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How to turn Pop-up Blocker on or off for IE8 in Windows 7?

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How to turn Pop-up Blocker on or off for IE8 in Windows 7?

SOLUTION:

What is a pop-up window?

Pop-up window is a small Web browser window that suddenly appears at the top of the site you are reading. Usually, pop-up window are generated for advertisement.

What is a pop-up blocker?

Pop-up blocker is a feature of Internet Explorer that blocks most unwanted pop-up windows. You can choose different blocking level as you want, such as "Block all pop-ups","Allow pop-ups from secure site". The message "A pop-up was blocked".

To see this pop-up or additional options, click here… " will appear on the information bar when the pop-up blocker was turned on.

1. Run IE browser, press ALT to bring out the hidden menu. Click "Tools", you can see "Pop-up Blocker" on the pull-down menu, which is turned on by default.

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2. Click " Turn Off Pop-up Blocker " , and click " Yes ".

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3. Find "Pop-up Blocker" again according to step1. You can see only "Turn On Pop-up Blocker" is available. "Pop-up Blocker Settings" option is in grey. Click "Turn On Pop-up Blocker".

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4. Click "Yes" in the "Pop-up Blocker" window.

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Document ID:

IG20091027-004

Last modified:

2009-10-27


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