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NotesConnectors Blog
 
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Blog Description You can find EZ Notes Search - the IBM Lotus Notes connector for Windows Search - on www.notesconnectors.com The connector allows you to search your email, archives, attachments, applications/databases and files on your computer simultaneously.
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EZ Notes Search Supports Searching IBM Notes 9!
Sat, Jan 4th 2014 3:09p   NotesConnectors Blog
We are pleased to announce that EZ Notes Search now supports searching IBM® Notes® 9.0 and IBM Notes 9.0.1. In addition, we have added official support for Microsoft® Windows® 8. This support was added in response to very strong interest in the Notes 9 product by both our existing customers and customers who are considering purchasing our product. EZ Notes Search enables users to search their IBM Notes databases (mail, archives, attachments, contacts, discussion databases, teamrooms, and [read] Keywords: connections ibm notes microsoft
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Choosing the right version of EZ Notes Search
Sat, Aug 24th 2013 3:11p   NotesConnectors Blog
What is EZ Notes Search? IBM® Notes® users can search their Notes databases (NSF files) using Microsoft® Windows® Search through the use of our EZ Notes Search connector. Windows Search is very fast and easy to use: click the Start button and just start typing and you will see search results from your email, archives, other NSF files/applications, attachments and your files all at once. EZ Notes Search has been available for several years now and we have developed different product [read] Keywords: ibm notes xpages application applications database email microsoft properties server
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See EZ Notes Search at IBM Connect 2013
Fri, Jan 25th 2013 4:12p   NotesConnectors Blog
If you are attending IBM Connect 2013 (Lotusphere), please stop by our pedestal in the Solutions Showcase (JPG Consulting, Inc - #C38). We will be demonstrating EZ Notes Search: Mail, Archives and Applications - users can quickly search their IBM Notes mail, mail archives and other application databases using Microsoft Windows Search Designer - developers and admins can quickly search their IBM XPages (and legacy) ntf files using Microsoft Windows Search See you soon! IBM, Notes and [read] Keywords: collaboration ibm lotusphere notes ntf xpages application applications consulting microsoft
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IBM Connect 2013 is just around the corner
Thu, Nov 15th 2012 1:10p   NotesConnectors Blog
IBM Connect 2013 is just around the corner! The conference will be held in Orlando, FL from January 27-31, 2013. You can register to attend on IBM's site. We will be demonstrating our products again this year (our sixth year) in the exhibition hall. This year our pedestal is very close to the escalators (C38). Please stop by to see our desktop search products for: IBM Notes (mail, archives, attachments, databases, and design elements) IBM Connections In addition we will be demo [read] Keywords: collaboration connections domino ibm notes quickr applications archiving blogger desktop
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Searching IBM Connections via Windows Desktop
Mon, Nov 5th 2012 7:14a   NotesConnectors Blog
With EZ Notes Search V2.3 users can search IBM Connections easily from their Microsoft Windows 7 desktop (in addition to their IBM Lotus Notes mail and archive files.) Users can specify which area(s) of Connections they would like to search: All of Connections Activities Blogs Bookmarks Communities Files Forums Personal Information Profiles Stand-alone content Status Updates Wikis and can also search more than one Connections server (for example a public server like Lotus Greenhouse and thei [read] Keywords: connections domino ibm lotus notes application archive blogger desktop microsoft server
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Searching IBM Connections
Wed, Oct 31st 2012 6:13a   NotesConnectors Blog
We are pleased to announce that we have added support for IBM® Connections to our EZ Notes Search product. EZ Notes Search V2.3 has these new capabilities: Users can now quickly search their files, mail, archives, attachments and Connections using a single interface Mail and archived mail messages now display the To and CC fields in the search results preview window There is a free trial version available. This is a client only install. No additional software or changes need to made on th [read] Keywords: connections domino ibm notes blogger desktop interface microsoft




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Searching the contents of PDF files on 64-bit Microsoft Windows
Tue, Oct 2nd 2012 12:09p   NotesConnectors Blog
Microsoft® Windows® Search uses a component called an iFilter to extract text from files when indexing. There are iFilters for many file formats available. In order to use Microsoft Windows Search to search PDF files, you need to have an iFilter for the PDF file format installed on your system. Adobe® Reader includes an iFilter for 32 bit Microsoft Windows platforms. For 64-bit systems, you need to install Adobe PDF iFilter which is available here: http://www.adobe.com/support/download [read] Keywords: ibm lotus notes archive blogger microsoft
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Domino Designer Search vs. EZ Notes Search: Designer
Wed, Sep 12th 2012 11:10a   NotesConnectors Blog
What's the main difference to the user? Time! EZ Notes Search can search one or more templates (and all their design elements) as fast as you can type since it relies on the Microsoft Windows search engine. Domino Designer Search scans each design element you want to search after you specify which ones you want to search. If you start the search again, it will rescan each item again. To speed things up, the user has to spend time deciding how to restrict what will get scanned. To i [read] Keywords: domino ibm lotus notes ntf blogger microsoft
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Fast design element navigation in Domino Designer
Sun, Sep 9th 2012 11:09p   NotesConnectors Blog
We are pleased to announce a new product which enables developers to quickly navigate IBM Lotus Notes and Domino template design elements (including, but not limited to, LotusScript, Java, Notes Formula Language and XPages). The new product, called "EZ Notes Search: Designer", is available now. There is also a trial version available. With this tool, developers can index the design elements in one or more templates (or databases) and search them all at once using Microsoft Windows searc [read] Keywords: domino formula language ibm lotus lotusscript notes xpages archiving blogger java microsoft properties
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Lotus Notes/EZ Notes Search on Windows 8 Release Preview
Tue, Jul 24th 2012 10:10a   NotesConnectors Blog
Introduction Microsoft has made available the Release Preview version of Windows 8 with its new Metro user interface. Since the final version of the operating system has not been released yet, IBM Lotus Notes is not supported on this OS. We would like to support EZ Notes Search on Windows 8 when Lotus Notes is supported, so we did some initial testing to see how the two will work together on the platform. Installation The Windows 8 Release Preview software (Evaluation copy, Build 8400) w [read] Keywords: ibm lotus notes applications blogger desktop interface laptop microsoft
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EZ Notes Search V2.2 is now available
Mon, Jun 18th 2012 6:12a   NotesConnectors Blog
We are pleased to announce the general availability of V2.2 of EZ Notes Search. EZ Notes Search enables a user to simultaneously search their local Notes mail, archives, contacts and applications as well as the files on their computer using Microsoft Windows Search. EZ Notes Search V2.2 includes: Improved search results Improved indexing speed Improvements to the EZNConnector user interface in addition to bug fixes for other issues. A video demonstration of EZ Notes Search is avai [read] Keywords: notes applications blogger bug interface microsoft
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EZ Notes Search Modifiers/Filters
Sun, Feb 26th 2012 1:09p   NotesConnectors Blog
Our EZ Notes Search product enables the user to search their local IBM Lotus Notes databases using Microsoft Windows Search. Windows Search gives you some great features including the ability to provide multiple search filters to narrow down your search. For example you can search for messages from Tom by using the from filter: from:Tom. Also you can find emails from last week by typing received:last week or find appointments for today by using startdate:today. If you want to find a docu [read] Keywords: ibm lotus notes rich text application applications blogger email microsoft properties smtp
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Come visit us at Lotusphere 2012 in the Product Showcase (#535)
Thu, Dec 22nd 2011 3:09p   NotesConnectors Blog
We will be returning to the IBM Lotusphere(R) Product Showcase again this year to demonstrate EZ Notes Search (our connector for Microsoft(R) Windows(R) Search) and our new archiving products for IBM(R) Lotus(R) Domino(R) databases and IBM Lotus Quickr(R) using Symantec(TM) Enterprise Vault(TM). We will be talking about our archiving products just before Lotusphere on a Symantec sponsored webcast: Symantec Enterprise Vault – Building Strategic Partnerships to Complement IBM Lotus Solutions. [read] Keywords: domino ibm lotus lotusphere notes quickr archiving blogger enterprise microsoft
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Get Social Do Business - Our use of LotusLive Notes
Fri, Nov 11th 2011 4:09p   NotesConnectors Blog
IBM Champion Lisa Duke invited me to talk on this week's Get Social Do Business podcast about our experiences using LotusLive for our normal business operations as well as testing our EZ Notes Search product. Thanks Lisa! [read] Keywords: ibm lotus notes blogger podcast
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EZ Notes Search and Notes 8.5.3 Work Well Together
Thu, Oct 6th 2011 11:10a   NotesConnectors Blog
With the release of IBM Lotus Notes 8.5.3, EZ Notes Search users can now use the Windows Search option inside of Notes to search their local mail, archives, contacts and other databases as well as their local files simultaneously using a simple to use search interface. Of course, EZ Notes Search users can still use the standard Windows Search user interfaces as well which will also provide you with the ability to preview your Notes documents and attachments. To use Windows Search in Notes, s [read] Keywords: ibm lotus notes blogger interface
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EZ Notes Search: Server Mail Edition Now Available
Thu, Aug 25th 2011 2:10p   NotesConnectors Blog
With the release of EZ Notes Search V2.1, we have added a new product to our product family which enables IBM Lotus Notes users to search their email using Microsoft Windows Search without the need to have a local replica database. EZ Notes Search: Server Mail Edition is ideal for LAN based PCs where you don't want to keep a full text index on the IBM Lotus Domino server. The user will get these standard EZ Notes Search features: The ability to search their files and Lotus Notes emai [read] Keywords: domino ibm lotus notes blogger database desktop email interface microsoft server
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EZ Notes Search V2.1 Now Available
Tue, Aug 9th 2011 9:13a   NotesConnectors Blog
We are pleased to announce the general availability of V2.1 of EZ Notes Search. EZ Notes Search enables a user to simultaneously search their local Notes mail, archives, contacts and applications as well as the files on their computer using Microsoft Windows Search. EZ Notes Search V2.1 includes: Improved support for Microsoft Windows XP users (search results preview now uses the native previewers if they are installed) Improved indexing speed in addition to bug fixes. A video demonst [read] Keywords: notes applications blogger bug microsoft
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Thanks Stuart, Darren, John and Lisa!!
Wed, Jul 27th 2011 6:10a   NotesConnectors Blog
I had a great time discussing EZ Notes Search on This week in Lotus and wanted to thank you all! Thanks to Stuart McIntyre and Darren Duke for hosting and John Head for being so gratious and his knowledge of Windows Name Space Extensions! And most of all, Lisa Duke, for her introduction to Stuart! -Jonathan Griep [read] Keywords: lotus notes blogger
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Search both Outlook and Notes in one search
Wed, Jun 22nd 2011 12:14a   NotesConnectors Blog
We had an interesting use case from a customer. The customer used both Outlook and Notes to access different mail systems and wanted to be able to search both in one query. This can be done with EZ Notes Search and Windows Search. The customer also wanted to be able to limit their search to either Notes or Outlook for some queries. They found you can filter your search results through the use of a query filter. For example, you can add scope:EZN or scope:MAPI to the query if you want to [read] Keywords: notes blogger outlook twitter
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We are looking for someone to do a Domino Domain rename for a customer
Mon, Jun 20th 2011 9:14a   NotesConnectors Blog
The customer is in New York City and they would like to have the work done ASAP (500 users, 4 servers, mostly mail). Please contact us at jgriep _at_ jgriep _dot_ com if you have done a rename before and are interested in this contract job. Thanks, Jonathan Griep Follow @NotesConnectors on Twitter! [read] Keywords: domino blogger twitter
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Notes Domain Name Change - What would you add to this list?
Sun, Jun 19th 2011 9:17p   NotesConnectors Blog
What issues have you encountered when changing a Notes Domain name that aren't covered by this IBM post: https://www-304.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21089340&wv=1 [read] Keywords: ibm notes blogger
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Happy Birthday IBM!
Thu, Jun 16th 2011 8:14a   NotesConnectors Blog
100 years of innovation: http://www.ibm.com/ibm100 [read] Keywords: ibm blogger
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Want some software for your shiny new 64 Bit Windows 7 machine?
Thu, Jun 9th 2011 10:13a   NotesConnectors Blog
A lot of companies are starting to enjoy the benefits of 64 Bit Microsoft Windows 7 including the built in Windows Search facility. You can use Windows Search to search your Lotus Notes mail and archives with our EZ Notes Search product. We even have a free trial version available. If you want to see the product in action see this video. [read] Keywords: lotus notes blogger microsoft
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EZ Notes Search: The Movie
Fri, Jun 3rd 2011 10:11a   NotesConnectors Blog
A video demo of EZ Notes Search V2 is viewable at http://www.youtube.com/notesconnectors. Many thanks to Ben Langhinrichs at Geniisoft for allowing us to use the Lotusphere sessions database in the video. A free 30 day trial version of EZ Notes Search is available. [read] Keywords: lotusphere notes blogger database
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Subject:"Windows Search" - Searching your Notes applications can be this simple
Mon, May 9th 2011 8:11p   NotesConnectors Blog
With Windows Search (and EZ Notes Search), you can easily filter your local database searches by Subject and then preview the result. You can also filter by To:, CC: and others. See this post for more details. [read] Keywords: notes applications blogger database
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Thanks Yancy!
Thu, May 5th 2011 2:10p   NotesConnectors Blog
Thanks Yancy for adding this blog to PlanetLotus! Topics on this blog include or will include: - EZ Notes Search - Our plugin which allows you to use Windows Search with Notes. - Enterprise Vault for Domino - We build archiving and eDiscovery applications using this tool - iNotes Applications - Customizing iNotes for our clients. -Jonathan Griep [read] Keywords: domino inotes notes applications archiving blogger enterprise planetlotus
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Symantec Enterprise Vault for Domino and Soft Deleted Shortcuts
Wed, May 4th 2011 3:00p   NotesConnectors Blog
Symantec Enterprise Vault is an archiving and eDiscovery tool which supports archiving content from IBM Lotus Notes and Domino mail files in addition to many other targets (Microsoft Exchange, Microsoft Sharepoint, filesystems and others). Enterprise Vault has many configuration options which allow the administrator to customize the user experience. In addition to the standard out of the box user experience, it is possible to customize the end user experience in other ways. One out of the b [read] Keywords: administration domino dwa ibm inotes lotus notes archiving archive blogger desktop enterprise exchange exchange interface microsoft sharepoint
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Tip: Searching just your Lotus Notes data using Windows Search
Wed, May 4th 2011 10:31a   NotesConnectors Blog
If you want to search your Lotus Notes data using Windows Search, you can use "EZ Notes Search" (free trial available on http://www.notesconnectors.com/). After you install the product and index your content, you can execute a search by simply clicking the Windows Start button and start typing your query. Windows Search will immediately give you some search results: Windows Search will show you content from Lotus Notes and your hard drive. The heading for the Lotus Notes content leaves a [read] Keywords: lotus notes R6 blogger desktop properties
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Installing EZ Notes Search From the Command Line
Wed, May 4th 2011 10:30a   NotesConnectors Blog
It is possible to install EZ Notes Search using the command line without being prompted during the installation. To do this you must open the CMD.exe window by using the "Run as administrator" item on the right mouse menu since you must have administrative privileges to install. The command line for the 64 bit intaller is: msiexec /i NotesDesktopSearchConnector-x64.msi /qn ALLUSERS="" if you want to install for just the current user or msiexec /i NotesDesktopSearchConnector-x64 [read] Keywords: notes applications blogger
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Tip: Debugging Notes requests to the Domino server
Wed, Apr 13th 2011 8:40a   NotesConnectors Blog
When you need to diagnose a problem, sometimes its useful to set these two notes.ini settings: Client_Clock=1 Debug_Console=1 after these are set, a console window will appear with information about each NRPC (Notes Remote Procedure Call) request made to the Domino server. The window also displays information about the status of the request so it can give you information about why a request may be failing. See Ask Professor Ini for more information. [read] Keywords: domino ibm lotus notes blogger server
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Using to:, from: and cc: filters with EZ Notes Search
Wed, Apr 6th 2011 11:58a   NotesConnectors Blog
With EZ Notes Search you can quickly find a message to a particular person. In the search box simply type to:Tom and it will find all messages to Tom. Similarly from:Tom and cc:Tom work as well. You can type a portion of their name, say To:Smi and Windows Search will match all messages with "Smi" in the To: field. All the results will appear as you are typing the string so the more characters you type, the more the results will be refined. There are other filters you can use as well: Ad [read] Keywords: notes blogger microsoft
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Fix: Launching Lotus Notes from Search Results
Mon, Mar 21st 2011 8:53a   NotesConnectors Blog
Some customers have experienced problems when they attempt to launch IBM Lotus Notes from the search results page by double clicking on an item, they get an error message box instead. Upon investigation, we have found that the user had previously installed Microsoft's "Windows Desktop Search: Add-In for Lotus Notes". This add-in is known to cause problems with Lotus Notes versions 7.X and 8.X. Users should uninstall it when using EZ Notes Search. To uninstall on Windows XP open the Co [read] Keywords: ibm lotus notes blogger desktop microsoft
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EZ Notes Search will be demonstrated at the New England Lotus User Group
Fri, Mar 18th 2011 8:16a   NotesConnectors Blog
On April 12, 2011 we are the vendor/sponsor for the New England Lotus User Group meeting in Waltham, MA. We will be demonstrating EZ Notes Search: Mail, Archives and Applications, our add-in which allows you to search your mail, archives, attachments and applications using Windows Search. EZ Notes Search is supported on Microsoft Windows XP, and both 32 and 64 bit editions of Microsoft Windows 7. [read] Keywords: lotus notes applications blogger microsoft
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EZ Notes Search - Search Result Dates
Wed, Mar 16th 2011 7:31a   NotesConnectors Blog
The latest version of EZ Notes Search includes a fix for dates which show up in search results. The day and month would sometimes appear transposed. Existing customers can get this fix for free by filling out the technical support form and requesting the new version. [read] Keywords: notes blogger
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Microsoft Office 2010 Filter Packs
Sat, Mar 12th 2011 9:32a   NotesConnectors Blog
EZ Notes Search (http://www.notesconnectors.com/) allows you to search your local Lotus Notes databases including attachments. If the attachments are in any of the Microsoft Office formats (.doc, .docx, .xls, .xlsx, etc.) you don't have to have Microsoft Office installed in order to index them and then search them. Microsoft offers a free download of the IFilters which are needed to index the attachments. They can be found on the Microsoft site: http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/en/details. [read] Keywords: lotus notes blogger microsoft office
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Hiding the console window that pops up when EZNConnector is indexing MIME messages
Thu, Mar 10th 2011 10:50a   NotesConnectors Blog
There is a new updated version of EZ Notes Search V2 to hide the console window that sometimes pops up while EZNConnector is indexing MIME content. Existing customers can get a free updated version by using the technical support link: http://www.notesconnectors.com/pages/Technical-Support.html [read] Keywords: notes blogger
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Uninstalling EZ Notes Search
Sun, Mar 6th 2011 5:01p   NotesConnectors Blog
If you need to uinstall EZ Notes Search, you should follow the steps in the ReadMe_EZNotesWindowsSearchConnector_InstallGuide_v2.0 found in the Notes directory where EZ Notes Search is installed. Here is a summary of the instructions: 1. Exit Lotus Notes 2. Stop the Windows Search Service: a. On Windows 7, this is done by clicking the start button (to do a search) and typing: view local services b. Under Control Panel section of the search results, you will see a tool named "View local s [read] Keywords: lotus notes application blogger
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EZ Notes Search validated as Ready for IBM Lotus!
Thu, Nov 4th 2010 9:28a   NotesConnectors Blog
I am very pleased that our EZ Notes Search solution has been validated with IBM and approved to use the Ready for IBM software mark. [read] Keywords: ibm lotus notes blogger
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EZ Notes Search - Windows Search for Lotus Notes
Fri, Oct 29th 2010 10:06a   NotesConnectors Blog
Search your mail, archives, attachments and files with one click!Designed for use with Microsoft® Windows® Search Allows users to search their Lotus Notes mail, archives, and attachments using Windows® Search. Search your mail, archives and attachments within Lotus Notes® plus the content on your computer at the same time without the need for Lotus Notes to be open. Open attachments without opening the Note first. Previews Lotus Notes content and attachments using the Microsoft® Search pre [read] Keywords: ibm lotus notes blogger desktop microsoft office




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