Q. How do I enable pop ups in my web browser?



Your web browser may prevent pop-ups or windows opening from certain web pages. This can prevent you from viewing content and information. You can manage your pop-ups through your browser settings. Read on for details of how to enable pop-ups in the web browser you are using.


 In Chrome, click the three dots in the upper right corner and go to Settings. In Site Settings, click Pop-ups and Redirects. Turn the setting to Allowed.  


In Microsoft Edge, click the three dots in the upper right corner and choose Settings, then Privacy & Security. Under the Security heading, toggle the Block Pop-Up option.  

For more Edge options, visit https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/edge/forum   


In Firefox, click the three lines in the upper right corner and go to Options, then Privacy & Security. Under Permissions, you can uncheck Block pop-up windows to allow all pop-ups. Or, click Exceptions to allow an individual website to open pop-ups.  


In Safari, go to the menu bar at the top of the page. Click Safari, and then Preferences. On the new menu that opens up go to the top bar and select Websites, and then click Pop-Up Windows on the left sidebar. You can then add any websites you currently have open to your allowed pop-up list.  

For more pop-up options in Apple Safari, visit https://support.apple.com/en-gb/HT203987  


On an Android device, open your browser and click the settings option in the top right corner. From this menu choose settings, click Advanced, and then Untick Block Pop-Ups.  

For more options on Android devices, visit https://support.google.com/android/?hl=en#topic=7340889  


On an iOS device, launch the settings menu – go to the Safari options, then the General section. Toggle the Block Pop-Ups option to turn pop-ups on or off.  

For more pop-up options on Apple iOS, visit https://support.apple.com/en-gb/HT203987  

  • Last Updated Nov 05, 2020
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  • Answered By Dewi G

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