IsAdminReaderAuthor (NotesACL - LotusScript®)

Read-write. Indicates whether the administration server for the database can modify Readers and Authors fields in a database.

Note: This property is new with Release 6.

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To get: flag = notesACL .IsAdminReaderAuthor

To set: notesACL .IsAdminReaderAuthor = flag

Legal values

  • True indicates the administration server can modify Readers and Authors fields.
  • False indicates that the administration server cannot modify Readers and Authors fields.


The database must have an administration server. See AdministrationServer in NotesACL and IsAdminServer in NotesACLEntry to check for and set the administration server.

After setting this property, you must call Save for the changes to take effect. If you do not call Save, your changes to the ACL are lost.