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Release Notes for Cisco Unity Connection ViewMail for IBM Lotus Notes Release 8.5(1)

Contents

Requirements

Compatibility Information

Determining the ViewMail for Notes Version

Related Documentation

New and Changed Requirements and Support—Release 8.5(1)

Additional Languages for ViewMail for Notes

New and Changed Functionality—Release 8.5(1)

Installation and Upgrade Information

Task List for Installing ViewMail for Notes for the First Time

Task List for Upgrading to ViewMail 8.5(1)

Considerations When Setting Up ViewMail for Notes

Downloading ViewMail 8.5(1)

Customizing the ViewMail for Notes Software to Use Default Values Before Installing It on User Workstations (Optional)

Installing ViewMail for Notes 8.5(1)

Creating a ViewMail for Notes Account in Notes

Adding an SMTP Proxy Address in Connection Administration (Optional)

Entering Information for Secure Messaging, and for Phone Recording and Playback

Uninstalling ViewMail for Notes

Files and Registry Keys Installed and Used by ViewMail for Notes

Limitations and Restrictions

ViewMail for Notes Limitations Regarding Secure Messages

Only One ViewMail Language Can Be Installed

Replacing a Non-English ViewMail Version May Leave Instances of Previous Language in Notes Address Book

Some Software on User Workstations Can Cause ViewMail for Notes to Fail

Yamaha Synthesizer Software Is Not Supported

Caveats

Obtaining Documentation and Submitting a Service Request


Release Notes for Cisco Unity Connection ViewMail for IBM Lotus Notes Release 8.5(1)


Revised April 2, 2012 (Originally published December 8, 2010)

These release notes contain information on requirements, installing and upgrading software, new and changed requirements and support, limitations and restrictions, and caveats for Cisco Unity Connection ViewMail for IBM Lotus Notes Release 8.5(1).

The ViewMail for Notes 8.5(1) file is available from the Cisco Download Software website. (The location is provided in the applicable procedure later in these release notes.) In addition, the ViewMail for Notes 8.5(1) file is available on the Cisco Unity Connection ViewMail for IBM Lotus Notes 8.5(1) DVD.


Note For full access to the Download Software website, you must be signed in to Cisco.com as a registered user.


Contents

Requirements

Related Documentation

New and Changed Requirements and Support—Release 8.5(1)

New and Changed Functionality—Release 8.5(1)

Installation and Upgrade Information

Limitations and Restrictions

Caveats

Obtaining Documentation and Submitting a Service Request

Requirements

A ViewMail for Lotus Notes license installed on the Cisco Unity Connection server. (Without the license on the server, ViewMail for Notes installed on user workstations provides all features and functionality for 30 days in demo mode, and then stops.)

To install ViewMail for Notes, you must have local administrator rights on the user workstation.

The user workstation must have Microsoft .Net Framework version 2.0.50727 or later installed.

The user workstation must have at least 20 MB of hard-disk space available for ViewMail for Notes.

The ViewMail for Notes version and the operating system must be qualified with the version of IBM Lotus Notes that is installed. See the applicable section in Compatibility Matrix: Cisco Unity Connection and the Software on User Workstations at http://www.cisco.com/en/US/docs/voice_ip_comm/connection/compatibility/matrix/cucclientmtx.html, depending on the Connection version.

ViewMail for Notes can be installed in only one language at a time on the user workstation.

The user must belong to a class of service that allows access to Connection voice messages by using an IMAP client.

The user must have an email account in Notes configured to access Connection voice messages. (A procedure is provided later in these release notes.)

The Cisco Unity Connection server must be running version 8.5.

Compatibility Information

For information on all qualified version combinations of ViewMail for Notes, Cisco Unity Connection, and the software on user workstations, see Compatibility Matrix: Cisco Unity Connection and the Software on User Workstations at http://www.cisco.com/en/US/docs/voice_ip_comm/connection/compatibility/matrix/cucclientmtx.html. The document also contains the support policy for software on user workstations.

For a list of all languages available for earlier versions of ViewMail for Notes, see the "Available Languages for Cisco Unity Connection Components" section of System Requirements for Cisco Unity Connection Release 8.x at http://www.cisco.com/en/US/docs/voice_ip_comm/connection/8x/requirements/8xcucsysreqs.html. (ViewMail for Notes 8.5(1) is available only in U.S. English.)

Determining the ViewMail for Notes Version

To Determine the ViewMail for Notes Version in Use from Notes


In the ViewMail for Notes inbox on the user workstation, from the Help menu, select About This Database.


Related Documentation

For descriptions and URLs of Cisco Unity Connection documentation on Cisco.com, see the Documentation Guide for Cisco Unity Connection Release 8.x. The document is shipped with Connection and is available at http://www.cisco.com/en/US/docs/voice_ip_comm/connection/8x/roadmap/8xcucdg.html.

New and Changed Requirements and Support—Release 8.5(1)

There are no new or changed requirements or support in this release.

(For information on new and changed requirements and support in earlier versions of Cisco Unity Connection ViewMail for IBM Lotus Notes, see the applicable release notes at http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/ps6509/prod_release_notes_list.html.)

Additional Languages for ViewMail for Notes

ViewMail for Notes 8.5(1) is available only in U.S. English (ENU).

For a list of all languages available for earlier versions of ViewMail for Notes, see the "Available Languages for Cisco Unity Connection Components" section of System Requirements for Cisco Unity Connection Release 8.x at http://www.cisco.com/en/US/docs/voice_ip_comm/connection/8x/requirements/8xcucsysreqs.html.

New and Changed Functionality—Release 8.5(1)

There is no new or changed functionality in this release.

(For information on new and changed functionality in earlier versions of Cisco Unity Connection ViewMail for IBM Lotus Notes, see the applicable release notes at http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/ps6509/prod_release_notes_list.html.)

Installation and Upgrade Information

Task List for Installing ViewMail for Notes for the First Time

Task List for Upgrading to ViewMail 8.5(1)

Considerations When Setting Up ViewMail for Notes

Downloading ViewMail 8.5(1)

Customizing the ViewMail for Notes Software to Use Default Values Before Installing It on User Workstations (Optional)s

Installing ViewMail for Notes 8.5(1)

Creating a ViewMail for Notes Account in Notes

Adding an SMTP Proxy Address in Connection Administration (Optional)

Entering Information for Secure Messaging, and for Phone Recording and Playback

Uninstalling ViewMail for Notes

Files and Registry Keys Installed and Used by ViewMail for Notes

Task List for Installing ViewMail for Notes for the First Time

Do the following tasks in the order listed for a new ViewMail for Notes installation.

1. Review the "Considerations When Setting Up ViewMail for Notes" section.

2. If applicable, download ViewMail. See the "Downloading ViewMail 8.5(1)" section.

3. Optional: Customize ViewMail for Notes so that some field values are prepopulated during installation (including the IP address of the Cisco Unity Connection server, which is required). See the "Customizing the ViewMail for Notes Software to Use Default Values Before Installing It on User Workstations (Optional)" section.

4. Install ViewMail for Notes. See the "Installing ViewMail for Notes 8.5(1)" section.

5. Create a ViewMail account in Notes. See the "Creating a ViewMail for Notes Account in Notes" section

6. Optional: Add an SMTP proxy address in Connection. See the "Adding an SMTP Proxy Address in Connection Administration (Optional)" section.

7. If Cisco Unity Connection is set up for secure messaging or if users will be using their phones for recording and playback (TRaP): Enter user and Connection server information for ViewMail for Notes to use, as applicable. See the "Entering Information for Secure Messaging, and for Phone Recording and Playback" section.

Task List for Upgrading to ViewMail 8.5(1)

Do the following tasks in the order listed for upgrading a ViewMail for Notes installation.

1. If applicable, download ViewMail. See the "Downloading ViewMail 8.5(1)" section.

2. Upgrade the ViewMail for Notes software. See the "Installing ViewMail for Notes 8.5(1)" section.

3. Tell users to refresh the database for their own ViewMail for Notes account in Notes:

a. Open Notes.

b. Right-click the ViewMail for Notes account and select Database > Refresh Design.

Considerations When Setting Up ViewMail for Notes


Note If you are upgrading ViewMail for Notes, skip this task. Existing settings remain unchanged during an upgrade.


Note the following considerations when setting up ViewMail for Notes:

In Cisco Unity Connection Administration, configure the following settings on the System Settings > SMTP Configuration > Server page to match the SSL settings in the ViewMail for Notes account:

Allow Connections From Untrusted IP Addresses

Require Authentication From Untrusted IP Addresses

Transport Layer Security From Untrusted IP Addresses Is (Disabled, Required, Optional)

For more information, see the following documentation:

"SMTP Server Configuration" section in the "System Settings in Cisco Unity Connection 8.x" chapter of the Interface Reference Guide for Cisco Unity Connection Administration at http://www.cisco.com/en/US/docs/voice_ip_comm/connection/8x/gui_reference/guide/8xcucgrgx.html.

"Configuring IMAP Settings in Cisco Unity Connection 8.x" chapter of the System Administration Guide for Cisco Unity Connection at http://www.cisco.com/en/US/docs/voice_ip_comm/connection/8x/administration/guide/8xcucsagx.html.

IMAP email clients generally include two fields in which you can enter either the IP address or the fully qualified domain name of the Connection server. When a Connection cluster is configured, enter the fully qualified domain name of a DNS A record that includes the Connection publisher and subscriber servers. If the DNS server allows you to specify the order in which DNS tries to contact Connection servers, specify that the server that is available most often is the first server contacted. This usually is the publisher server.

Some IMAP email clients do not respect DNS A records. For those clients, if the first Connection server is not available, the client does not try to access the other Connection server.

Downloading ViewMail 8.5(1)

Revised 02 April, 2012

Do the following procedure to download the software from the Cisco Download Software website.

To Download ViewMail for Notes 8.5(1)


Step 1 On a computer with a high-speed Internet connection, go to the Voice and Unified Communications download page at http://tools.cisco.com/support/downloads/pub/Redirect.x?mdfid=278875240.


Note To access the software download page, you must be signed in to Cisco.com as a registered user.


Step 2 In the tree control on the download page, expand Products>Voice and Unified Communications>IP Telephony>Unified Messaging>Cisco Unity Connection, and select Cisco Unity Connection ViewMail for IBM Lotus Notes Version 8.5.

Step 3 In the Latest Releases folder, select VMN 8.5(1).

Step 4 Download the file CiscoUnityConnection.VMN 8.5.1-ENU.zip to the directory of your choice.


Customizing the ViewMail for Notes Software to Use Default Values Before Installing It on User Workstations (Optional)


Note If you are upgrading ViewMail for Notes, skip this task. Existing settings remain unchanged during an upgrade.


In the procedure in this section, you can customize the software so that values for the following fields are prepopulated during installation:

IP address of the Cisco Unity Connection server—Required during installation.

Values for three fields related to using a firewall that blocks HTTPS traffic between user workstations and the Connection server—Not required during installation.


Caution If you do not customize the ViewMail for Notes software before you install it on user workstations, you will have to manually enter the IP address of the Cisco Unity Connection server during installation on each user workstation. In addition, if you are using a firewall that blocks HTTPS traffic, values for the three related fields will have to be manually entered on each user workstation after ViewMail for Notes is installed.

The customization prepopulates the default values only for new accounts; values in existing accounts remain as is.

When ViewMail for Notes is already installed on user workstations, the customized registry settings cannot be changed by running the ViewMail installation program again. You must use a configuration management tool (for example, Microsoft Systems Management Server) to change the registry settings; or you must uninstall ViewMail for Notes, customize the ViewMail software, and then install the customized software.

To Customize the ViewMail for Notes Software to Use Default Values Before Installing It on User Workstations (Optional)


Step 1 Create a ViewMail for Notes directory to which you have write privileges.

Step 2 From the ViewMail for Notes disc or the directory to which you downloaded the files, copy the ENU folder to the ViewMail directory you created in Step 1.

The folder contains the following files:

The CiscoUnityConnection.VMN8.5.1.ENU.msi file.

VMNInit.vbs.

VMAddbin.vbs.

Step 3 In the ENU folder, open the file VMNInit.vbs in a text editor (for example, Notepad).

Step 4 Delete the rem that begins the Session.Property("UNITYCONNECTIONSSERVER") = "" line, so that the line looks like the following example:

Function VMNInitFn()
Session.Property("UNITYCONNECTIONSSERVER") = ""
rem Session.Property("PROXYSERVERADDRESS") = ""
rem Session.Property("PROXYPORT") = ""
rem Session.Property("HTTPSCERTIFICATE") = ""
End Function 

Step 5 At the end of the Session.Property("UNITYCONNECTIONSSERVER") = "" line, enter the name or IP address of the Cisco Unity Connection server between the quotation marks after the equal (=) sign.

Step 6 If there is a firewall that blocks HTTPS traffic between user workstations and the Connection server: Delete the rem that begins the Session.Property("PROXYSERVERADDRESS") = "" line, so that the line looks like the following example:

Function VMNInitFn()
rem Session.Property("UNITYCONNECTIONSSERVER") = ""
Session.Property("PROXYSERVERADDRESS") = ""
rem Session.Property("PROXYPORT") = ""
rem Session.Property("HTTPSCERTIFICATE") = ""
End Function 

Step 7 At the end of the Session.Property("PROXYSERVERADDRESS") = "" line, enter the IP address of the HTTPS proxy server between the quotation marks after the equal (=) sign.

Step 8 If there is a firewall that blocks HTTPS traffic between user workstations and the Connection server: Delete the rem that begins the Session.Property("PROXYPORT") = "" line, so that the line looks like the following example:

Function VMNInitFn()
rem Session.Property("UNITYCONNECTIONSSERVER") = ""
rem Session.Property("PROXYSERVERADDRESS") = ""
Session.Property("PROXYPORT") = ""
rem Session.Property("HTTPSCERTIFICATE") = ""
End Function 

Step 9 At the end of the Session.Property("PROXYPORT") = "" line, enter the server port to use when connecting to the HTTPS proxy server between the quotation marks after the equal (=) sign.

Step 10 Delete the rem that begins the Session.Property("HTTPSCERTIFICATE") = "" line, so that the line looks like the following example:

Function VMNInitFn()
rem Session.Property("UNITYCONNECTIONSSERVER") = ""
rem Session.Property("PROXYSERVERADDRESS") = ""
rem Session.Property("PROXYPORT") = ""
Session.Property("HTTPSCERTIFICATE") = ""
End Function 

Step 11 At the end of the Session.Property("HTTPSCERTIFICATE") = "" line, enter the applicable value:

If default self-signed certificate installed
with Connection is being used

Enter 0 between the quotation marks after the equal (=) sign.

If default self-signed certificate is replaced
with a certificate from a certificate authority

Enter 1 between the quotation marks after the equal (=) sign.


(For more information, see the "Securing Cisco PCA and IMAP Email Client Access to Cisco Unity Connection" section in the "Configuring SSL in Cisco Unity Connection 8.x" chapter of the System Administration Guide for Cisco Unity Connection.)

Step 12 Save the script file and close the text editor.

Step 13 Open a Command Prompt window. (On the Windows Start menu, select Programs > Accessories > Command Prompt.)

Step 14 Change to the ViewMail for Notes ENU directory.

Step 15 Enter vmaddbin CiscoUnityConnection.VMN8.5.1.ENU.msi VMNInit.vbs, and press Enter. When the script completes, your cursor returns to the command line.

Step 16 Close the Command Prompt window.

Step 17 Run the file CiscoUnityConnection.VMN8.5.1.ENU.msi on a test machine to confirm that the installation completes successfully. (If the installation is unsuccessful, verify the changes made to VMNInit.vbs.)


Installing ViewMail for Notes 8.5(1)

ViewMail for Notes can be installed from the ViewMail for Notes disc or from a network drive. Alternatively, consider providing users with network access to the ViewMail for Notes application and a procedure so that they can install ViewMail themselves.

By default, ViewMail for Notes files are installed in the directory C:\Program Files\VMN. You can specify a different directory during a first-time installation of ViewMail. (See also "Files and Registry Keys Installed and Used by ViewMail for Notes" section.)

If you are upgrading from an earlier version of ViewMail, choose the same directory that was used for the earlier version.


NoteIn a Notes multiple-user installation scenario:

For a new installation, ViewMail for Notes must be installed for each user who signs in to the workstation. (For example, if you are signed in as John Doe and install ViewMail for Notes, it is available only to John Doe on that workstation. If Jane Doe uses the workstation and needs ViewMail for Notes, then sign in as Jane Doe and install ViewMail for Notes for Jane Doe.)

For an upgrade, ViewMail for Notes must be upgraded and running the same version for each user who signs in to the workstation.

In a Notes single-user installation scenario, ViewMail for Notes is installed once and is available to all users on that workstation.


To Install ViewMail for Notes 8.5(1)


Step 1 Confirm that ViewMail for Notes requirements have been met. See the "Requirements" section.

Step 2 If you are installing ViewMail for multiple users who share a workstation: For each user, sign in as that user to install ViewMail. For all users who use the workstation, select the same destination folder during each installation.

Step 3 Insert the disc.

OR

Browse to the directory on the network drive where you downloaded the ViewMail files.

Step 4 Double-click the file CiscoUnityConnection.VMN8.5.1.ENU.msi.

Step 5 Follow the on-screen prompts to complete the installation.


Creating a ViewMail for Notes Account in Notes


Note If you are upgrading ViewMail for Notes, skip this task. Existing settings remain unchanged during an upgrade.


To use ViewMail for Notes to access Connection voice messages, you create and configure a ViewMail for Notes account for the user.

To Create a ViewMail for Notes Account in Notes


Step 1 On the user workstation, open IBM Lotus Notes.

Step 2 Open the applicable database, depending on the Notes version:

Notes 8.5.2, 8.5.1 FP1,
8.0.2, and 8.0.1

a. From the File menu, select Open > Lotus Notes Application > Install VMN.

b. In the Install window, select Open.

Notes 7.0.4 and 7.0.3

a. From the File menu, select Database > Open.

b. In the Open Database window, in the Server field, leave the default value as Local, and in the Filename box, enter InstallVMN.nsf.

c. Select Open.


Step 3 In the Install window, select Install.

Step 4 Select OK in the Install Done dialog box, then close all tabs.

Step 5 Open the local name and address book, depending on the Notes version:

Notes 8.5.2, 8.5.1 FP1,
8.0.2, and 8.0.1

a. From the File menu, select Open  > Lotus Notes Application.

b. In the Open Application window, in the Look In field, leave the default value as On My Computer, and in the Filename box, enter names.nsf.

c. Select Open.

d. In the Address Book-Contacts dialog, select Advanced.

Notes 7.0.4 and 7 .0.3

a. From the File menu, select Database > Open.

b. In the Open Database window, in the Server field, leave the default value as Local, and in the Filename box, enter names.nsf.

c. Select Open.

d. In the Address Book-Contacts dialog, expand Advanced, and select Accounts.


Step 6 In the Fill In Address Book-Contacts dialog, select New > Account.

Step 7 On the Basics tab, enter the applicable information in all fields:

Account Name

Display name entered here also names icon used to open user's ViewMail for Notes inbox.

Account Server Name

IP address or DNS name of Cisco Unity Connection server.

Login Name

User's Cisco Unity Connection username (alias).

Password

User's Cisco Personal Communications Assistant (PCA) password.

Extension

User's Cisco Unity Connection extension.

Email Address

User's Cisco Unity Connection SMTP address (<username>@<Cisco Unity Connection SMTP domain name>).

Protocol

Select ViewMail for Notes.

Inbox Refresh Interval

Default is 3 minutes.

SSL

Select whether SSL is enabled or disabled.

Only from Location(s)

Specify the Notes location document under which this account will work.


Step 8 Select Save & Close to save the new account.

Step 9 Close the Address Book-Contacts tabs.

Step 10 Open the Notes workspace.

Step 11 Locate the icon for the ViewMail for Notes account that you created in Step 6 through Step 8. It has the same name as you entered in the Account Name field.

To open the ViewMail for Notes inbox, double-click the icon.


Adding an SMTP Proxy Address in Connection Administration (Optional)


Note If you are upgrading ViewMail for Notes, skip this task. Existing settings remain unchanged during an upgrade.


Do the procedure in this section to allow a user to receive voice messages sent from ViewMail for Notes in his or her ViewMail inbox when senders enter the user's Notes corporate email address in the To box.

Without an SMTP proxy address configured—and depending on whether or not a smart host is configured—a voice message sent from ViewMail for Notes to a user's Notes corporate email address results in one of the following actions:

Smart host configured

The voice message is delivered to the user's Notes inbox as a WAV attachment to an email (without the Media Master).

No smart host configured

The sender receives a nondelivery receipt.


(To enter smart host server information, in Cisco Unity Connection Administration, expand System Settings > SMTP Configuration, then select Smart Host.)

To Add an SMTP Proxy Address in Connection Administration (Optional)


Step 1 Sign in to Cisco Unity Connection Administration.

Step 2 Select Users. The Search Users page opens.

Step 3 Select the user for whom you are adding an SMTP proxy address.

Step 4 From the Edit menu, select SMTP Proxy Addresses.

Step 5 On the SMTP Proxy Addresses page, select Add New.

Step 6 In the SMTP Proxy Addresses table, enter the Notes SMTP address of the user in the SMTP Proxy Address column.

Step 7 Select Save.


Entering Information for Secure Messaging, and for Phone Recording and Playback


Note If you are upgrading ViewMail for Notes, skip this task. Existing settings remain unchanged during an upgrade.


The information you enter in the procedure in this section is used by ViewMail for Notes when users record or play messages over the phone, and when they listen to or send secure messages.

After ViewMail for Notes has been installed, do the following procedure on each user workstation, if applicable (see the following Tip).


Tip Values for the Server Name, Username, Password, and Extension fields appear automatically if the information was entered during creation of the ViewMail for Notes account.

Values for the Proxy Server Address, Proxy Server Port, and Validate HTTPS Certificate fields appear automatically if you set defaults for them in the "Customizing the ViewMail for Notes Software to Use Default Values Before Installing It on User Workstations (Optional)" section.

As a result, the only unaccounted-for field is Remember Password.


(The following procedure is also provided in the "Changing Settings for ViewMail for Notes" chapter of the User Guide for Accessing Cisco Unity Connection Voice Messages in an E-Mail Application.)

To Enter Information for Secure Messaging, and for Phone Recording and Playback


Step 1 In the ViewMail for Notes inbox, open a voice message.

Step 2 On the Media Master, select the down arrow (first button), then select Options.

Step 3 In the Cisco Unity Connection Server Options dialog, enter user and server information:

Cisco Unity Connection
Server Name

Enter the IP address or DNS name of the Connection server.

User Name

Enter the Connection username (alias) of the user.

Password

Enter the Cisco PCA password of the user.

Remember Password

Check the check box for ViewMail for Notes to remember the password so that the user does not have to re-enter it each time Notes starts.

Proxy Server Address

If there is a firewall that blocks HTTPS traffic between user workstations and the Connection server, enter the IP address of the HTTPS proxy server.

Proxy Server Port

If there is a firewall that blocks HTTPS traffic between user workstations and the Connection server, enter the server port to use when connecting to the HTTPS proxy server.

Validate HTTPS Certificate

If you replace the default self-signed certificate with a certificate from a certificate authority, check the check box.

If you are using the default certificate installed with Connection, uncheck the check box.

For more information, see the "Securing Cisco PCA and IMAP Email Client Access to Cisco Unity Connection" section in the "Configuring SSL in Cisco Unity Connection 8.x" chapter of the System Administration Guide for Cisco Unity Connection.

Extension

Enter the Connection extension of the user.


Step 4 Select OK.


Uninstalling ViewMail for Notes

In a Notes multiple-user installation scenario, ViewMail for Notes must be uninstalled for each user. (For example, if ViewMail for Notes is installed for John Doe and Jane Doe, John Doe must uninstall ViewMail and Jane Doe must uninstall ViewMail.)

The ViewMail for Notes installation directory is not removed until the last user has uninstalled ViewMail.

To Uninstall ViewMail for Notes


Step 1 From the Start menu, select Control Panel > Add or Remove Programs.

Step 2 In the Currently Installed Programs and Updates list, select View Mail for Notes and select Remove.

Step 3 Open Notes.

Step 4 Open the local name and address book, depending on the Notes version, and delete the ViewMail for Notes account:

Notes 8.5.2, 8.5.1 FP1,
8.0.2, and 8.0.1

a. From the File menu, select Open > Lotus Notes Application.

b. In the Open Application window, in the Look In field, leave the default value as On My Computer, and in the Filename box, enter names.nsf.

c. Select Open.

d. In the Address Book-Contacts dialog, select Advanced.

e. Select the View Mail for Notes account, and select Delete Account.

f. Select Yes in the Delete Accounts message box.

g. Press F9 to refresh.

Notes 7.0.4 and 7.0.3

a. From the File menu, select Database > Open.

b. In the Open Database window, in the Server field, leave the default value as Local, and in the Filename box, enter names.nsf.

c. Select Open.

d. In the Address Book-Contacts dialog, expand Advanced, and select Accounts.

e. Select the View Mail for Notes account, and select Delete Account.

f. Select Yes in the Delete 1 Document from the Database message box.

g. Press F9 to refresh.



Files and Registry Keys Installed and Used by ViewMail for Notes

Files

Install directory

AVDecoyText.txt

AVWAVSL.dll

Beep.Wav

CSCOnnectionHolderSvr.dll

CsMMOCTRL.ocx

VMNLogging.dll

VMNRemove.exe

Help directory

Help files (HTML)

Windows\System32

Avvox.acm

G726.acm

SL_G729A.acm

Notes directory

VMWS.dll

VMWS.dll.config

log4net.dll

Data directory

Imaponlinetemplate.ntf

Installvmn.nsf

TempForVMN directory

Help directory

         vmnhelp.nsf

Registry keys

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Cisco Systems\Cisco Unity Connection\VMN\Current Notes Profile = Current Notes Profile.

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Cisco Systems\Cisco Unity Connection\VMN\TempDir = INSTALLDIR.

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Cisco Systems\Cisco Unity Connection\VMN\WSAddress = The IP address of the Cisco Unity Connection server you specified in the installation.

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Cisco Systems\Cisco Unity Connection\VMN\Extension Trace = 0 for no logging, 1 to turn on logging.

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Cisco Systems\Cisco Unity Connection\VMN\HTTP Trace = 0 for no logging, 1 to turn on logging.

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Cisco Systems\Cisco Unity Connection\VMN\MM Trace = 0 for no logging, 1 to turn on logging.

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Cisco Systems\Cisco Unity Connection\VMN\Output Debug = 0 for no logging, 1 to turn on logging.

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Cisco Systems\Cisco Unity Connection\VMN\TRAP Trace = 0 for no logging, 1 to turn on logging.

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Cisco Systems\Cisco Unity Connection\VMN\Default Wave Format = 0 for G.711 format or 5 for G.729a format. G.711 is the default.

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Cisco Systems\Cisco Unity Connection\VMN\HelpFiles = The Path to the HTML Help files.

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Cisco Systems\Cisco Unity Connection\VMN\Profiles\Default\Proxy Server Address = The IP address of the HTTPS proxy server, if applicable.

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Cisco Systems\Cisco Unity Connection\VMN\Profiles\Default\Proxy Server Port = The server port used when connecting to the HTTPS proxy server, if applicable.

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Cisco Systems\Cisco Unity Connection\VMN\Profiles\Default\Telephone Record and Playback extension = The Cisco Unity Connection extension for the user.

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Cisco Systems\Cisco Unity Connection\VMN\Profiles\Default\Unity Connection Server Name = The name or IP address of the Cisco Unity Connection server.

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Cisco Systems\Cisco Unity Connection\VMN\Profiles\Default\User Name = The username (alias) of the user.

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Cisco Systems\Cisco Unity Connection\VMN\Profiles\Default\Validate HTTPS Certificate = Is default self-signed certificate replaced with one from a certificate authority? 0 for No, 1 for Yes.

Limitations and Restrictions

ViewMail for Notes Limitations Regarding Secure Messages

Revised July 7, 2011

Secure messages cannot be forwarded by using ViewMail for Notes.

ViewMail for Notes supports only playing secure messages.

Messages that are composed or replied to by using ViewMail for Notes are not sent as secure, even when users are assigned to a class of service for which the Require Secure Messaging field is set to Always or to Ask.

Even if a message is marked "Read", either through the web-inbox or TUI (phone), the message remains in the "Unread" state on Lotus Notes.

Even if a message is deleted, either through the web-inbox or TUI (phone), the message remains available on Lotus Notes with a blank form.

Note that when a user composes, replies to, or forwards a message from ViewMail for Notes and sets the "Prevent Copying" delivery option, the message is sent as private and secure, regardless of how the Require Secure Messaging field is set.

Only One ViewMail Language Can Be Installed

ViewMail for Notes can be installed in only one language at a time on a user workstation.

Replacing a Non-English ViewMail Version May Leave Instances of Previous Language in Notes Address Book

After uninstalling a non-English version of ViewMail for Notes and installing another language, the user's Notes Address Book may still contain tabs with elements using the previous language. To remove the previous language, in the Notes client, use the "Refresh Design" option for the Notes client address book. This will refresh the database design of names.nsf. The previous language in Advanced Accounts will no longer be present.

After uninstalling a non-English version of ViewMail for Notes that is not replaced with another language, the user's Notes Address Book may still contain tabs with elements using the previous language. To remove the previous language, in the Notes client, use the "Replace Design" option for the Notes client address book and select the "Personal Address Book" as the replacement. The previous language in Advanced Accounts will no longer be present.

Some Software on User Workstations Can Cause ViewMail for Notes to Fail

Some security and VPN software installed on user workstations can cause ViewMail for Notes to fail when users use the phone as the playback device for the Media Master. In particular, software that offers personal firewalls is problematic.

Disable or remove security and VPN software from user workstations. Alternatively, you can set up the Media Master so users can play messages in ViewMail for Notes with computer speakers.

Yamaha Synthesizer Software Is Not Supported

Yamaha sound synthesizer software is not supported on Cisco Unity Connection user workstations with ViewMail for Notes.

Caveats

You can find the latest caveat information for Cisco Unity Connection ViewMail for IBM Lotus Notes version 8.5(1) by using Bug Toolkit, an online tool available for customers to query defects according to their own needs.

Bug Toolkit is available at www.cisco.com/go/bugs. Fill in your query parameters by using the custom settings in the Advanced Settings option.


Note To access Bug Toolkit, you must be logged on to Cisco.com as a registered user.


Release notes for all versions of ViewMail for Notes are available at http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/ps6509/prod_release_notes_list.html.

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