How do I disable pop-up blocking?

Most Internet browsers have a feature that prevents pop-up windows from appearing on your computer screen. For the Gallup Student Poll Web site to function correctly, you must disable your browser's pop-up blocker. Follow the instructions listed under "Internet Browsers" to disable pop-up blockers for Safari, Firefox, and Internet Explorer.

If you have downloaded a third-party toolbar to Internet Explorer, such as Google Toolbar, Yahoo! Toolbar, etc., you may also need to disable its pop-up blocker. Follow the instructions listed under "Third-Party Toolbars" to disable the pop-up blockers for Google Toolbar and Yahoo! Toolbar.

Internet Browsers:

Apple Safari (5+)

  • Select Safari from the top menu.
  • Click Block Pop-Up Windows so that a check mark does not appear next to it.

Mozilla Firefox (3.6+)

  • From the Tools menu, select Options.
  • In the Options window, click the Content tab.
  • Click to clear the Block pop-up windows check box.
  • Click OK.

Microsoft Internet Explorer (7+)

  • From the Tools menu, select Pop-up Blocker.
  • Click Turn Off Pop-up Blocker.

Third-Party Toolbars:

Google Toolbar

  • Click the Google Toolbar Wrench icon.
  • In the Toolbar Options window, click the Tools tab.
  • Click to clear the Pop-up blocker check box.
  • Click Save.

Yahoo! Toolbar

  • Click the Pop-Up Blocker menu.
  • Click Enable Pop-Up Blocker so that a check mark does not appear next to it.