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How do I adjust my pop-up blocker settings?

 
 

 For Moodle to function properly, you need to make sure that your browser currently allows pop-ups (and JavaScript). To check and adjust your pop-up blockers, follow the instructions for your browser.

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Google Chrome

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  1. Click the Chrome menu on the browser toolbar.
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  2. Select “Settings” option.
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  3. Scroll down to the bottom of the screen and click “Show advanced settings.”
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  4. In the “Privacy” section, click the “Content settings” button.
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  5. Scroll down until you see the “Pop-ups” section.
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  6. In the “Pop-ups” section, select “Allow all sites to show pop-ups” or click “Manage exceptions.”
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  7. On the “Manage exceptions” screen, type in [*.]trinitydc.edu to allow all Trinity sites to function properly.
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  8. Now, close out of all of the windows.

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Mozilla Firefox

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  1. Click the Firefox menu on the browser toolbar.
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  2. In the menu that appears, click on the “Options” icon.
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  3. In the “Options” window, click on the “Content” option/tab.
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  4. In the “Content” section, you can either turn of the pop-up blocker entirely by unchecking the box next to “Block pop-up windows” or add an exception by clicking on the “Exceptions” button.
  5. If you are adding an exception to your blocker, click on the “Exceptions” button.
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  6. In the “Allowed Sites – Pop-ups” window, add the Moodle URL (http://moodle.trinitydc.edu/) in the box labelled “Address of website to allow:” and click the “Allow” button.
  7. Now, close out of all of the windows.

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Internet Explorer

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  1. Click the IE menu on the browser toolbar.
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  2. Click on the “Internet options” choice from the menu that appears.
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  3. In the “Internet Options” window, click on the “Privacy” tab.
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  4. In the “Pop-up Blocker” section, you can either turn off the pop-up blocker entirely by unchecking the box next to “Turn on Pop-up Blocker” or add an exception by clicking on the “Settings” button.
  5. If you are adding an exception to your blocker, click on the “Settings” button.
  6. In the “Pop-up Blocker” Settings” window, add the Moodle URL (http://moodle.trinitydc.edu/) in the box labelled “Address of website to allow:” and click the “Add” button.
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  7. Now, close out of all of the windows.

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Apple’s Safari

  1. Click the Safari menu on the browser tool. safari menu
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  2. Click on the “Block Pop-up Windows” so that there isn’t a checkmark next to it.
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