IsDefaultView (View - Java)

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

Note: This property is read-write with Release 6.5.

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public boolean isDefaultView()
    throws NotesException
public void setDefaultView(True)
    throws NotesException
Note: With Release 7, the only legal value for setDefaultView 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.

Legal values

  • true if the view is the default view
  • false if the view is not the default view