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How to Allow Pop Ups

When using some programs/applications and it appears that nothing happens when you click on a button it may be because you have pop ups disabled. Some programs on campus require that pop ups are enabled - to do so follow the instructions below.

Internet Explorer

  • Click Tools, then Internet Options
  • Click the Privacy tab
  • Select (or Deselect) "Turn on Pop-up Blocker"



  • Click the Main Menu  in the top right
  • Click Options
  • Click on the "Content" link in the left hand menu (tab at top of pop-up window in older versions)
  • Select (or deselect) "Block pop-up windows"



  • Click Main Menu in the top right
  • Click Settings
  • Scroll to the bottom of the page and click show advanced settings
  • Under privacy click content settings
  • Under pop-ups select an option
    • Do not allow any sites to show pop-ups (recommended)
    • Allow all sites to show pop-ups

LD Self ServiceLog Your Own Ticket

The University has provided a Self Service tool through which you can log your own tickets (jobs). You can also search for a previously logged ticket to check it's status. For urgent jobs you can phone the ITS Service Desk: ext 4008 (838 4008) for support.


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