Q
Problem solve Get help with specific problems with your technologies, process and projects.

Customize a Domain Search for Web users

How can I customize a Domain Search for Web users? Web users should only be able to search the single category I assign to the Web databases. Using the DomainQuery (alias) form, I want to default the search to this category (Web site) and hide the option from $$WebClient users. I also want to hide a few things on the form, like the Help button, which links to very Notes-specific information that is not useful to Web users. However, when I make these changes, Domain Search no longer works in the Notes client (but works beautifully from the Web).

Alternatively, I tried moving the DomainQuery form, SearchResults form, DBSearch and SortedContainer script libraries (and various image resources) to a different database and run the query from there. It worked "perfectly;" the query was displayed and it showed I had 38 results from the search, which was correct. However, nothing displayed in the results themselves (body field). Any help you could give would be greatly appreciated.

You can easily hide items from Web clients by selecting what you want to hide and in the hide when panel of the properties box, check off the hide paragraph from Web Browsers box.

Do you have comments on this Ask the Expert question and response? Let us know.

Dig Deeper on Lotus Notes Domino Application Development

Have a question for an expert?

Please add a title for your question

Get answers from a TechTarget expert on whatever's puzzling you.

You will be able to add details on the next page.

Start the conversation

Send me notifications when other members comment.

Please create a username to comment.

-ADS BY GOOGLE

SearchWindowsServer

Search400

  • iSeries tutorials

    Search400.com's tutorials provide in-depth information on the iSeries. Our iSeries tutorials address areas you need to know about...

  • V6R1 upgrade planning checklist

    When upgrading to V6R1, make sure your software will be supported, your programs will function and the correct PTFs have been ...

  • Connecting multiple iSeries systems through DDM

    Working with databases over multiple iSeries systems can be simple when remotely connecting logical partitions with distributed ...

SearchDataCenter

SearchContentManagement

Close