Turn off or turn on Norton Safe Web

Norton Safe Web protects you when you browse, search, or shop online using Internet Explorer, Firefox, Google Chrome, or Microsoft Edge. It analyzes the security level of websites that you visit and shows if the websites are free from threats.

Norton Safe Web provides site rating icons next to search results so that you know if a website is malicious or not before you visit it.

Turn on Norton Safe Web from Extensions page in Google Chrome

  1. Start Google Chrome.

  2. On the top-right corner, click Customize and control Google Chrome , and then click Settings.

  3. In the Settings option, click Extensions.

  4. In the Extensions page, next to Norton Safe Web, move the slider to enable the extension.

  5. Restart Google Chrome.

Turn off Norton Safe Web from Extensions page in Google Chrome

  1. Start Google Chrome.

  2. On the top-right corner, click Customize and control Google Chrome , and then click Settings.

  3. In the Settings option, click Extensions.

  4. In the Extensions page, next to Norton Safe Web, move the slider to disable the extension.

  5. Restart Google Chrome.

Turn on Norton Safe Web from Add-ons page in Mozilla Firefox

  1. Start Mozilla Firefox.

  2. On the top-right corner, click Open menu , and click Add-ons.

  3. On the Extensions tab, click Norton Safe Web.

  4. If Norton Safe Web shows as disabled, move the slider to enable the extension.

  5. Restart Mozilla Firefox.

Turn off Norton Safe Web from Add-ons page in Mozilla Firefox

  1. Start Mozilla Firefox.

  2. On the top-right corner, click Open menu , and click Add-ons.

  3. On the Extensions tab, click Norton Safe Web.

  4. If Norton Safe Web shows as enabled. move the slider to disable the extension.

  5. Restart Mozilla Firefox.

Turn off or turn on Norton Safe Web from Extensions page in Safari

  1. Start Safari.

  2. On the Safari menu, click Safari, and then click Preferences.

  3. Click Extensions.

  4. On the left pane, if Norton Safe Search is enabled, uncheck the Enabled box.

    If Norton Safe Search is disabled, check the Enabled box.

Turn off or turn on Norton Safe Web from Extensions page in Microsoft Edge

  1. Start Microsoft Edge.

  2. On the top-right corner, click More and select Extensions.

  3. In the Extensions window, click Get extensions from the store.

  4. In the Store window, type Norton in the Search box.

  5. In the results, click Norton Safe Web and click Install.

  6. After the extension is installed, click Launch.

  7. In the You have a new extension pop-up window, click Turn it on.

    If you miss the pop-up window, on the top-right corner of Microsoft Edge, click More , and select Extensions.

  8. In the Norton Safe Web window, under Norton Safe Web, move the slider to On.

    To turn off the Norton Safe Web extension, move the slider to Off.

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DOCID: v45748162
Operating System: Windows
Last modified: 05/11/2020