Considering the very facts that some iPhone novices are not familiar with the device built-in explorer – Safari, we would like to make a brief introduction to certain explorer and relative tricks to use Safari. Safari is a web browser developed and released by Apple Inc and there are different versions for Windows operating systems, Mac OS X and iOS. Up till now, there are multiple Safari versions including Safari 1, Safari 2, Safari 3, Safari 4, Safari 5, Safari 6 and Safari 7.
Safari: Enable/Disable pop-up blocker
How to enable or disable pop-up blocker in the Apple Safari web browser must concern numerous iPhone novices, so corresponding solutions are introduced. Since Safari can be used on different operating systems including Windows operating systems, Mac OS X and iOS, specific strategies targeting different systems are listed.
1. Windows and Mac OS X version
If computer users are using Safari on Windows and Mac OS X, and they would like to enable or disable pop-up blocker, they can follow those steps to achieve their goal:
At first, Windows users need to choose the setting gear, and then choose “Preferences“, while Mac users ought to click “Safari” and then click “Preferences“.
Secondly, click “Security” at the top of the window.
Thirdly, check or uncheck the box “Block pop-up windows” to enable or disable pop-up blocker.
2. iOS version
iOS-based device(iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch) users need to choose the “Settings” from the Home screen, and then choose “Safari“. After that, slide the Block Pop-ups to “On” or “Off” to enable or disable pop-up blocker.
1. iOS 7
2. iOS 6 and lower
At first, users need to tab the “Settings” icon.
Secondly, select “Safari“.