Pop-ups are windows that appear automatically without your permission while you are browsing the internet. Most browsers have settings that allow you to control pop-ups.

Refer to the drop downs below for instructions on how to manage the pop-up settings depending on the browser you are using.

Disable or Enable pop-ups using Microsoft Edge

Follow the steps below to learn how to enable or disable the pop-up blocker in Microsoft Edge:

1. Open Edge.

2. Click the Menu button, in the top-right corner of the screen.

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3. Click Settings.

4. Scroll down in the menu that appears and click View advanced settings.

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5. Choose the desired setting:

  • To allow pop-ups, set the Block pop-ups option to off.
  • To block pop-ups, set the Block pop-ups option to on.


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6. That's it! Close the settings menu and continue browsing.

Disable or Enable pop-ups using Google Chrome

Follow the steps below to learn how to enable or disable the pop-up blocker in Google Chrome:

1. Open Google Chrome.

2. Click the Menu button, and then click Settings.

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2. Scroll down until you see Show Advanced Settings..., and click on it.

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3. Click the Content Settings... button.

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4. In the window that appeared, scroll down until you see Pop-ups.

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5. Choose the desired setting:

  • To disable pop-ups, check the radio button next to Do not allow any site to show pop-ups (recommended).
  • To enable pop-ups, check the radio button next to Allow all sites to show pop-ups

6. Close the Settings tab and continue browsing.

Disable or Enable pop-ups using Internet Explorer

Follow the steps below to learn how to enable or disable the pop-up blocker in Internet Explorer:

1. Open Internet Explorer.

2. Click the Tools menu, and then click Internet Options.

3. Click the Privacy tab.

4. Choose the desired setting:

  • To disable pop-ups, check the box next to Turn on Pop-up Blocker or Block pop-ups.
  • To enable pop-ups, clear the check box next to Turn on Pop-up Blocker or Block pop-ups.

5. Click Apply, and then click OK.

You can now continue browsing the internet.

Disable or Enable pop-ups using Mozilla Firefox

Follow the steps below to learn how to enable or disable the pop-up blocker in Internet Explorer:

1. Open Mozilla Firefox.

2. Click the Menu button, and then click Options.

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3. Click the Content tab.

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4. Choose the desired setting:

  • To disable pop-ups, check the box next to Block pop-up windows
  • To enable pop-ups, clear the check box next to Block pop-up windows

5. Close the Options tab and continue browsing the internet.

Disable or Enable pop-ups using Safari on Mac OSX

Follow the steps below to learn how to enable or disable the pop-up blocker in Safari:

1. Open Safari.

2. Click the Safari menu, and then click Preferences...

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3. Click the Security tab.

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4. Choose the desired setting:

  • To disable pop-ups, check the box next to Block pop-up windows
  • To enable pop-ups, clear the check box next to Block pop-up windows

5. Close the Preferences window and continue browsing the internet.