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Managing Pop-ups in Internet Explorer

Last Updated: Fri, 04 Dec 2015 > Related Articles

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Learn to enable, disable, allow, or deny pop-ups in Internet Explorer.


Need to manage pop-ups from specific sites? Learn how to enable, disable, and allow pop-ups in Internet Explorer using the steps below. For all PC browser-related articles, see Managing Your PC Browser.

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Turn On or Off Pop-up Blocker

  1. From the Tools menu, select Pop-up Blocker.
  2. To change your current pop-up setting, click the appropriate option.
    • Turn On Pop-up Blocker
    • Turn Off Pop-up Blocker

      : No confirmation is given. The blocker automatically turns on or off.

Manage Pop-up Blocker Settings

  1. From the Tools menu, select Pop-up Blocker.
  2. Click Pop-up Blocker Settings.
  3. Enter the web address you want manage, and then select the appropriate option.
    • To allow pop-ups from this address, under Address of website to allow, click Add.
    • To deny pop-ups from this address, under Allowed Sites, highlight the address, and then click Remove.
  4. Under Notifications and blocking level, enter your desired options.
  5. Click Close to complete the process.

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