Disabling Pop-Up Blockers

When viewing documents, a PDF is created in a separate window. Try the steps below to fix the most common viewing and printing issues:

To disable your browser's pop-up blocker for the Wisconsin Department of Revenue website please follow the instructions for the browser you are using.

Google Chrome

The address bar is marked popup blocker indicator when a pop-up is blocked. Click on the icon and select "Allow."

If you do not have the popup blocker indicator icon, or closed out of the pop-up menu before selecting "Allow", follow these steps:

  1. Select the menu/more icon to the right of the address bar

    location of menu/more icon 

  2. Click "Settings"
  3. Under "Privacy and security", click "Site settings"
  4. Clock "Pop-ups and redirects"
  5. At the top, turn the setting to "Allowed"

*More help can be found at the Google Chrome Help Center.

Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer, select the Tools button gear iconand select Internet options.

    location of menu/more icon 

  2. Select Privacy, and click "Settings" next to "Turn on Pop-Up Blocker"

    privacy menu 

  3. Type revenue.wi.gov, select "Add" and click "Close"

    pop-up blocker settings 

  4. Click "OK"

    accepting changes in privacy menu 


  1. Click on Safari and select Preferences

    location of preferences menu 

  2. Choose the "Security" icon
  3. Uncheck "Block pop-up windows"

    security settings in preferences menu 

  4. After you save/download your file, remember to go back and reselect "Block pop-up windows"

Microsoft Edge

  1. Click the Settings and more… button
  2. Click Settings
  3. Click Privacy & security
  4. Scroll down to Security
  5. Click the Block pop-ups switch to toggle it between Off and On. Note: Set this option to Off to disable the pop-up blocker or On to enable it

October 28, 2021