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Using the IBM Greenhouse Sametime Community
   

pIf you are not aware, IBM maintains a collection of the Lotus software for people to use at a href="http://greenhouse.lotus.com" target="_blank"Lotus Greenhouse/a.nbsp; You can either be nominated to participate, or self nominate.nbsp; Once you have an ID you can use all of the services it has which includes Connections, Quickr, and Sametime to say the least.nbsp; Besides the web interface, you can also make use of their Sametime community with the Sametime Connect Client.nbsp; If you are not already a Sametime customer, you can download a trial of the Sametime Standard client a href="http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/downloads/ls/lst/?S_TACT=105AGX28amp;S_CMP=TRIALS" target="_blank"here/a./p pTo connect to the Greenhouse community with your Sametime Connect client, you need to add a new community.nbsp; Select File gt; Manage Communities.nbsp; A large button in the middle of the resulting dialog reads “Add New Server Community…”.nbsp; Click on that button.nbsp; Complete the Log In tab using the table below:/p table border="0" cellspacing="0" cellpadding="2" width="576" tbody tr td valign="top" width="200"strongSetting/strong/td td valign="top" width="374"strongValue/strong/td/tr tr td valign="top" width="200"Server community type:/td td valign="top" width="374"Sametime/td/tr tr td valign="top" width="200"Server community name:/td td valign="top" width="374"Enter something unique to identify the community within your client.nbsp; Default is typically hostname:username/td/tr tr td valign="top" width="200"User name:/td td valign="top" width="374"Your Greenhouse ID/td/tr tr td valign="top" width="200"Password:/td td valign="top" width="374"Password associated with your Greenhouse ID/td/tr tr td valign="top" width="200"OTHER SETTINGS/td td valign="top" width="374"You can keep the defaults, or opt to have this community remember your password and log you in whenever the client is launched.nbsp; Your preference./td/tr/tbody/table pa href="http://lh3.ggpht.com/_VS0UKwRnPHo/TKTuwrgI4sI/AAAAAAAAAKQ/TBd9bzioYHI/s1600-h/image%5B3%5D.png"img style="border-bottom: 0px; border-left: 0px; display: inline; border-top: 0px; border-right: 0px" title="image" border="0" alt="image" src="http://lh5.ggpht.com/_VS0UKwRnPHo/TKTuxY1T5bI/AAAAAAAAAKU/KS4ZnloJKNE/image_thumb%5B1%5D.png?imgmax=800" width="374" height="402"/a /p pMove to the Server tab and complete the following:/p table border="0" cellspacing="0" cellpadding="2" width="574" tbody tr td valign="top" width="200"strongSetting/strong/td td valign="top" width="372"strongValue/strong/td/tr tr td valign="top" width="200"Host server:/td td valign="top" width="372"sametime.lotus.com/td/tr tr td valign="top" width="200"Server community port:/td td valign="top" width="372"80/td/tr tr td valign="top" width="200"Keep allive/td td valign="top" width="372"I leave the default.nbsp; More often then not, the value is appropriate./td/tr/tbody/table pa href="http://lh6.ggpht.com/_VS0UKwRnPHo/TKTuyBH14xI/AAAAAAAAAKY/h2TK0yTx2BM/s1600-h/image%5B9%5D.png"img style="border-bottom: 0px; border-left: 0px; display: inline; border-top: 0px; border-right: 0px" title="image" border="0" alt="image" src="http://lh6.ggpht.com/_VS0UKwRnPHo/TKTuygcv55I/AAAAAAAAAKc/0fqNrhq8j40/image_thumb%5B5%5D.png?imgmax=800" width="393" height="419"/a /p pClick on the Connection tab and fill out:/p table border="0" cellspacing="0" cellpadding="2" width="574" tbody tr td valign="top" width="200"strongSetting/strong/td td valign="top" width="372"strongValue/strong/td/tr tr td valign="top" width="200"Use global connection settings…/td td valign="top" width="372"Clear the check box/td/tr tr td valign="top" width="200"Connection/td td valign="top" width="372"Direct connection using HTTP protocol/td/tr tr td valign="top" width="200"Log into the community after completing this form:/td td valign="top" width="372"Leave checked/td/tr/tbody/table pa href="http://lh4.ggpht.com/_VS0UKwRnPHo/TKTuzvaRLnI/AAAAAAAAAKg/ZsYwrovBayg/s1600-h/image%5B15%5D.png"img style="border-bottom: 0px; border-left: 0px; display: inline; border-top: 0px; border-right: 0px" title="image" border="0" alt="image" src="http://lh4.ggpht.com/_VS0UKwRnPHo/TKTu0Edb3cI/AAAAAAAAAKk/2SXe6xIhDGs/image_thumb%5B9%5D.png?imgmax=800" width="387" height="413"/a /p pClick OK and you should be all set.nbsp; If you browse the web through a proxy server and are having problems, your Connection tab should reflect a proxied connection instead of the direct connection method illustrated.nbsp; Information on that configuration can be found in the help or Information Center./p div class="blogger-post-footer"img width='1' height='1' src='https://blogger.googleusercontent.com/tracker/6770229321875844491-1119947472896058031?l=socialaboration.blogspot.com' alt='' //div

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