Cool Trick: Disable the Pop-Up Blocker on a Chromebook

Is the pop-up blocker on a Chromebook stopping your students from opening content? Show them this short video!

Have your students ever failed to open some sort of online content because of a pop-up blocker? Annoying, yes? Many online textbook publishers use pop-ups for content, but the blocker in Chrome prevents these from opening. But, a quick settings change can solve that problem for your students permanently. The best part is that the settings change will follow them from Chromebook to Chromebook.

Check out the video below to learn how!

Text Instructions on the Setting in Chrome on Other Devices

Author: Alexander Clarkson

After ten years of teaching English language arts at Southview High School and three years at McCord Junior High School, Alex is the first digital instruction specialist for Sylvania Schools. He moves from building to building helping teachers reach and engage their students through digital learning.

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