Firefox (Android) - Using the Popup Blocker

This document explains how to enable and disable Firefox's popup blocker. For general information on popup blockers, see Popup Blocker - FAQ.
Note: Users should normally be prompted by the app when a popup tries to open. This document is for setting the default option.

  1. In the search bar, type about:config.
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  2. In the new search bar, search for dom.disable_open_during_load and locate the corresponding option.

  3. Click the toggle to change the setting to true or false.
    True: popups are enabled.
    False: popups are disabled.

Keywords:web browsers "pop up" pop-up block popups pop-ups mobile   Doc ID:89048
Owner:Peyton T.Group:DoIT Help Desk
Created:2019-01-13 21:01 CDTUpdated:2019-01-13 21:13 CDT
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