Chrome browser becomes one of the most used by users in the world to access the internet. It also has a great feature that increases the user’s comfort in accessing any website. The feature calls a pop-up blocker. If you unintentionally disable this feature and want to enable it again, read the whole article to get the way to do that. Let’s start.
What is the Pop-up Blocker feature in Chrome?
Google Chrome‘s built-in pop-up blocker is designed to help protect you from unexpected pop-ups that are often used by advertisers to promote products. When a site tries to show a pop-up, Google Chrome will block the popup on your screen unless you decide to allow it. If the address bar says Pop-up blocked, then the browser succeeded in blocking the popup before it appeared.
Who develops the Pop-up Blocker feature in Chrome?
Since the pop-up blocker feature is brought by Google Chrome, and we also know that the browser is developed by Google, of course, the feature is developed by the same developer. In the previous section, we knew that the pop-up blocker is already enabled by default. However, it doesn’t mean that we can’t disable it. We can manually disable it through the Google Chrome settings.
Why do we use the Pop-up Blocker feature in Chrome?
There are a lot of websites on the internet that embed ads excessively. Because of that, the user’s convenience when they access the website is decreased. To prevent that from happening, we need to use the pop-up blocker by enabling it first in our google Chrome browser. So, every time we access any website, we will not get disturbed by the ads that normally appear there.
How to Use the Pop-up Blocker in Chrome
Here are the steps on How to Use the Pop-up Blocker in Chrome that you can read and follow.
- Launch the Chrome browser on your computer.
- Click the three-dot button on the top-right corner of the browser screen.
- Then, click Settings.
- After that, click the Privacy and security, and select Site settings.
- Next, tap the Pop-ups and redirects.
- Now, tick the Don’t allow sites to send pop-ups or use redirects.
Well, this is the last section of the tutorial. I hope you found this tutorial useful. Let your buddies know about this trick. So, they can use the pop-up blocker in Chrome.
Let me know in the comment section below if you find any difficulties in following the steps, or if you have any questions that are related to the topic that is being discussed, I will be happy to answer and help you out.
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