This is a quick auto-save to prevent your users from losing all that work they've just put into typing a document.

REM Globals
Dim elapsedTime As Integer
Dim elapsedTimer As NotesTimer
Dim nd As NotesDocument
Dim nuid As NotesUIDocument

Sub Onload(Source As Notesuidocument)
 
REM Create a timer with 60-second
 interval REM Handler for Alarm 
event gets call every minute
 Set nd = source.Document
 Set nuid=source
 Set elapsedTimer = New NotesTimer(60, _
 "Autosave interval")
 elapsedTime = 0
 On Event Alarm From elapsedTimer _
 Call elapsedTimerHandler
End Sub

Sub elapsedTimerHandler(Source As NotesTimer)
 If nuid.EditMode Then 
  Call nuid.Save 
  Print "Autosaved"
 End If
End Sub

Do you have comments on this tip? Let us know.

This tip was submitted to the SearchDomino.com tip exchange by member Philip West. Please let others know how useful it is via the rating scale below. Do you have a useful Notes/Domino tip or code to share? Submit it to our monthly tip contest and you could win a prize and a spot in our Hall of Fame.

This was first published in April 2005

There are Comments. Add yours.

 
TIP: Want to include a code block in your comment? Use <pre> or <code> tags around the desired text. Ex: <code>insert code</code>

REGISTER or login:

Forgot Password?
By submitting you agree to receive email from TechTarget and its partners. If you reside outside of the United States, you consent to having your personal data transferred to and processed in the United States. Privacy
Sort by: OldestNewest

Forgot Password?

No problem! Submit your e-mail address below. We'll send you an email containing your password.

Your password has been sent to:

Disclaimer: Our Tips Exchange is a forum for you to share technical advice and expertise with your peers and to learn from other enterprise IT professionals. TechTarget provides the infrastructure to facilitate this sharing of information. However, we cannot guarantee the accuracy or validity of the material submitted. You agree that your use of the Ask The Expert services and your reliance on any questions, answers, information or other materials received through this Web site is at your own risk.