GroupAuthorizationOnly (Directory - Java)

Read-write. Indicates if only those directories enabled for group authorization will be searched by lookups.

Note: This property is new with Release 8

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To get: public boolean isGroupAuthorizationOnly() throws NotesException

To set: public void setGroupAuthorizationOnly(boolean flag) throws NotesException

Legal values

  • True indicates lookups will only search directories marked "Enable for Group Authorization".
  • False (default) indicates lookups will search all directories.


This property works with the SearchAllDirectories and TrustedOnly properties to limit which directories are searched in a lookup.