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PROF_TYPE in map_dbrepos_from_source.properties

In the Profiles part of Lotus Connections you can configure multiple profile types, which will give you different lay-outs per type. You can follow this InfoCenter link how to set it up.Mitch Cohen also wrote a very detailed guide how … Continue reading

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Configure rights Connections parts with wsadmin

Below a script you can use to set the rights for every part of Connections correctly. Handy to fix the rights after you have done an upgrade. FILE ConfigureRightsActivities.py appName = ‘Activities’ lcsearchadmin=’LCdev admin’ lcadmin=’LCdev admin’  AdminApp.edit(appName, ‘[ -MapRolesToUsers [ [“person” no yes … Continue reading

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Lotus Connections 2.0.1 Fix Pack 1 ( 2.0.1.1)

Lotus Connections 2.0.1 Fix Pack 1 ( 2.0.1.1) has been released. Check this URL for how to apply this one, and what ifixes are included in this big one ( 230 MB ). Be aware that there are some additional … Continue reading

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SSL certificates WebSphere and their expiration dates

When installing Lotus Connections one of the tasks is to make a secure trust between the WebSphere server and the IHS server. To do this you have to configure SSL in such a way that the signer of the SSL … Continue reading

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Potential risk when using Web based applications on WebSphere Application Server (PK81387)

Flash alert for WebSphere Application Server concerning a security risk. And then why post it here :-), Lotus Connections runs on WAS 6.1.0.13 and thus is vulnerably. Check out the fix here. Problem Description:Customers who have Web based applications, including … Continue reading

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Blogs – Uploading files, specifying MIME type in WAS not longer needed

Think this topic is a bit outdated but just giving it a go to spread the info. Few months back posted this one, it’s about the errors you get when specifying  alternate files to upload in a blog. For every … Continue reading

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UPDATED – Notification option in Activities

In Activities you have the option to send notifications to members of an Activity. At my company we were a bit confused by the behaviorof the sending of these notification mails. We had an activity with five members, when sending … Continue reading

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Manage memberships in Activities with WSadmin

From my blog @ e-office One of my colleagues Talitha came with a question to become owner of an activity. Currently she is replacing Pauline. She allso needed owner rights on a few activities owned by Pauline. For now Pauline … Continue reading

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Mission successful

A while ago I posted my subscription for the LC 2.0 Administering exam. As can be seen on the screenshot below this mission was completed successful :-). About the questions of the exam itself, it was not to hard, there … Continue reading

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Let’s do it :-)

Today I registered a date to take the exam of 957 Administering Lotus Connections 2.0. After some calling with the people of Prometric I could find it under Date / time

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