Set Internet Explorer to Not Play a Sound when a Pop-up Is Blocked

Learn how to set Internet Explorer to not play a sound when it blocks a pop-up in Windows 7.

Don’t Play Sound When Pop-up is Blocked

  1. Open the Control Panel from the Start menu.
  2. Open Internet Options in the Control Panel.

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    Note: If Internet Options is not available, change View by to Large icons at the top right of the Control Panel window.

  3. Select the Privacy tab at the top of the Internet Properties window.

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  4. Click the Settings button in the Pop-up Blocker section of the Internet Properties window.

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  5. Uncheck Play a sound when a pop-up is blocked.

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  6. Click Close to save the changes.

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