TIP: How can you open up your internet browser with add-ons disabled?

It is possible to open up a temporary session of the most recent browsers with add-ons disabled. This can be useful as certain add-ons prevent PC banking from working correctly.


How to open up a browser with add-ons disabled differs from browser to browser. Follow the specific instructions for your browser below and then go to https://www.bnpparibasfortis.be.



Internet Explorer

  • Version IE 6 & 7:
    Go to (Windows) Start > All programs > Accessories > System tools > Internet Explorer (No Add-ons).
  • As from version IE8:
    Start an InPrivate session (via Tools > Safety > InPrivate)

Google Chrome

  • Right-click with the mouse on Chrome's desktop/taskbar icon.
  • Select 'New incognito window'. 



  • Click at the top of the Firefox window on the Firefox button.
  • Go to the 'Help' menu.
  • Select 'Restart with Add-ons Disabled'.
    • Firefox will open up with the 'Firefox Safe Mode' dialog box.
    • As soon as the 'Firefox Safe Mode' window appears, press the 'Start in Safe Mode' button.


For more technical information, please refer to your browser's online documentation.