Adding Popup Exceptions


Links on GRCC web pages will not open
Popups are blocking a page from opening
Cengage is not opening



  • Internet Explorer
  • Firefox
  • Google Chrome
  • Safari
  • Edge



Internet Explorer

  1. Go to Tools in the top right
  2. Click on Internet Options
  3. Click on the Privacy tab
  4. Click Settings under Pop-up blocker
  5. Type the address of web-site to allow: *
  6. Click the Add button


Firefox 2.0+ 

  1. Go to Tools
  2. Click on Privacy and Security
  3. Scroll down to Permissions
  4. Click Exceptions button next to Block pop-up windows
  5. Address of web-site: *


Google Chrome

  1. At the top right, click More
  2. Click Settings
  3. At the bottom, click Advanced
  4. Under "Privacy and Security" click Site Settings
  5. Click on Pop-ups and redirects
  6. At the top, you can turn your pop-up blocker ON or OFF
  7. You can also click the Add button under Allow, and type the URL for the site you are trying to view pop-ups on



  1. Open Safari
  2. Navigate to desired website.
  3. Click Safari
  4. Click Settings
  5. Click Websites
  6. Click Pop-up Windows on the left.
    • Scroll to the bottom if needed
  7. Choose Allow next to desired site



  1. Open Edge
  2. Click Settings and more
  3. Click Settings
  4. Click Site permissions
  5. Click Pop-up and redirects
  6. Click Add next to Allow
  7. Add URL on the Add a site dialog box
  8. Click Add



Article ID: 272
Tue 7/18/17 8:37 AM
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