Internet Explorer - The Pop-up blocker option is missing

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Issue


The Pop-up blocker option of Internet Explorer is missing, what can be done?

Solution


To get the Pop-up menu you will need to make some modifications in the registry:
  • Click on "Start" then type: regedit
  • Go to:
    • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Policies\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Restrictions
      .
  • At your right, double click on NoPopupManagement.
  • Set the value to 0.
  • Open Internet Explorer and check if the Pop-up blocker options are available again.
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