getIDFromServer (Registration - Java)

Detaches the user ID file from a Person or Server record in a Domino® Directory.

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public void getIDFromServer(String username, String filepath, boolean isserverid)
    throws NotesException


String username

The full name of the user.

String filepath

A name for the ID file; specify a full pathname, for example, c:\notes\

boolean isserverid

True if the name represents a server ID, false if the name represents a person.


This method acts on the Domino® Directory (names.nsf) for the server specified by RegistrationServer, or names.nsf in the local Domino® data directory if this property is not set.