For action buttons and menu items, include a "Disable-when" formula that would work similar to the "Hide-when" formula for these controls. The difference being that the "Disable-when" formula would display a grayed-out, disabled control when the formula evaluates to true. In most cases, if you don't want a user to ...
When the computewithform method returns an error, have it also return which field caused the error.
The column property "Display values as icons" is not only useful for providing users visual clues, but also for saving screen space on the view display. Displaying a column header as an icon would also be useful for saving screen space. You can do this for Notes views displayed in ...
It would be very convenient to have these two formulas available for quick access to profile field values.
As screens are now mostly wide, it would be great to change the Script Debugger window to vertical split.
Rigth: debugg info
Also when You open a large object, eg: notesDocument, then it's hard to review it, because You need to scroll.
Currently when error occur during input translation and/or validation steps such as "Unable to interpret Date or Time", etc. it can be hard to determine the field which is giving rise to the error especially in large or complicated applications.
It would be really useful if we could have ...
For agents, you can configure document selection and/or specify the target for the agent (all documents, selected documents, etc). However, for action buttons in the view action bar, most of the simple actions and formula code act only on the highlighted (caret) document in the view, regardless of whether you ...
+ add a "Watch List" of variable ans objects.
When we debug and app, not interested in all of variables. So important variables and objects (not only the view or document or ..., but their properties: like myDoc.myItem.Values, or myDoc.Authors) can be added to a ...
Having used DDE to write Java and used various incarnations of Visual Studio, I really miss some of the refactoring tools when I come back to writing LotusScript in DDE.
I would particularly like to see the 'Extract Method' function become available. This is where a section of your ...
Similar to LSGMTTime and LSLocalTime, it would be nice if it was easier to get a UTC formatted date.
(ps It would also be nice to fix LSGMTTime so that it returns a time component when it works out to midnight. This would make writing our own UTC functions, among ...
In the options for buttons to include in a MessageBox statement, provide one or more button choices that include a "Yes To All" button. For example, add the following button type options:
Yes, Yes To All, No (MB_YESYESTOALLNO)
Yes, Yes To All, No, Cancel (MB_YESYESTOALLNOCANCEL)
Currently, the NotesDatabase class has no method for creation of new folders.
There is a method for creating a new view, but not a folder.
It is possible to use the C API (the folderCreate API) to do this from LotusScript - I have successfully used it on numerous occasions ...
It would be useful to have the list of views in the Designer client either display the "Last Indexed" date or the "Last Accessed" date, which are already stored and accessible in the properties, in a column, so that it is easier to determine which views are no longer used and ...