BusinessObjects XI 3.1 is supported for Safari with Macintosh OS X. Below you will find information about browser and Java plug-in compatibility.
Safari is the only vendor-supported Mac browser. However, some users, especially those with Java 8 installed, find that Firefox works well.
Before running BusinessObjects XI 3.1 for the first time, you will need to adjust a few browser settings. These adjusted settings enable you to print reports or save them to Excel, and to turn off pop-up blockers.
Start by opening Safari and selecting Safari > Preferences.
Follow the Macintosh: XI 3.1 Browser Settings document for detailed step-by-step instruction.
Full-access WebI users require a Java plug-in. Java 7 is supported for Safari 7.
If you don't have a Java plug-in already, it will be downloaded the first time you run BusinessObjects XI 3.1.
For some versions of Java, a screen of maize and blue graphics displays when you create or run a BusinessObjects report. To fix this: