Block pop-ups in Microsoft Edge Content provided by Microsoft Applies to: Edge Open Microsoft Edge and navigate to Settings and more > Settings > Privacy & security. Scroll down to Security. Switch Block pop-ups to On. Learn how to close a pop-up window if Microsoft Edge isn't responding Last Updated: 17 Dec 2018 Did this solve your problem? Yes No Tell us what we can do to improve the article Submit Thanks! Your feedback will help us improve the support experience.