How to Enable and Disable JavaScript in your browser

How to Enable and Disable JavaScript in your browser?

CONGRATULATIONS! JavaScript is enabled in your web browser!

This section will show you how to enable JavaScript in your browsers and how to disable them, too. The process for enabling or disabling them will vary depending on the browser you are using since cookies are maintained by your web browser.

chrome-smallGoogle Chrome

  1. Bring up your Google Chrome browser and click on the menu resembling three horizontal lines. Click Settings once the drop down menu pops out.
  2. Scroll down the Settings page and click on Show Advanced Setting.
  3. Under Privacy, click Content Settings.
  4. Scroll down to Javascript and tick the Allow all sites to run JavaScript circle and click Done.

ie-smallInternet Explorer

  1. Open the browser, click the gear icon on the upper right corner and click Internet Options.
  2. Go to the Security tab and click Custom level on the bottom.
  3. Scroll down until you find the Scripting option and enable the Active Scripting below that to enabled. Confirm the change and close the Settings window.

firefox-smallMozilla Firefox

  1. Open the Firefox browser and type about:config on the address bar. Click I’ll be careful, I promise.
  2. Scroll down to find the JavaScript enabled row and double click to convert False to True. Refresh your browser.


  1. Open the browser and click the Opera button at the top left side and highlight Settings once it drops down. Highlight the Quick Preferences option and then tick the Enable JavaScript Option.
  2. Refresh your page and you will see that JavaScript has been activated.


  1. Open the browser, click on the gear icon and select Preferences.
  2. On the Security tab, tick the Enable JavaScript option and close the dialogue box.