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Allowing To Edit A Field Based On User Roles

Many times user wants to allow to edit fields based on the roles. There are
many methods to perform this. Following is one more method by using a small
script in "Field Entering" event.
Use the following script in the "Field Entering" event.

Dim session As New notessession
Dim db As notesdatabase
Dim acl As NotesACL
Dim entry As NotesACLEntry
set db = Session.CurrentDatabase
tmp = session.username
Set entry = acl.Getentry(tmp)

If ( entry Is Nothing ) Then
Exit Sub
End If
Forall r In acl.Roles
If (entry.IsRoleEnabled(r) = True ) Then
tmpUserRoles(0) = r
Exit Forall
tmpUserRoles(0) = ""
End If
End Forall

Dim uiws As New notesuiworkspace
Dim uidoc As notesuidocument
Dim doc As notesdocument
Set uidoc = uiws.currentdocument
If tmpUserRoles(0) <> "[RoleName]"
End If

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