How To Disable Pop-Up Blockers

Many of PCMA’s educational resources utilize pop-ups to deliver you content.  In order to ensure your experience is complete, please follow these simple instructions to disable your pop-up blocker for and

Google Chrome

By default, Google Chrome blocks pop-ups from automatically showing up on your screen. When a pop-up is blocked, the address bar will be marked Pop-up blocked Pop-up blocked.

To manually allow pop-ups, follow the steps below:

  1. On your computer, open Chrome.
  2. Find a page that has pop-ups blocked for you.
  3. In the address bar, click Pop-up blocked Pop-up blocked.
  4. Click the link for the pop-up window you’d like to see.
  5. To always see pop-ups for the site, select Always allow pop-ups from [site] and then Done.


When blocking a pop-up, Firefox displays an information bar (if it hasn’t been previously dismissed – see below), as well as an icon pop-up-icon-mac in the address bar.

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When you click either the Preferences  button in the info bar or the icon in the address bar, a menu is displayed with the following choices:

Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer, select the Tools button, and then select Internet options.
  2. On the Privacy tab, under Pop-up Blocker, clear the Turn on Pop-up Blocker check box, and then select OK.


  1. Windows users select “Safari” > “Preferences“.
  2. Click on “Security” at the top of the window.
  3. Check the box “Block pop-up windows” to enable this feature. Uncheck it to disable it.