Use Pop-up Blocker

This policy setting allows you to manage whether unwanted pop-up windows appear. Pop-up windows that are opened when the end user clicks a link are not blocked.

If you enable this policy setting, most unwanted pop-up windows are prevented from appearing.

If you disable this policy setting, pop-up windows are not prevented from appearing.

If you do not configure this policy setting, most unwanted pop-up windows are prevented from appearing.

Supported on: At least Internet Explorer 6.0 in Windows XP with Service Pack 2 or Windows Server 2003 with Service Pack 1
Use Pop-up Blocker


  1. Enable
    Registry HiveHKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE or HKEY_CURRENT_USER
    Registry PathSoftware\Policies\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings\Lockdown_Zones\3
    Value Name1809
    Value TypeREG_DWORD
    Value0
  2. Disable
    Registry HiveHKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE or HKEY_CURRENT_USER
    Registry PathSoftware\Policies\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings\Lockdown_Zones\3
    Value Name1809
    Value TypeREG_DWORD
    Value3


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