Scrapple to the rescue

Scrapple is a neat side-bar plug-in for Lotus Notes, a place where you can keep little fragments (scraps) of information that you use time and time again. It’s very simple to use… to save a scrap of info, you simply …

Weather report in your calendar

Lotus Notes 8.5 introduced the ability to overlay other calendars onto your own. The ‘other calendars’ can come from a variety of sources:

  • Other users’ Notes calendars
  • Notes TeamRoom calendars
  • Notes application calendars (e.g. an application for managing events or

Lotus Notes is cool

I’m not deleting this and I’m keeping it for posterity, but has now been decommissioned. However rose from the ashes, and actually looks a bit like my original.

By now I’m one of the last people to blog …

Cool Notes icons

Previously, in an update on Notes 8.5.2, I mentioned that a Notes application can now boast a full colour icon (i.e. not restricted to sixteen colours). While this does nothing for your productivity, it is an important addition to …

Using groups with live text in Lotus Notes

We’ve covered Notes’ live text feature before in the hallowed pages of, but this time we’ll dig a bit deeper and show a real-world example. Let me first thank Mikkel Flindt Heisterberg, as his post helped me clarify some …