Yes I did about 20 minutes after I posted, sorry to waste your time :)
I even have some VB code now that allows us to deploy a branded inotes environment for each instance we need, so it automated.
I guess taking the time to type into this forum started me on the right track.
I'm really impressed with the design of the 9 mail file DB template so it can handle many languages.
BTW - It is far to long a post to detail the 'solution' here, you can email me at southaustralia.systems 'AT' "googles mail system" if you want a heads up :)