How to Stop Annoying Pop Ups

It can be quite frustrating when you're surfing the Internet and you get popups that block the content you're trying to view. Most Web browsers, including Internet Explorer and Firefox, feature an option to block popups from appearing. You just have to turn the blocker on.

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You can change your Internet settings to prevent popups.
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Internet Explorer

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Click the "Tools" tab.

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Hover your mouse over "Pop-up Blocker."

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Click the "Turn on Pop-up Blocker" option.

Firefox

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Click the "Firefox" button to open the drop-down menu.

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Click "Options."

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Click the "Content" tab.

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Click to check the box next to "Block pop-up windows."

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Click "OK" to save your changes.