Pop Up Blockers

Many of the tools/buttons within GISweb use popup windows to display information. If you have a popup blocker set up, you will need to disable it to take full advantage of GISweb. Windows XP Internet Explorer automatically blocks popups. This had to be disabled. The two most popular commercial popup blockers and Yahoo and Google. Instructions for each are below.

--> Allow Popups with Windows XP

--> Allow Popups with the Google Toolbar

  1. From the GISweb launch page, follow the steps below. Remember to do this before launching the map viewer.

  2. Click "Options" on the Google Toolbar.

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  3. A new window will appear. Uncheck the box next to "Popup Blocker". This will allow popups. For other websites, you will want to turn this back on.

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  1. Right click on the menu toolbar and turn off the Google Toolbar completely.

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  2. When finished with GISweb, you may turn the toolbar on by right clicking on the menu toolbar and turning on the Google Toolbar.

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--> Allow Popups with the Yahoo Toolbar

  1. From the GISweb launch page, follow the steps below. Remember to do this before launching the map viewer.

  2. Click the Popup Blocker Icon () on the Yahoo toolbar and uncheck "Enable Pop-up Blocker".

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OR

  1. Click the pencil icon () on the Yahoo toolbar and choose "Options".

  2. Uncheck "Pop-up Blocker".

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OR

  1. Right click on the menu toolbar and turn off the Yahoo Toolbar completely.

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  2. When finished with GISweb, you may turn the toolbar on by right clicking on the menu toolbar and turning on the Yahoo Toolbar.

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