How to disable javascript in popular browsers

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Disabling JavaScript is a step towards a simple and clean internet. Having done it, you will notice that the page loading speed will increase. Also, a huge number of distractions will disappear on sites: advertising, feature with infinite scrolling of pages, pop-ups. To get into this minimalistic world, you just need to figure out how to disable JavaScript in popular browsers.

Below we will attach the instructions for Chrome, Opera, Firefox, Safari, and Explorer.

How to disable JavaScript in Opera

To disable JavaScript in Opera, follow our instructions:

  1. Launch a browser.
  2. Go to the menu. Its icon is located in the upper left corner.
  3. Go to the "Settings" section.
  4. When the settings search engine appears in front of you, enter the word "Java" there.
  5. Go to the menu section called "Site Settings".

  6. Go to the "JavaScript" section.
  7. Turn the toggle switch to the inactive position.

How to disable JS in Firefox

On the Mozilla browser, the process looks a little different, but in general it is also uncomplicated, even for novice computer users. To turn off JavaScript, follow the instructions below:

  1. Launch a browser.
  2. In the address bar, enter 2 words, separated by a colon about:config. To enter data, press the Enter key.
  3. Click Accept Risk and Continue.
  4. You will have a special search line where you need to write javascript.enabled.

  5. Click on the Toggle icon. It will be located in the line that appears on the right side.

That`s all, disabling JavaScript on Firefox is completed.

How to turn off JavaScript in Google Chrome

In this browser, the option is deactivated through the settings. To disable JavaScript in Google Chrome, you need to take 5 simple steps:

  1. Open the menu.
  2. Go to "Settings".
  3. In the "Search for settings" field, enter the word "Java".
  4. Go to the "Content Settings".

  5. Click on the "JavaScript" field.

  6. Turn the toggle switch to the off position.

Disabling JavaScript in Google Chrome completed successfully.

How to disable javascript in Safari

To deactivate JavaScript in Safari, follow the instructions:

  1. Launch a browser.
  2. Go to "Settings".
  3. Click on the "Security" section.
  4. Uncheck the box next to "Enable JavaScript".

How to disable JavaScript in Internet Explorer

To deactivate JavaScript in Internet Explorer, you need to follow a simple instruction:

  1. While in the browser, click on the gear icon.
  2. Click on the "Internet Options" section.
  3. In the window that opens, select the "Security" tab.
  4. Click on the "Internet" zone.

  5. Click on the "Custom Level" button.

  6. Under "Scripting of Java applets", click "Disable".

  7. Click OK to save the changes.

How to test JavaScript

There are two ways to verify whether you managed to disable this option or not:

  1. Go to the desired browser settings according to the instructions above and see if the option responsible for Java Script is disabled.
  2. Go to a well-known site and check if the usual objects have disappeared on it: ad unit, pop-up banners, navigation elements. If they are missing, then JavaScript is disabled.

The process of disabling JavaScript takes only a couple of minutes. Keep in mind that this solution can provide not only advantages in the form of faster page loading and the disappearance of annoying ads. Along with this, important elements may disappear on sites, without which it will not be possible to fully work on them. For example, in Bitrix, when JavaScript is disabled, the artist will no longer display the tasks assigned to him.

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