What are Pop-up Blockers?

Pop-up windows, or pop-ups, are windows that appear automatically without your permission. They vary in size but usually don't cover the whole screen. Some pop-ups open on top of the current window, while others appear underneath.

Blocking pop-ups may interfere with some websites: some websites, including some banking sites, use pop-ups for important features. Blocking all pop-ups disables such features. To allow specific websites to use pop-ups, while blocking all others, you can add specific websites to the list of allowed sites.

Although some browsers blocks most pop-ups, some websites may show pop-ups using uncovered methods, even when blocked.

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