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How to Enable or Disable Popup in Chrome, Firefox and Edge

You can enable or disable popup at any time on the browser (Chrome, Firefox, and Edge).

In this post, we will see the steps to do this task on PC and Android. Let's get started.

PC

Chrome

By default, the popup is disabled in Chrome web browser. Here are the steps to enable it:

Go to this URL in Chrome: chrome://settings/content/popups

Now, you can see a toggle beside "Blocked (Recommended)." Click on it to allow popup.

Enabled popup in Chrome web browser

That is all. The popup is enabled.

Note:

​You can allow popup for specific sites you want without enabling popup and here is how:

Click on "Add" beside "Allow." In the popup, enter the site URL and then click "Add."

That is all. The website's popup will be allowed and repeat the above steps for all the site for which you want to allow popup.

​Also, keep in mind that to disable popup, click on toggle beside "Allowed."

Firefox

By default, the popup is disabled in Firefox web browser. Here are the steps to enable it:

Click Hamburger (three vertical lines) icon > Options > Privacy & Security.

Under "Permissions" section, you can see "Block pop-up windows." Uncheck this option if you want to enable popup.

Enable popup in Firefox web browser

That is all. The popup is enabled.

Note:

You can allow popup for certain websites alone without enabling popup and here is how:

Click on "Exceptions" button, and you can see a popup. Type the website URL for which you want to allow popup in the "Address of website" field and then click "Allow" button. Repeat the previous step and add the websites you want. After that, click on "Save Changes" button.

Also, remember that to disable popup, check "Block pop-up windows" option.

Edge

By default, the popup is disabled in Edge web browser. Here is how you can enable it:

Open Edge. Click on three horizontal dots > Settings > View advanced settings.

Click the toggle under "Block pop-ups."

Enabled popup in Edge web browser

That's it. The popup is enabled.

Note: You can disable popup at any time you want by clicking the toggle under "Block pop-ups."

Android

By default, the popup is disabled on all the below Android browsers.

Chrome

Open Google Chrome app. Tap Overflow Menu (three vertical dots) > Settings > Site settings > Pop-ups.

Now, you can see toggle beside "Pop-ups." Tap on it.

Allowed popup in Chrome app

That is all. Popup is successfully enabled.

​Note: The above steps are the same to disable popup in Chrome app.

Firefox

Open Firefox app. In the Address Bar, type about:config.

Now, in the Search Box at the top, type dom.disable. Double tap "dom.disable_open_during_load."

Allowed popup in Firefox app

That is all. The popup is successfully enabled.

Note: The above steps are the same to disable popup in Firefox app. Make sure that the value is "true" in "dom.disable_open_during_load."

Edge

Open Microsoft Edge app. Tap three horizontal dots at the bottom.

Tap Settings > Site permissions > Pop-ups. Now, tap the toggle beside "Pop-ups."

Allowed popup in Edge app

That is all. The popup is enabled successfully.

Note: ​The above steps are the same to disable popup in Edge.

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