Turning on JavaScript

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To turn on JavaScript in IE 6:

  1. Select Internet Options from the Tools menu.
  2. Click the Security tab.
  3. Click Custom Level in Security Level for this Zone.
  4. Scroll down to Scripting, near the bottom of the list.
  5. Under Active Scripting, choose Enable.
  6. Click OK to leave Security Settings. Click OK to leave Internet Options.

To turn on JavaScript in Firefox 1.5:

  1. Select Options from the Tools menu.
  2. Click the Content globe icon.
  3. Check the Enable JavaScript checkbox.
  4. Click OK to leave Options.

To turn on JavaScript in Opera 8.5:

  1. Press F12.
  2. Press J.

To turn on JavaScript in Safari 1.1:

  1. From the Macintosh file menu, select Safari and then Preferences.
  2. select the Security option (padlock icon).
  3. Under Web Content options, check the Enable Javascript checkbox.
  4. Click OK and close the Preferences dialog.