August 17, 2012: This tutorial is for an outdated version of Safari. Please click here to learn how to enable or disable the pop-up blocker in Safari 5.x and 6.x.
Pop-up windows can be downright annoying. Some of them do serve a purpose, however, and a select number of people do enjoy viewing many of the advertisements that appear. If you want to suppress these windows from appearing, the Safari web browser makes it very easy to do. This tutorial shows you how it is done.
First, open your Safari browser by clicking on the Safari icon in the dock.