How to Turn Off Popup Ads on Internet Explorer

by Brendan O'Brien

At times, you may find your web surfing experience becoming bogged down by pop-up ads that continuously appear. In addition to getting in the way on your screen, they can also sap your system of resources. It takes about a minute to block pop-up ads on your Internet Explorer browser.

Start Internet Explorer.

Hit "Tools" in the main menu bar.

Scroll down and select "Pop-up Blocker."

Scroll over and select "Turn On Pop-up Blocker."

Restart Internet Explorer.

Photo Credits

  • internet image by Jean-Michel POUGET from