Thursday, February 3, 2011

How to resolve error Generic LSE Failure (No More Information) in Lotus Notes 4.5.2?

IBM Lotus Notes is one of the most popular e-mail application programs used in modern era. It performs all the mail operations like  e-mailing, calendaring, scheduling, programming etc which are performed by all common e-mail application programs like MS Outlook, Outlook Express etc. Lotus Notes database consists of NSF files as its data files. All the important data of Lotus Notes is stored in these NSF files. Thus NSF files can be considered as building blocks of IBM Lotus Notes database. Sometimes Lotus Notes database can get corrupt due to some error messages which will disable you to access the database, avoid sending/receiving e-mails etc. This scenario occurs because Lotus Notes NSF file has gone corrupt and needs to be repaired in order to access the damaged Notes document. Therefore to Repair NSF File, Lotus Notes users need to opt a third party Lotus Notes Recovery software which repair & recover corrupt Lotus Notes document.

To illustrate the above issue consider the following problem: Suppose you are using Lotus Notes 4.5.2 and when you try to open the Lotus Notes document, you encounter a following error message:

“Generic LSE Failure (No More Information)” Opening or Saving Document

The following error message can also be seen when you are saving a document which contains a component based on a user-defined template. As long as you receive the above error message, you will not be able to open or save the Lotus Notes document.


This error message can occur when the document is created by a back-end Lotus Script process which creates a component based on a user-defined template.


In order to resolve the above error message, you need to adopt following steps:

(1) First you open Lotus Notes 4.5.2.

(2) Now you add a new component object to the Lotus Notes document.

(3) After adding a new component, simply copy all the the information from the existing object.

(4) Now paste all the information to the new object.

(5) Delete the old existing object.

(6) Now close Lotus 4.5.2 & again open. Now you wont see error message depicting on the screen and you can easily open & save document

However even after performing above method doesn't solve the problem, then you must go for a third party Lotus Notes Repair tool. These tools Recover Lotus Notes database and allow the easy access to all e-mail items like messages, tasks, calendars, events, attachments, journals etc. Many softwares are available in the market that are specifically developed to Repair NSF File and recover damaged Lotus  Notes database. Stellar Phoenix Lotus Notes Recovery v2.0 is one such software.

Stellar Phoenix Lotus Notes Recovery v2.0  is powerful Lotus Notes Recovery software that is used to repair and recover corrupted Lotus Notes e-mail items. The software supports IBM Lotus Notes 6.x and 7.x and is compatible with Windows 7, Vista, XP, 2003, 2000, NT4 (SP6). The software recovers NSF Files containing OLE objects, Java applets & style sheets. In addition to this it creates a log report of every recovery operation and saves it as a Text Editor (.txt) file. The software also comes with a “Live Update” feature which continuously installs recent software updates. Demo version of the software previews upto 5 items per folder & can be downloaded from the company's website: