Re: IE8 and popups
1. Try this command from Start> Run
2. Start Internet Explorer without add-ons from:
Right-click the IE icon on the desktop. Choose Start without add-ons.
Programs> Accessories> System tools> Internet Explorer (no add-ons)
Does the problem persist?
3. Does the problem persist if the computer is started in Safe Mode with
[MS MVP- IE]
"S. Johnson" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> Not trying to be rude but do I really need to answer this question
> No, there are no other popup blockers and no other programs that are
> interfering. There are no antivirus or anti-spyware programs
> On Thu, 23 Jul 2009 19:01:31 -0500, "Don Varnau"
> <don_04[at]varnau[dot]org> wrote:
> >Is another pop-up blocker running? Something like a toolbar from google,
> >earthlink, yahoo? How about the Ad-Watch feature of Ad-Aware?
> >[MS MVP- IE]
> >"S. Johnson" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> >news:firstname.lastname@example.org.. .
> >> Ever since installing IE8 on Win Vista Business 32bit, nothing will
> >> open in a new window. Even though the pop up blocker is disabled, it
> >> behaves as if it is on and even CTRL-ALT doesn't work. Anything that
> >> should open in a new popup window doesn't and even adding sites to the
> >> allowed list doesn't work. Any ideas?