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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…




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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…




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?┬áCurious 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…




Sametime Buddy List Control Tool by Epilio – Pre-Populate Your Buddy List

I have been looking for a tool like this for over 3 years. I opened a PMR with IBM asking if there was a way to pre-populate our users buddy lists. IBM regretted to inform me that there was not a way. I tried looking for a solution by Googling various terms (but we all…