mail file to pull data that was accidentally deleted. Of course the tape I needed happened to already be in the drive and with my handy notes from last time I was able to restore it quickly and pull the data needed. Now I want to share my…




Great video on Preparing & Performing Domino 9 Upgrade

As a new Domino Administrator conducting my first major upgrade, I wanted/needed to be sure that I covered all of my bases. Need help planning?¬†Curious on what steps to take? Want to know what critical files you should backup before upgrade? Then check out this video. This video from ICSSupportVideos helped me tremendously! It’s definitely…