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Enabling Pop-ups

Description: Enabling Pop-ups

To allow pop-ups to a site, follow these steps.  If attempting to allow pop-ups on UAS sites, enter "https://[*.]uas.alaska.edu"

Internet Explorer

  • Open Internet Explorer and click Internet Options on the Tools menu,
  • Click the Privacy tab, if the Pop-Up blocker is turned on,
  • Click settings and enter the site address: "http://sitename.com"
  • Click close and then OK.

Google Chrome

Google Chrome prevents pop-ups from automatically appearing and cluttering your screen. Whenever the browser blocks pop-ups for a site, an icon appears on the top-right in the address bar. Click the icon, check 'Always allow pop-ups from "http://sitename.com'.

To see blocked pop-ups for a site, follow the steps listed below.

  • Type the following in to the address bar in Chrome: chrome://settings/contentExceptions#popups
  • Add "http://sitename.com" then click done.

Firefox

  • Open Firefox and Type the following into the address bar: about:preferences#content
  • Then Add the following address: http://sitename.com
  • Next click 'Allow' and then 'Close'.

Safari

Safari only allows you to have the pop-up blocker turned on or off.

  • Open up your Safari Web browser,
  • Go to the Safari menu and choose Preferences,
  • Then security and uncheck the box next to 'Block pop-up windows',
  • Click the red button to close the preferences window.

After making the changes in the web browsers outlined above, the website will open in a new tab.

 

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