Opening mail

When you use HCL Client Application Access (HCAA) and you're an IBM SmartCloud® Notes® user, you can open your mail in HCL Verse or SmartCloud Notes web. If you're an on-premises user (you use an HCL Domino® server at your company site), you can open your mail in HCL iNotes®.


Open your mail in any of the following ways:
Table 1. Ways to open mail
Method Image
Click the Mail icon on the Home page.
mail workspace icon
Click the Mail icon in the header.
mail on sidebar menu
Open the Workspace and then click the Mail file icon. Mail file icon in the Workspace
(Windows™ only) Select File > Open > Mail. Mail is opened directly.


SmartCloud Notes users:
  • Your mail opens in Verse if you have a Verse subscription; otherwise your mail opens in SmartCloud Notes web.
  • The first time you click the Mail icon on your Home page, you see the Welcome to IBM SmartCloud Notes page. For the question How would you like to use SmartCloud Notes?, select With a web browser to open your mail. The next time you click the Mail icon in your Home page, your mail opens directly.