Enable JavaScript in your browser

Here you can find instructions on how to enable (activate) JavaScript in five of the most commonly used browsers.


 Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explore, click the 'Tools' icon and select 'Internet Options' 
  2. In the 'Security' tab click 'Custom level...'
  3. Scroll to 'Scripting'  
  4. In the 'Active Scripting' section select 'Enable'
  5. When the Warning! window pops up select 'Yes'.
  6. Click 'OK' on the 'Internet Options' window 
  7. Hit refresh 

 Mozilla Firefox

  1. In the address bar, type 'about:config' and press Enter
  2. Click accept if a warning message appears
  3. In the search box, search for 'javascript.enabled'
  4. Toggle the 'javascript.enabled' preference (right-click and select 'Toggle') to change the value from false to true
  5. Close the 'Config' browser tab
  6. Hit refresh 

 Google Chrome

  1. Open Google Chrome, click on 'Customize and control Google Chrome' and select 'Settings'
  2. Scroll down and expand 'Advanced' settings 
  3. Under 'Privacy and security' click 'Content settings...'
  4. Scroll down and click 'JavaScript' and toggle 'Blocked' to 'Allowed'
  5. Reopen Google Chrome 

 Opera

  1. Click on the Opera logo in the top left corner, click 'Settings'
  2. Scroll down and expand 'Advanced' settings 
  3. Under 'Privacy and security' click 'Content settings'
  4. Scroll down and click 'JavaScript' and toggle 'Blocked' to 'Allowed'
  5. Reopen Opera

 Apple Safari

  1. Head to 'Safari' and then 'Preferences'
  2. Click on the 'Security' tab
  3. Tick the 'Enable JavaScript' checkbox
  4. Reopen Safari

Enabled JavaScript and still having issues?
If you've enabled JavaScript, but are still being directed here when trying to access a web page, then it's likely that you have a browser add-on that is preventing JavaScript from running. You can either disable the offending add-on or use a different web browser to access that page.

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