How to Analyze Applications


Topic Last Modified: 2006-09-14

This topic explains how to use Microsoft® Application Analyzer 2006 for Lotus Domino to classify Lotus Domino applications and to begin to build an interoperability and migration plan.

Before you begin, verify that Microsoft Application Analyzer 2006 for Lotus Domino has been installed on a computer running Lotus Notes 6.x. The Lotus Notes client must have access to the Domino servers and Reader (or higher) access to any application that will be analyzed.

  1. Click the Microsoft Application Analyzer 2006 for Lotus Domino icon to run the program.

  2. Under Properties, enter your company name, the current date, and any relevant comments. Click Next.

    Application Analyzer Welcome
  3. When prompted for a password, enter the password for the Lotus Notes ID for the local Notes client.

  4. Select the Domino server you want to analyze or type the server's hierarchical name (such as SERVER01/Contoso) in the Add other server dialog box, and then click Add.

    Select Databases
  5. Select the individual databases or directories to be analyzed.

    To select multiple contiguous databases or directories, hold the Shift key ;or to select multiple non-contiguous databases, hold the Ctrl key.

    By default, standard administration and mail databases and directories, such as Admin4.nsf, Names.nsf, Mail\) are excluded from the analysis.
  6. Click the Add to List button to add the selected databases and directories to the list of databases to be analyzed.

  7. To remove databases from the list of databases to be analyzed, click to select the databases, and then click Remove from List.

  8. Click Next to generate the analysis reports.

  9. If a prior analysis was performed, select the Clear all previous imported database information check box so that information previously collected will not be included in the report.

    If you want to append information to the existing data, do not select this check box. By default, the report contains information for all analyses performed on this workstation.
  10. Click Analyze to perform the analysis and generate the associated reports.

    If you click Stop, the analysis will resume at the same point where it stopped the next time you run it.
  11. When all databases have been successfully processed, click Next.

  12. Click to select the report you want to view.

    View Application Analysis Reports
  13. Click Exit to close Microsoft Application Analyzer 2006 for Lotus Domino after you review the reports.