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Enable JavaScript

JavaScript is a programming language that's essential for your Web browser to display any modern website. Without JavaScript enabled, some Yahoo features won't perform as designed.

To fix performance problems, make sure JavaScript is enabled in Yahoo supported browsers.

Firefox

JavaScript is automatically enabled in Firefox, and for simplicity there isn't a built-in option to disable it.

Blocking JavaScript with a privacy extension? - you can either allow Yahoo websites and services in the extension (see the extension's help info for details) or you can disable or remove the extension.

Chrome

Windows

Verified for version 41

  1. Click the Customize Chrome icon Three horizontal lines | select Settings.
  2. Click Show advanced settings.
  3. Under "Privacy," click Content settings.
  4. Under "JavaScript," select Allow all sites to run JavaScript.
  5. Click Done.

Mac

Verified for version 40

  1. Click Chrome (from the Apple/System bar at the top of the screen) | select Preferences.
  2. Click Show advanced settings.
  3. Under Privacy, click Content settings.
  4. Under "JavaScript," select Allow all sites to run JavaScript.
  5. Click Done.

Safari

Verified for version 8

  1. Click Safari Safari settings icon | select Preferences.
  2. Click Security.
  3. Select Enable JavaScript.
  4. Close the window to save the changes.

Internet Explorer

Verified for version 11

  1. Click the Tools Icon Tools menu icon | select Internet Options.-
  2. Click the Security tab.
  3. Click the Internet icon.
  4. Click Custom Level.
    - The "Security Settings - Internet Zone" window appears.
  5. Under "Scripting | Active scripting," click Enable.
  6. Click OK.
    - The "Security Settings - Internet Zone" window closes.
  7. Click OK.
  8. Restart Internet Explorer.

 

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