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Update to add Microsoft Office 2007 as a supported application for the Desktop Enabler

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Abstract

An update is available for Lotus Domino Document Manager that adds Microsoft Office 2007 as a supported application for use with the Desktop Enabler 7.0 version.

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An updated version of the Domino Document Manager Desktop Enabler, named DDM-Desktop_Enabler-20090918, is available from IBM Fix Central. (Direct links are provided below.)

This Desktop Enabler version adds Microsoft Office 2007 as a supported application for use with the Desktop Enabler 7.0 used with either Lotus Domino Document Manager 7.0 or 6.5.1 servers. It enables File Open and File Save operations from Office 2007 applications (Excel 2007, PowerPoint 2007, Word 2007) to Document Manger 6.5.1 or 7.0.

The readme file for the update includes installation and usage instructions.

When using this updated Desktop Enabler 7.0 version, Lotus Domino Document Manager 7.0 and 6.5.1 support the integrated applications listed below.

    Working with Integrated Applications
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    Document Manager integrates with Microsoft Office and other ODMA-supported applications through each application's File menu, intercepting requests to open, save, or close files.
    Document Manager supports the integrated applications listed below. For information on minor compatibility issues, see Document Manager Help.

    * Lotus 1-2-3(R) 9.8, or later
    * Lotus Freelance Graphics(R) 9.6, or later
    * Lotus Word Pro(R) 9.6, or later
    * Microsoft Excel 2007, 2003, 2000, XP, and 97
    * Microsoft PowerPoint 2007, 2003, 2000, XP, and 97
    * Microsoft Visio(R) 2002 and 2000
    * Microsoft Word 2007, 2003, 2000, XP, and 97

Known issue - Full text indexing
The Lotus Domino server versions (6.0, 6.5, 7.0) used with Lotus Domino Document Manager do not support indexing of Office 2007 file format. For more information on this Domino functionality, refer to the Release Notes for your Domino version to see the Keyview filter formats supported or "Viewing Microsoft Office 2007 XML file formats from Lotus Notes and Domino" (#1258670).

Related information

7.0 updated Desktop Enabler
6.5.1 updated Desktop Enabler


Document information

More support for: Lotus End of Support Products
Lotus Domino Document Manager

Software version: 6.5.1, 7.0

Operating system(s): Windows

Reference #: 1403519

Modified date: 21 September 2009


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