In the past, I've been able to control the integrated Sametime awareness status for people using the basic clients by adding the following lines to the Notes client's notes.ini with InstallShield Tuner:
The Standard R8.x client does not recognize those settings and therefore, the user ...
Currently there is InstallShield Tuner for Lotus, addtokit.exe, trimupdatesite.exe, SUSetRunAsWizard.exe, SmartUpgrade, ... with each one of them their own function. In other words, creating a Lotus Notes package and deploy it is rather ... well ... difficult to achieve.
Why not try to consolidate (as much as possible) into 1 single tool, ...
Symphony makes the Notes install kit very large. This is a problem for remote users. The process to remove Symphony from the kit involves downloading special zip and unzip tools, rebuilding the install kit as well as getting the install shield tuner and running it to build a new transform. ...