Allow Pop-Up Windows in Safari


Mac Safari 


 How to allow pop-up windows (popups) to open automatically in the Safari browser


Safari 12 for MacOS

  1. Select “Safari” > “Preferences“, then select on “Websites” at the top of the window.
  2. Select “Pop-up Windows” on the left side.
  3. Currently opened website appears on the right side. In the drop-down menu select "Allow"
  4. Close the browser and re-log back in. User should be able to click the link and a new tab open

Safari 11 and 10 for MacOS

  1. Select “Safari” > “Preferences“.
  2. Click on “Security” at the top of the window.
  3. Check the box “Block pop-up windows” to enable this feature. Uncheck it to disable it.
  4. User may have to close out browser and re-log back in.

Additional Information

Need additional information or assistance? Contact the ITS Service Center.


Article ID: 1341
Wed 5/13/20 7:15 PM
Mon 7/18/22 5:57 PM