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Lotus Domino Document Locking

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000014476D
Original Publication Date: 2001-Dec-24
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2003-Jun-19

Publishing Venue

IBM

Abstract

Disclosed is a system for ensuring that multiple users do not edit the same Lotus Notes Document at the same time, reducing the risk of replication conflicts and information errors. The system involves the use of three standard functions and a names field on the Notes document. User A QueryOpen: if Edit Mode, if unlocked, lock the document, if locked, restrict mode to read only QueryModeChange (to Edit): if unlocked, lock the document, if locked, restrict mode to read only