Welcome to IBM Lotus iNotes 8.5.2
Published on: Mar 4, 2016
Transcripts - Welcome to IBM Lotus iNotes 8.5.2
Welcome to IBM Lotus iNotes 8.5.2A new version of IBM® Lotus® iNotes™ is coming to your desktop. Take a look at whats in store! Whats newHere are some great new features: Mark Subject Confidential option You can add the prefix “*Confidential:“ to the subject line of individual messages you send. To do so, select the Mark Subject Confidential delivery option above the To: line in a message before you send it. Display language option You can set the language to use for display. To do so, click Preferences > International and select your preferred language. If you select Use Default, the language set for your browser is used. Bidirectional language support You can enable support for right-to-left languages. To do so, click Preferences > International and select the option under Bidirectional settings. Note: Ultra-light mode now supports right-to-left languages based on the device or browser language setting. However, this does not include support for the new Bidirectional settings preference.
Sametime meeting information in invitationsYou can add Sametime meeting information to invitationswhen you schedule meetings.You can select the type of meeting used by yourorganization (such as Sametime, Sametime Classic, orthird-party meetings) and save the information as thedefault online meting. Then, when you create an onlinemeeting, this information is pre-populated on the meetinginvitation form.To add Sametime meeting information to meetinginvitations, click Online Meeting on the meeting invitationform, click New, and then specify the Sametime meetinginformation.Secondary calendar optionIf your administrator makes the feature available, you candisplay a secondary, non-Gregorian calendar alongsideyour primary calendar.The secondary calendar is displayed next to the day inthe date header of each supported calendar view in fullmode.To display a secondary calendar, click Preferences >Calendar > Display and select a Secondary calendaroption. (Note that only the Hebrew and Japanese sixday options are supported for this release.)
Whats changedHere are some changes from the previous release:Updated message formsThe new message, reply, and forward forms have beenimproved. Changes include:•When you begin to type in a message form, an asteriskappears in the messages tab to indicate that the formcontains unsaved changes.•When you type text in the subject line of a message form,the title of the messages tab updates in real time.•The spell check user interface previously available in litemode only is now available in full mode.Language direction button in rich text editorIf you use the new Bidirectional settings preferencedescribed in the preceding table, you can switch thedirection of text on a per-paragraph basis in the rich texteditor.This enables you to compose a message that includes bothleft-to-right and right-to-left languages.To switch the direction of a paragraphs text, select theparagraph and click the Direction button above the rich texteditor.In previous releases, this button appeared only in full modeif Arabic or Hebrew was chosen as the browser languagesetting.In this release, the Direction button is available for otherlanguages if the new Bidirectional settings preference isselected, and the button is also available in full mode forFirefox.
Learn moreResource DescriptionMedia Gallery View the entire collection of demos, tutorials, reference cards, and product tours in the product Media Gallery on the Lotus Notes and Domino wiki.Blog View and blog about tips for using Lotus iNotes, see the Notes Design Blog at: http://www.notesdesignblog.com/NotesDesignBlog/NDBlog.nsfNew Features To see a complete list of what is new in this release, see the topic “New Features” in the product Help. Getting helpUse the following resources to get more assistance:Resource DescriptionHelp desk Put your company-specific instructions here. Phone numberInternal wiki/blog Put your company-specific instructions here. URLHelp links and locations Click Help at the top-right of the Lotus iNotes window to view Lotus iNotes Help topics.Submit feedback Let us know if this guide was helpful to you or provide comments on our Help topics. Click Help > Submit Feedback or click the Submit Feedback link at the bottom of the topic in the Lotus iNotes Help.• To add more rows click Table > Row > Insert.• Choose File > Export to create a PDF of your preview guide.