macOS High Sierra

Block pop-ups and unnecessary content

You can prevent webpages from displaying pop-up windows or loading time-consuming content that may be unnecessary. However, blocking pop-ups and unnecessary content might also block some content you want to see, or features like animation.

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Block pop-up windows

  1. Choose Safari > Preferences, then click Security.

  2. Select “Block pop-up windows.”

Block unnecessary content

  1. Choose Safari > Preferences, then click Websites.

  2. Deselect each plug-in.