IsDefaultView (NotesView - LotusScript®)

Read-write. Indicates whether a view is the default view of the database.

Note: This property is read-write starting with Release 6.

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Data type



To get: flag = notesView .IsDefaultView

To set: notesView .IsDefaultView = True

Note: With Release 7, the only legal value for setting IsDefaultView is True. To change the value of the current default view's IsDefaultView property to False, set another view's IsDefaultView property to True, which will automatically change the current default view's value to False.

Return value

  • True indicates that the view is the default view.
  • False indicates that the view is not the default view.