What is a popup?

A popup is a small advertisement window which appears at the top of the main window. Most of the time you may feel those popup window annoying, so you will turn on popup blocker. But there are times when you want to see the popup for certain sites. So, in this tutorial we will see how to turn off and turn on popup blocker. We will also see how to allow popup from certain sites.

How to turn off popup blocker?

Click on “Tools”.

Go to “Pop-up blocker”.

Click on “Turn off popup-blocker”.

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You will be asked to confirm whether you want to turn off popup-blocker.

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Click on “Yes” button.

How to turn on popup blocker?

Click on “Tools”.

Go to “Popup-blocker”.

Click on “Turn on popup-blocker”.

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Again you will be asked to confirm whether you want to turn on popup-blocker.

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Click on “Yes”.

This is how you can turn off or turn on internet explorer popup blocker.

How to adjust the popup-blocking settings level?

You can adjust whether you want to block the popup from all the sites or not

Click on “Tools”.

Go to “Pop-up blocker”.

Click on “Pop-up blocker settings”.

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Click on the drop-down button for “Blocking level”.

Select “High”, “Medium” or “Low” for blocking all or allowing for secure sites according to your preference.

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How to allow popup-blocker from certain sites?

Click on “Tools”.

Go to “Popup-blocker”.

Click on “Pop-up blocker Settings” as shown in the picture above.

Type the name of the website in the “Address of website to allow” box to allows those website to display popups.

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Click on “Add” button.

Now the popup from those particular sites won’t be blocked.

This is how you can turn on or turn off pop-up in internet explorer.