MUST-KNOW LOTUS NOTES AGENTS------
#1. Export Lotus Notes documents to Microsoft Word via Internet Explorer
Use this shared agent from SearchDomino.com member Venugopal Reddy to automatically open a Lotus Notes document in Internet Explorer and then copy and paste it into Microsoft Word using the user32.dll Windows system file.
#2. A Lotus Notes approval reminder agent
Automatically notify coworkers that a Lotus Notes document is past due for approval with this Lotus Notes agent from SearchDomino.com member Stevenson Campbell.
#3. How to create a dynamic SVG graph using a Lotus Notes agent
Scalable Vector Graphic (SVG) is a language for describing two-dimensional graphics and graphical applications in XML. In this tip, SearchDomino.com member William Beh explains how to use a Lotus Notes agent to generate a dynamic SVG for a Web site.
#4. Troubleshooting malfunctioning scheduled agent notifications
SearchDomino.com member Manish Chopra explains how adding a simple line in your Lotus Domino server's notes.ini file can fix malfunctioning scheduled agent notifications.
#5. Sending specific agent errors to a mailbox instead of debugging
In order to get a better handle on application errors, SearchDomino.com member Yonit David built a script library that sends an email to a specific mail database with the error information that can then be categorized by database. In this tip, she explains her logic and provides sample code.
#6. Editing fields in a Lotus Notes view with Ajax
Instead of opening a Lotus Notes view in a pop-up window, editing it and then saving it again, you can modify fields directly using Ajax. SearchDomino.com member Jinoy George explains how.
#7. How to automatically create a backup copy of your Domino Directory
SearchDomino.com member Jari Riihimaki provides a Lotus Notes agent that automatically creates a backup copy of your Domino Directory. After implementing this agent, you'll never again need to restore documents back to your Domino Directory or check old configurations.
#8. Archiving Lotus Notes documents to a specified folder
Archiving Lotus Notes documents is typically a laborious task -- but not anymore. SearchDomino.com member Bob Gouin has created an agent that simplifies the process.
#9. Determine if a scheduled agent really ran during the night
This Lotus Notes Domino agent checks to make sure that critical agents scheduled to run overnight did, in fact, run.
#10. Creating custom views in Lotus Notes databases
Get code and instructions to set up a Domino agent that lets users easily create custom views in Lotus Notes databases.
This was first published in September 2007