There are numerous reasons why you would want to control and prevent pop-up internet adds from surfacing. Not only are they annoying when they open and dominate your screen while you are reading something important, but some can be very inappropriate, carrying adult content, and many contain harmful computer viruses.
Luckily Apple Macs personal internet browser ‘Safari’ have provided an option to secure and stop this nuisance. Although this feature is not bullet proof, one or two pop-up ads my slip through the net, but it does promise to eliminate the vast majority of them.
To block internet ads follow these simple steps…
1.) To get to the correct menu, you need to open Safari.
2.) On the tool bar click the bold word ‘safari.’
3.) A drop down menu will appear. Go ahead and select ‘Block Pop-Up Windows.’
Easy peasy lemon squeezy!