What versions of Lotus Notes are supported on Apple's OS X 10.8.x Mountain Lion? Both a Notes 8.5.3 slipstream and Interim Fix 1 for Notes 8.5.3 Fix Pack 2 introduce support for OS X 10.8.x. The same support is included in (released November 2012) and the same support will be included in all future Notes releases. The updated installer will replace 'Notes' in the Applications folder with 'Lotus Notes'. Refer to the bulleted points below to determine which package you will need to download and install.
This technote details which versions of the Lotus Notes client are supported on which Mac OS versions. Download a free trial version of Lotus Notes client. Choose your platform IBM Notes client V9.0.1: Windows, Mac, Linux: Red Hat and Ubuntu (HTTP).
• Notes 8.5.3 Fix Pack 3 Apply this Fix Pack if Notes 8.5. Pirate101 Download Mac. 3 is already installed. The Fix Pack will detect, move, and rename Applications/Notes or Applications/Lotus Notes/Notes to Applications/Lotus Notes. The Fix Pack also installs required fixes for 10.8 compatibility. (Note: This Fix Pack has all the content of the previously released Interim Fix 1 for Notes 8.5.3 Fix Pack 2, plus additional important content.).
• Notes 8.5.3 slipstream Apply this slipstream if you are installing Notes for the first time on a Mac OS X 10.8 workstation. If a previous version of Notes is installed, the 8.5.3 slipstream will uninstall it, and then reinstall the new 8.5.3 slipstream as Applications/Lotus Notes. After you install the slipstream, you must then install 8.5.3 Fix Pack 3 to install required fixes for 10.8 compatibility. Download Information: The Notes 8.5.3 slipstream can be downloaded from and Partner downloads under the part numbers listed below.
CB8P7ML Are there any known issues? • Symphony embedded with Notes: There is a known issue with embedded Symphony that can cause stability issues. IMPORTANT: It is recommended that you deselect Symphony during the 8.5.3 slipstream install. If Notes 8.5.3 with embedded Symphony is already installed, IBM recommends uninstalling 8.5.3 and re-installing with the Symphony option de-selected. Stand-alone Symphony for Mac can be downloaded and installed for free. (This issue is fixed in Notes 8.5.3 Fix Pack 3) • Notes Basic: Notes 8.5.3 slipstream is available only for the Notes Standard client. To inquire about availability of a slipstream for Notes Basic, - OR - Install the Notes 8.5.3 slipstream (for the Notes Standard client).
Then, after running Notes client setup add 'UseBasicNotes=1' to the Notes Preferences file. • Add-ons: Add-on packages for Notes 8.5.3 need to know about the new 'Lotus Notes' name. Virtual Dj Le Mac Download here. Revised postings for add-ons from IBM, such as IBM Sametime, will be forthcoming. In the meantime, you can modify a property in the Add-on package as follows: Change the Addon_configuration.plist file under Contents/Resources directory of the add-on package by updating the target bundle property to Lotus Notes. Will installing or uninstalling Lotus Notes affect the Apple Notes app? OS X 10.8.x ships and installs an Apple Notes.app that has the same name as the Lotus Notes.app. The 8.5.3 slipstream has a new Notes uninstaller that will uninstall only IBM's Notes or Lotus Notes instead of Apple's Notes application.
After downloading and expanding the 8.5.3 slipstream package, the uninstaller can be copied or used on older releases as needed. The following issues are addressed in the 8.5.3 slipstream and Fix Pack 3, but are documented to show what would occur running the original 8.5.3 release: • Running the Notes 8.5.3 uninstaller will uninstall the Apple Notes.app. • Installing Notes 8.5.3 will overwrite the Apple Notes.app. • Installing Notes 8.5.3 does a check for 'Mac OS X.' But 10.8.x has dropped the 'Mac' and is only 'OS X.'