How to enable Javascript

Is JavaScript enabled on your browser? The popularity of Javascript means that most websites utilize JS, and enabling it in your browser allows you a better experience, optimized navigation, and more, so it's important to know if you have JS enabled or not. JavaScript is a 'client side' programming language that most developers depend on. In fact, it's so popular that it's assumed that your browser will have it enabled by default. Ensure the best possible browsing experience quickly and easily by verifying verify that JavaScript is enabled or disabled with your results below.

Educate and Inform

Need a simple way to help troubleshoot and display if JS is enabled? Use the link below to educate any script-disabled users on how to enable JavaScript in the most commonly used browsers. Use the code below as is, or change it to suit your needs:
<noscript>
 This site requires JavaScript to be enabled in order to give you the best experience possible.
 Visit this site for a detailed guide and free <a href="http://www.enablejs.com/" target="_blank">
 instructions how to enable JavaScript in your web browser</a>.
</noscript>
On enablejs.com we optimize the script-disabled user experience as much as we can:
  • The instructions for your browser are put at the top of the page.
  • All the images are inlined, full-size, for easy perusing.
  • This developer-centric message is out of the way.
We want your visitors to have JavaScript enabled just as much as you do!

 Google Chrome

  1. On the web browser menu click on the "Customize and control Google Chrome" and select "Settings".
  2. In the "Settings" section click on the "Show advanced settings..."
  3. Under the the "Privacy" click on the "Content settings...".
  4. When the dialog window opens, look for the "JavaScript" section and select "Allow all sites to run JavaScript (recommended)".
  5. Click on the "OK" button to close it.
  6. Close the "Settings" tab.
  7. Click on the "Reload this page" button of the web browser to refresh the page.
  • 1. On the web browser menu click on the "Customize and control Google Chrome" and select "Settings".
  • 2. In the "Settings" section click on the "Show advanced settings..."
  • 3. Under the the "Privacy" click on the "Content settings...".
  • 4. When the dialog window opens, look for the "JavaScript" section and select "Allow all sites to run JavaScript (recommended)".
  • 5. Click on the "OK" button to close it.
  • 6. Close the "Settings" tab.
  • 7. Click on the "Reload this page" button of the web browser to refresh the page.

 Internet Explorer

  1. On web browser menu click "Tools" icon and select "Internet Options".
  2. In the "Internet Options" window select the "Security" tab.
  3. On the "Security" tab click on the "Custom level..." button.
  4. When the "Security Settings - Internet Zone" dialog window opens, look for the "Scripting" section.
  5. In the "Active Scripting" item select "Enable".
  6. When the "Warning!" window pops out asking "Are you sure you want to change the settings for this zone?" select "Yes".
  7. In the "Internet Options" window click on the "OK" button to close it.
  8. Click on the "Refresh" button of the web browser to refresh the page.
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 Internet Explorer < 9
  1. On web browser menu click "Tools" and select "Internet Options"
  2. In the "Internet Options" window select the "Security" tab.
  3. On the "Security" tab click on the "Custom level..." button.
  4. When the "Security Settings - Internet Zone" dialog window opens, look for the "Scripting" section.
  5. In the "Active Scripting" item select "Enable".
  6. When the "Warning!" window pops out asking "Are you sure you want to change the settings for this zone?" select "Yes".
  7. In the "Internet Options" window click on the "OK" button to close it.
  8. Click on the "Refresh" button of the web browser to refresh the page.
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 Mozilla Firefox

  1. In the address bar, type about:config and press Enter.
  2. Click "I'll be careful, I promise" 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" or double-click the preference) to change the value from "false" to "true".
  5. Click on the "Reload current page" button of the web browser to refresh the page.
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 Opera

  1. Click on "Menu", hover mouse on the "Settings" then hover mouse on the "Quick preferences" and mark the "Enable Javascript" checkbox.
  2. If "Menu bar" is shown click on the "Tools", hover mouse on the "Quick preferences" and mark the "Enable Javascript" checkbox.
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 Apple Safari

  1. On the web browser menu click on the "Edit" and select "Preferences".
  2. In the "Preferences" window select the "Security" tab.
  3. In the "Security" tab section "Web content" mark the "Enable JavaScript" checkbox.
  4. Click on the "Reload the current page" button of the web browser to refresh the page.
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