Controlling Pop-up Balloons from on The Cardinal


Most outlinks from The Cardinal are set to show a balloon pop-up from that shows a mini-view of the web page that corresponds to the link on the page.

If your privacy settings block pop-ups in Internet Explorer, the mini-view balloons from will not appear.

You can still block pop-ups, but allow the balloons to appear by controlling your Privacy settings as follows:

Go to the Tools menu in Internet Explorer and select Internet Options.
Click on the Privacy tab to see the following displayed on your computer:

Next, click on the Settings button in the lower right of the Privacy window to see the following displayed on your computer:

Type “” (without quotes) in the “Address of Web site to allow:” field.
Next click the Add button and * will appear in the “Allowed sites:” list field.
Click the Close button to finish.

Firefox and Apple’s Safari browser will still show the balloon pop-ups even if pop-ups are set to be blocked.

The pop-up balloons also have settings buttons in the upper-right of the balloons that lead to controls that can disable the pop-balloons. is an Amazon Associate website, which means that a small percentage of your purchases gets paid to at no extra cost to you. When you use the search boxes above, any Amazon banner ad, or any product associated with an Amazon banner on this website, you help pay expenses related to maintaining and creating new services and ideas for a resourceful website. See more info at