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 Enabling/Disabling Java

FOR MACINTOSH:

Internet Explorer 4 & 5

  • Click on the Edit menu, then click Preferences.

  • The "Internet Explorer Preferences" window will be displayed. Under the heading "Web Browsers" on the left side, click the option "Java".

  • To ENABLE Java: Make sure the checkbox marked "Enable Java" is checked.

  • To DISABLE Java: Make sure the checkbox marked "Enable Java" is unchecked.

  • Click OK to close and save the changes to the custom settings.

  • Click OK to close Preferences.

  • Close and restart the browser, then please try again!

Netscape 4

  • Click on the Edit menu, then click Preferences.

  • The Preferences window opens. In the Category list in the left side click on "Advanced"

  • To ENABLE Java: Make sure the checkbox "Enable Java" is checked.

  • To DISABLE Java: Make sure the checkbox "Enable Java" is unchecked.

  • Click OK to close and save changes to Preferences.

  • Close and restart the browser, then please try again!

Netscape 6

  • Click on the Edit menu, then Preferences.

  • The Preferences window will popup. In the Category list on the left side, click on the option "Advanced".

  • To ENABLE Java, make sure the checkbox labeled "Enable Java" is checked.

  • To DISABLE Java, make sure the checkbox labeled "Enable Java" is unchecked.

  • Click OK to close and save the changes to Preferences.

  • Close and restart the browser, then please try again!

AOL

  • From the AOL Login screen, click on the My AOL menu, then click Preferences.

  • On the Preferences screen, click the "WWW" button on the left, then click on the "Advanced Settings" button on the right.

  • The "Internet Settings" window will open. On the left is a list of options. Under the heading "Web Browser" is the option "Java".

  • To ENABLE Java: Make sure the checkbox "Enable Java" is checked.

  • To DISABLE Java: Make sure the checkbox "Enable Java" is unchecked.

  • Click OK to close and save the changes to the custom settings.

  • Click OK to close Internet Settings and save the changes.

  • Close Preferences.

  • Login to AOL and please try our site again!

FOR WINDOWS:

Internet Explorer 4

  • Click on the View menu, then click Internet Options.

  • The Internet Options window will popup. Click on the Security tab.

  • To ENABLE Java, make sure the security setting is set to "Medium (more secure)".

  • To DISABLE JavaScript, set the security setting to "Custom" and then click the "Settings" button. The Security Settings window will pop up. Scroll down for the heading Java. There will be an option under the Java heading, "Java Permissions". Set "Java Permissions" to "Disable Java".

  • Click OK to close and save the changes to Security Settings.

  • Click OK to close Internet Options.

  • Close and restart the browser, then please try again!

Internet Explorer 5

  • Click on the Tools menu, then click Internet Options.

  • The Internet Options menu will popup. Click on the Security tab.

  • To ENABLE Java: make sure the security setting is set to "Medium". If the display reads "Custom Settings", click the "Default Level" button near the bottom right to reset the security settings to Medium.

  • To DISABLE Java: Click the "Custom Level" button. The "Security Settings" window will be displayed. Scroll down for the heading "Microsoft VM". Set the option "Java Permissions" to "Disable Java".

  • Click OK to save the settings to and close Security Settings.

  • Click OK to close Internet Options.

  • Close and restart the browser, then please try again!

Internet Explorer 6

  • Click on the Tools menu, then click Internet Options.

  • The Internet Options menu will popup. Click on the Security tab.

  • To ENABLE Java: make sure the security setting is set to "Medium". If the display reads "Custom Settings", click the "Default Level" button near the bottom right to reset the security settings to Medium.

  • To DISABLE Java: Click the "Custom Level" button. The "Security Settings" window will be displayed. Scroll down for the heading "Microsoft VM". Set the option "Java Permissions" to "Disable Java".

  • Click OK to save the settings to and close Security Settings.

  • Click OK to close Internet Options.

  • Close and restart the browser, then please try again!

Netscape 4

  • Click on the Edit menu, then Preferences.

  • The Preferences window will popup. In the Category list on the left side, click on the option "Advanced".

  • To ENABLE Java, make sure the checkbox labeled "Enable Java" is checked.

  • To DISABLE Java, make sure the checkbox labeled "Enable Java" is unchecked.

  • Click OK to close and save the changes to Preferences.

  • Close and restart the browser, then please try again!

Netscape 6

  • Click on the Edit menu, then Preferences.

  • The Preferences window will popup. In the Category list on the left side, click on the option "Advanced".

  • To ENABLE Java, make sure the checkbox labeled "Enable Java" is checked.

  • To DISABLE Java, make sure the checkbox labeled "Enable Java" is unchecked.

  • Click OK to close and save the changes to Preferences.

  • Close and restart the browser, then please try again!

AOL 4

  • From the AOL Login screen, click on the My AOL menu, then click Preferences.

  • In the Preferences window, click on the "WWW" button.

  • The "AOL Internet Properties" window will open. Click on the Security tab.

  • To ENABLE Java, make sure that the "Medium (more secure)" security setting is selected.

  • To DISABLE Java, set security setting to "Custom" and then click the "Settings" button. The Security Settings window will pop up. Scroll down for the heading "Java". Under Java is the option "Java Permissions". Set Java Permissions to "Disable Java".

  • Click OK to close and save the changes to Security Settings.

  • Click OK to close and save changes to AOL Internet Properties.

  • Close Preferences.

  • Login to AOL and please try our site again!

AOL 5

  • From the AOL Login screen, click on the My AOL menu, then click Preferences.

  • In the Preferences window, click on the "WWW" button.

  • The "AOL Internet Properties" window will open. Click on the Security tab.

  • The lower half of this window is titled "Security level for this zone".

  • To ENABLE Java: If there is a slide-rule selector for the security setting, make sure it is set to "Medium". If there is no slide-rule selector and the setting says "Custom Level", click the "Default Level" button near the bottom right of the window to reset the security settings to Medium.

  • To DISABLE Java, set the security setting to "Custom" and then click the "Custom Level..." button. The Security Settings window will popup. Scroll down for the heading Java. There is the option "Java Permissions" under Java. Set "Java Permissions" to "Disable Java".

  • Click OK to close and save the changes to Security Settings.

  • Click OK to close and save changes to AOL Internet Properties.

  • Close Preferences.

  • Login to AOL and please try our site again!

AOL 6

  • From the AOL Login screen, click on the Settings menu, then click Preferences.

  • In the Preferences window, under the Organization column on the right side, click on "Internet Properties (WWW)".

  • The "AOL Internet Properties" window will open. Click on the Security tab. The lower half of this window is titled "Security level for this zone".

  • To ENABLE Java: If there is a slide-rule selector for the security setting, make sure it is set to "Medium". If there is no slide-rule selector and the setting says "Custom Level", click the "Default Level" button near the bottom right of the window to reset the security settings to Medium.

  • To DISABLE Java: Set the security setting to "Custom" and then click the "Custom Level..." button. The Security Settings window will popup. Scroll down for the heading Java. There is the option "Java Permissions" under Java. Set "Java Permissions" to "Disable Java".

  • Click OK to close and save the changes to Security Settings.

  • Click OK to close and save changes to AOL Internet Properties.

  • Close Preferences.

  • Login to AOL and please try our site again!