Enable pop-ups in Mozilla Firefox

In order for our webmail to function properly in Firefox, you must enable pop-ups. 


In this example, we are using Mozilla Firefox on a Mac. The screenshots may not match yours exactly, but the basic steps will be the same. 

In general, if a browser that supports adding exceptions to your pop-up blocker, then that is preferable to enabling all pop-ups. In Firefox, you can choose whether you would like to enable pop-ups from specific sites or from all websites. 

 

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Enable Pop-ups from Specific Websites (Exceptions)


If a pop-up has been blocked, Firefox displays an information bar on your screen as well as an icon pop-up-icon-mac in the address/url bar.

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You can click either the Preferences button or the icon in the address bar to display a menu with the following choices:

 

Select "Allow/Block pop-ups for this site"

 


Enable All Pop-ups 


Step 1: Open Firefox. In the top right of the browser window, click the menu button.

 

 

 

Step 2: Select the Privacy & Security panel on the left. 

 

 

 

Step 3: Scroll down to look under the Permissions section. 

Un-check the box beside Block pop-up windows to disable the pop-up blocker, then close Firefox.