How to Block Popups

What are all the Efficiant Ways to Block Annoying Popups?

The Internet is a place to play and a place to learn. Popups are something that happens when you surf the web which can be pretty frustrating. All modern browsers have function in them to stop popups from happening. Fortunately, with a few tips and tools you can solve this problem and make surfing the Internet safe, fun and popup free. Some Popups may be harmful to your computer, they can be very annoying to you. Knowing how to block popups is a essential step for anyone to take when taking their systems on the internet, especially when they do so frequently

Block Popups in Mozilla Firefox Browsers

For Mozilla Firefox users to handle pop-up windows, follow the below steps
1. Open Mozilla Firefox
2. Click Tools
3. Click Options
4. Click on the Contents button Options window
5. To Block All Popups just enable the checkbox "Block Pop-up Windows"

Mozilla firefox users can effectively Stop Pop-ups by installing plugins to the web browser

Block Popups in Google Chrome

For Google Chrome users, the browser already has its own pop-up blocker which is enabled by default and it can be adjusted by following the below steps
1. Open Google Chrome
2. Click Customize and Control Google Chrome Button on the Right hand side of the web browser. It's exactly located at next to the web browser Address Bar
3. Select Options
4. Click Under the Hood on the Left hand side
5. Click on the Content Setting button of Privacy
6. Now you can find the Radio button which is enabled for "Do not allow any site to show pop-ups"
7. You can also customize the Popups by clicking on manage exception

Block Popups in Microsoft Internet Explorer

Microsoft Internet Explorer version 6.0 or later users can be thankful that Microsoft included a popup blocker in the web browser. By default this option should be enabled if you wish to change the settings of how this feature works or want to verify if it is enabled or not you can follow the below steps
1. Open Internet Explorer
2. Click Tools
3. Click Options
4. Click the Privacy tab
5. At the bottom of the Privacy tab, you can find a Pop-up Blocker section. If you wish pop-ups to be blocked check the "Block pop-ups" option. You can also set additional settings such as disabling the sound when a pop-up is blocked or disable the information bar displayed when a pop-up is blocked by clicking the Settings button

Block Popups in Netscape Web Browser

For Netscape version 7.1 or later, the browser already has its own pop-up blocker that is enabled by default and can be adjusted or changed by following the below steps
1. Open Netscape
2. Click Tools
3. Click Popup Manager
4. Adjust the settings of how you want popups to be blocked

Block Popups in Opera Web Browser

For Opera users, the browser already has its own pop-up blocker which is enabled by default and it can be adjusted by following the below steps
1. Open Opera
2. Click Tools
3. Click Quick preferences
4. Select the option from the list such as "Open all pup-ups", "Open pop-ups in background", "Block unwanted pop-ups", and "Block all pop-ups" how you want to handle the Popups


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