How Do I Turn Off Pop Up Blockers?

By Kefa Olang

Pop-ups are annoying advertisements that show up at many Web sites.They disrupt browser performance but can be prevented using pop-up blockers. Some Web sites and ActiveX controls require pop-up blockers to be off in order to function properly. Turning off pop-up blockers on some of the commonly used Web browsers is a simple process.

Step 1

Launch Internet Explorer and click the "Tools" button. Scroll down and select "Pop-up Blocker." Click "Turn off Pop-up blocker." Move to the next step if you are a Mozilla Firefox user.

Step 2

Launch Mozilla Firefox and click the Firefox menu button. Scroll down and click "Preferences."

Step 3

Click the "Content" panel and remove the check from "Block Pop-up Windows." Close the preferences window to complete the process. Move to the next step if you are a Safari user.

Step 4

Launch Safari and click the "Safari" menu button. Scroll down and remove the check from "Block pop-up windows."