Creating pages

About this task

A page is a design element that displays information to users. It is similar to a form except that it does not contain fields or subforms.

To create a page


  1. In the Applications Navigator, double-click Pages.

  2. Click the "New Page" button.
  3. Specify the name of the new page, and click OK.

  4. Create the contents for the page, using elements such as text and graphics.
  5. Choose Design - Page Properties to assign the following page properties:

    Page Properties box



    Info tab

    • Give the page a name.
    • Optionally, enter a comment.
    • Check "No Initial Focus" if you want the page to have no focus when first opened.
    • Check "No focus on F6" if you want to disable the F6 and Shift F6 keys, which give focus to a frame.
    Note: Domino® Designer users should use CTRL-F7 to navigate in any direction..
    • Check "Render pass through HTML in Notes®" so the page containing the HTML appears correctly in Notes®.
    • In the Web Access section, you can check one of the following for the type of content:

    - Notes®

    - HTML

    - Other - if you specify Other, enter the type of content you want.

    You can also choose a character set for the Web user.

    • Set the default color for links appearing on the page. You can set colors for active, unvisited, and visited links.

    Background tab

    Select the background color or graphic for the page.

    Launch tab

    Select launch options for the page.

    Security tab

    Set security options for the page.

To delete a page


  1. In the Applications Navigator, expand Pages.
  2. Select the page you want to delete.
  3. Choose Edit - Delete.
  4. Click Yes to confirm.