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How do I disable pop up blockers and firewall programs?

  1. #1


    debbie Guest

    How do I disable pop up blockers and firewall programs?

    I need to find out how to disable pop up blockers and firewall programs just
    temporarily due to I am downloading programs which I purchased from a
    reliable source.
    --
    Thank you ..... In need of help

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  2. #2


    Mark L. Ferguson Guest

    Re: How do I disable pop up blockers and firewall programs?

    Click start, and type :
    services.msc
    hit enter

    Turn off the Windows Firewall service.

    In the IE browser, Tools menu, point at "Popup Blocker" and then check the
    "Turn OFF popup blocker" item

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    "debbie" <debbie@xxxxxx> wrote in message
    news:176F4E73-B20B-4757-A50E-EFF11FAD05C3@xxxxxx

    > I need to find out how to disable pop up blockers and firewall programs
    > just
    > temporarily due to I am downloading programs which I purchased from a
    > reliable source.
    > --
    > Thank you ..... In need of help

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  3. #3


    debbie Guest

    Re: How do I disable pop up blockers and firewall programs?

    Mark,

    Thanks for the help! I did exactly what you said and I will check to make
    sure I can dowload the programs.
    --
    Debbie


    "Mark L. Ferguson" wrote:

    > Click start, and type :
    > services.msc
    > hit enter
    >
    > Turn off the Windows Firewall service.
    >
    > In the IE browser, Tools menu, point at "Popup Blocker" and then check the
    > "Turn OFF popup blocker" item
    >
    > --
    > Please use the Communities guidelines when posting.
    > http://www.microsoft.com/wn3/locales...help_en-us.htm
    > Use the "Ratings" feature. It helps the new users.
    > Mark L. Ferguson MS-MVP
    > https://mvp.support.microsoft.com/profile/Mark.Ferguson
    >
    > "debbie" <debbie@xxxxxx> wrote in message
    > news:176F4E73-B20B-4757-A50E-EFF11FAD05C3@xxxxxx

    > > I need to find out how to disable pop up blockers and firewall programs
    > > just
    > > temporarily due to I am downloading programs which I purchased from a
    > > reliable source.
    > > --
    > > Thank you ..... In need of help
    >

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

How do I disable pop up blockers and firewall programs?

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