I recently migrated a customer from Notes 8.5 to 8.5.3. The customer was a small shop so there backup solution was also very small. To help him to save some backup space I moved the "fulltext index" to another folder, which is excluded by the Backup software. This can be easily implemented.

Read more: Moving fulltext index so that they are not stored in a tape backup




I currently got some emails from admins out in the world which ask for help to troubleshoot a Notes 8.5.x roaming issue. They all explain the same situation: There is a user who logs into different computers almost every time and it seamed that is the issue why the roaming isn´t finished/completed (the Lotus Domino address book showed a sand clock all the time -> Roaming: In Progress for the person'

I currently got some emails from admins out in the world which ask for help to troubleshoot a Notes 8.5.x roaming issue. They all explain the same situation: There is a user who logs into different computers almost every time and it seamed that is the issue why the roaming isn´t finished/completed (the Lotus Domino address book showed a sand clock all the time -> Roaming: In Progress for the person's record).

Read more: Solving a Lotus Notes 8.5.x Roaming hourglass "issue" (Roaming lock already exists)