Google Chrome: Required Settings

The information below is relevant for the Enterprise Business Systems (EBS) Portal and the HR and Payroll functions within the portal.  For information on compatibility with other EBS Systems, such as Finance and Business Intelligence, see the Compatibility Matrix.

Many applications require additional settings on the browser to work properly.  See detailed instructions below.

Default Browser

The default browser should be Internet Explorer or Firefox ESR.  New windows opened from a different browser use the default browser, which can cause a problem if the default browser is not supported for that application.
Start> Control Panel> Default Programs> Set your Default Programs

default programs


set your default programs

Allow pop-ups

Many links will open a new window.  Make sure that the browser allows for pop-ups.
Menu> Settings> Content Settings> Pop-ups> Manage exceptions > *> Allow    


content settings

manage exceptions


Browsers should be set to have English as the first language.  Items may not display properly on screen if this is set to some other language.
Menu> Settings> Show advanced settings> Language and Input Settings             


language and input settings


Having the zoom on the screen set to anything other than 100% can result in improper display of the screen, including a flickering screen.  For most browsers, <control> 0 (zero) resets the zoom to 100%. Here are direction specific to each browser.
Menu> Zoom> +/-        



Add-ins can prevent items from properly displaying in browser windows.  Below are directions for disabling browser add-ins.
Menu> Settings> Extensions> uncheck enable, or delete