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Sometimes obvious and straightforward is good

While troubleshooting a (relatively complex) issue with a customer recently, I was involved in troubleshooting call with several “Subject Matter Experts”, and the problem came down to, what attributes are in Azure AD. AD Attributes don’t all synch by default. (even if ticked in AD Connect). We needed a PowerShell developer to check which attributes… Read the full article

Another great free tool from Panagenda.

Bundled in HCL Notes Client 12.0.1 was new Document Properties functionality. This gives you the ability to view, search and sort, fields within a document, from within the Notes client (As well as delete profile documents). It’s really nifty addition. If you haven’t yet upgraded to HCL Notes/Domino 12 for whatever reason, and would like… Read the full article

Seamless SMTP failover(and round robin) in outbound Domino connections

We still get comments on a blog post I did 9 years ago on SMTP Debug for Domino SMTP Routing. (I’ve updated non-working links today). This got me thinking on what other SMTP config would be useful to people. Here I’m going to cover an often underused setting relating to Domino SMTP Routing. If you’re… Read the full article

Domino 12.0.1 Delivered by end of year as promised

HCL Domino 12 has been out since July and I’ve written multiple times on the new features, in particular the security features It’s the first Domino dot zero release we’ve ever advised multiple customers to upgrade to at time of release and there are many reasons for this mainly the amount of new features but… Read the full article

DKIM signing comes natively to Domino

HCL continues to deliver on it’s beta program in 2021 by the release of 12.0.1 Beta 2 today. Again the vast majority of these betas are being delivered completely publicly, meaning anyone with a valid license has access on Flexnet. And can provide their feedback completely publicly. It means when the full release hits market… Read the full article

12.0.1 Beta is (nearly) out

HCL have announced that the new beta for Domino 12.0.1 is out. It’s freely available from tomorrow (Tuesday) for anyone who is licensed on Flexnet. There’s incremental improvements everywhere here, with many of the newer features of R.12 more tightly integrated. For example: Cert Manager no longer requires a specific DSAPI filter The Domino Directory… Read the full article

Couple of updates from HCL you might have missed this week.

Quick update for today to note a couple of software updates HCL have released in the last week. The first is an update to Traveler, namely Traveler 12.0.0 FP1 which contains bug fixes. The second is to HCL SafeLinx 1.2. The mission with Safelinx I think is to make it easier to install and configure.… Read the full article

The Future of Mail

There’s been a huge of amount of great content this week in the Domino 12 release. Today’s “Domino Dozen” falls into the category of “Gamechanger”. If you haven’t watched it get over here and do (and then come back to the blog!) Today we saw Barry Rosen And Rash Doromal deliver demos on what Open… Read the full article

101 NEW features of Domino 12

I’ve been thinking a lot lately about the Domino 12 release.  The next couple of weeks are significant ones for HCL.  There’s a major release event planned for Monday and a series of events for 12 days “the Domino dozen.” There will likely be announcements and surprises, it’s not to be missed. If you’ve registered… Read the full article

HCL deliver Domino 12 ahead of schedule!

Short message that you can download Notes, Domino and Traveler 12, and Sametime 11.6 today from flexnet. (also Nomad Web 1.0.0 – Notes client in a browser!!) HCL are planning a huge launch event from June 7th, with a series of associated events(called the Domino dozen) to follow for 12 days. Register if you haven’t… Read the full article