Getting Started

Do I need to enable Javascript on channel4.com and if so, how do I do that?

Yes, you need Javascript enabled for 4oD.

To enable JavaScript in IE go to:

  • Tools, Internet Options in the menu bar of Internet Explorer.
  • Click on the Security tab - Make sure the Internet zone is highlighted
  • Click on Custom Level to bring up your Security Settings
  • Scroll down the list for the Active scripting option
  • Make sure that Enabled is selected
  • Click OK to close the Security Settings window
  • Click OK to close the Internet Options window

  • To enable JavaScript in Firefox (PC):

  • Open Firefox.
  • On the Tools menu, click Options.
  • Click on the Content icon.
  • Check the box next to Enable JavaScript.
  • Click the Advanced button to open the Advanced JavaScript Options box.
  • Check the boxes under Allow scripts to section that you want to allow.
  • Click OK

  • To enable JavaScript in Firefox (MAC):

  • Select Preferences from the Firefox menu.
  • In the pop-up window, click the Content icon.
  • Check the Enable JavaScript check box.
  • Close the window.

  • To enable JavaScript in Safari (MAC):

  • Select Preferences from the Safari menu.
  • Click Security.
  • Check Enable JavaScript.
  • Close the window.
  • Click Reload.

  • To enable JavaScript in Google Chrome (PC):

  • Right click Google Chrome's shortcut icon and choose Properties.
  • In the target field, append "-enable-java" at the end of execute path "C:\Documents and Settings\Administrator.XXXXXX\LocalSettings\ApplicationData\Google\Chrome\Application\chrome.exe" -enable-javascript Where XXXXXX is, this is the user or administrator. In most cases, this is your name.
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