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2000 macs running firefox, need to add an exception to popup blocker or turn it off all together. this need to be done remotely. help.

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i have 2000 macs in a k - 12 environment. i need to turn off firefox's popup blocker or just add an exception. this needs to be something that can be run remotely like a script or something that could be deployed with casper or ARD.

thanks

i have 2000 macs in a k - 12 environment. i need to turn off firefox's popup blocker or just add an exception. this needs to be something that can be run remotely like a script or something that could be deployed with casper or ARD. thanks

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AlexandreLC 0 solutions 1 answers

Hello, First of all we need the name of your ad blocker...

Hello, First of all we need the name of your ad blocker...

Question owner

? my problems are from firefox's built in popup blocker

? my problems are from firefox's built in popup blocker
FredMcD
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Type about:preferences#content<enter> in the address bar.

Across from Pop-ups, press the Exceptions button, and enter the web addresses.

Type '''about:preferences#content'''<enter> in the address bar. Across from '''Pop-ups,''' press the '''Exceptions''' button, and enter the web addresses.
ideato 893 solutions 6250 answers

Hello,

FredMcD said

Type about:preferences#content<enter> in the address bar. Across from Pop-ups, press the Exceptions button, and enter the web addresses.

I don't known the answer but....i'm curious to see how the op can do that in 2000 mac computers !

Hello, FredMcD [https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/1037741#answer-668277 said] ''Type about:preferences#content<enter> in the address bar.'' ''Across from Pop-ups, press the Exceptions button, and enter the web addresses.'' I don't known the answer but....i'm curious to see how the op can do that in 2000 mac computers !
FredMcD
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I thought we were talking about Firefox. Why would the system matter?

I thought we were talking about Firefox. Why would the system matter?

Question owner

i still need a way to do this programmatically, remotely, and system wide. what you suggested is a per user setting.

i still need a way to do this programmatically, remotely, and system wide. what you suggested is a per user setting.
FredMcD
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Ahh, I thought you meant a 2000 computer, I did not know you had a network. I've called the big guys to help you. Good luck.

Ahh, I thought you meant a 2000 computer, I did not know you had a network. I've called the big guys to help you. Good luck.