How to set JavaScript settings for Internet Explorer 8

Modified: 2009/08/28 10:05 by wiki_it_admin - Categorized as: How To, Technical


This article describes how to properly set your browser settings if you are using Internet Explorer 8 (IE8).

More Information

Many of our websites use functionality that requires JavaScript. If your internet browser is not configured properly, you may experience technical difficulty when accessing the websites. Please follow the steps below to enable JavaScript for your browser.

1. On the tool bar, go to Tools -> Internet Options.

2. Click on the Security tab.


3. Click on the Custom level button.


4. Scroll down to Scripting of Java applets and confirm that it is set to enable.
If this setting is set to disable, the web site will not work properly.


5. Click OK on all screens and then refresh the webpage.

Applies To

This article applies to students using Internet Explorer 8 to access all Penn Foster web sites.


JavaScript, browser settings
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