A collection of our help guides on the topic of browser configuration and maintenance. Chrome – Clearing Cache – The first step when something just doesn’t work properly Chrome – Removing Extensions – Remove unwanted extras from Chrome Chrome – Opening PDF files with Adobe Reader instead of within Google Chrome – If you see “Aww Snap” when opening pdf documents try this. Chrome – Allow pop-ups from REsearch – Prints, pdf, etc. do not seem responsive. Try this. Chrome – How to set your homepage Edge – Clearing Cache – The first step when something just doesn’t work properly Edge … Continued
How to clear Safari’s cache Click on the “Safari” menu tab on the top left of your screen and select “Preferences”: Click the “Privacy” tab: Click “Manage Website Data”: Click “Remove All”: Your browser may take a while to clear this data if you have not done this before. Once Safari is done, close the browser window and reopen it. Done!
How to set your homepage to an address of your choosing in Safari 1. Click the Safari tab 2. Select Preferences from the dropdown 3. Click the General tab 4. Enter the address of the webpage you would like in the Homepage box
How to disable the pop-up blocker in Safari Sometimes printing, PDF, copy, etc. functions do not work within REsearch simply because the browser is blocking the window displaying the information. Here are 2 ways to disable Safari’s pop-up blocker. Option A: Disable the pop-up blocker for HawaiiInformation.com Click the Safari tab Select Preferences from the drop-down menu Click Websites Now, select the Pop-up Windows setting Next to HawaiiInformation.com, select Allow (The site can display pop-up windows) Done! Option B: Disable the pop-up blocker globally Click the Safari tab Select Preferences from the drop-down menu Click Security Uncheck the “Block pop-up … Continued