How to enable Pop-ups for TestOut/LabSim

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To run the labs within our courses, your web browser must allow pop-up windows from cdn.testout.com. Most browsers offer a straightforward way to allow pop-ups from a specific site. When you attempt to start a lab within the course, you should follow the instructions below, based on the browser you are using.
 
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Google Chrome

 
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1. Click "Start Lab".
2. Click on the Pop-up blocked icon in the top right area of the address bar.
3. Click "Always allow pop-ups from http://cdn.testout.com" then click "Done".
4. Click "Stop waiting for the simulation window to open".
5. Click "Start Lab" again.
 
 
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Microsoft Internet Explorer

 
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1. Click "Start Lab".
2. In the banner that appears at the bottom of the page, click "Options for this site".
3. Click "Always allow".
4. Click "Stay on this page".
5. Click "Stop waiting for the simulation window to open".
6. Click "Start Lab" again.
 
 
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Apple Safari

 
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  1. Click "Start Lab".
  2. Click the "Safari" menu in the top left corner.
  3. Click "Preferences".
  4. Click the "Security" tab.
  5. Under "Web content", deselect "Block pop-up windows".
  6. Close the Preferences/Security window.
  7. Click "Stop waiting for the simulation window to open".
  8. Click "Start Lab" again.
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 Microsoft Edge

 
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1. Click "Start Lab"
2. In the banner that appears at the bottom of the page, click "Always Allow".
 
 
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Mozilla Firefox

 
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1. Click "Start Lab".
2. Click on the "Options" button of the tan banner that appears at the top of the window.
3. Click "Allow pop-ups for cdn.testout.com".
 
 
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Note: In some cases it may be necessary to restart the browser after making these changes in order to start a lab simulation successfully.

 

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