An Introduction to LotusScript

Chapter Overview

LotusScript is a structured, object-oriented programming (OOP) language that's similar to Visual Basic. Using LotusScript, you can create robust, cross-platform applications. This chapter provides an introduction to the programming language and reviews the basic concepts of object-oriented application development.

By the end of the chapter you will have learned

  • Basic terminology of object-oriented programming
  • Basic elements of the LotusScript language
  • How to create variables and constants
  • How to add comments to code
  • How to create conditional branching and iterative loops
  • How to create arrays
  • How to create date and time variables
  • How to display messages and dialog boxes
  • How and when to compile LotusScript code
  • How to create subroutines and functions

Introduction to Object Oriented Programming

An Introduction to the Lotus Domino Tool Suite

Getting Started with Designer

Navigating the Domino Designer Workspace

Domino Design Elements

An Introduction to Formula Language

An Introduction to LotusScript

Fundamentals of a Notes Application

Calendar Applications

Collaborative Applications

Reference Library Applications

Workflow Applications

Web Applications

Design Enhancements Using LotusScript

Design Enhancements Using Formula Language

View Enhancements

Sample Agents

Miscellaneous Enhancements and Tips for Domino Databases

Data Management


Application Deployment and Maintenance


Appendix A. Online Project Files and Sample Applications

Appendix B. IBM® Lotus® Notes® and Domino®Whats Next?

Lotus Notes Developer's Toolbox(c) Tips for Rapid and Successful Deployment
Lotus Notes Developers Toolbox: Tips for Rapid and Successful Deployment
ISBN: 0132214482
EAN: 2147483647
Year: N/A
Pages: 293
Authors: Mark Elliott © 2008-2020.
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