Disable Work Offline - Internet Browser

If you're having trouble connecting to the Internet on your computer/PC when using an Internet Browser, this might help.

Note Notes:

  • Work Offline settings displayed may vary depending upon Internet Browser Version in use.
  • Internet Explorer 11 does not support Work Offline mode.
  • Microsoft Edge does not support Work Offline mode.
  • This Google Chrome option may not be available for all Windows Platforms.


Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer.
  2. From the top menu, click File.
    Note If the top menu is unavailable, press Alt to display.
  3. Ensure Work Offline is not enabled (checked).
    Note This option is not available with Internet Explorer version 11 or greater.
  4. If enabled, click Work Offline to disable.


Google Chrome

  1. Open a Chrome browser session.
  2. In the URL Address bar, enter chrome://flags/.
  3. Scroll down to "Show Saved Copy Button" and from the dropdown click Disable.
  4. Click RELAUNCH NOW.


Mozilla Firefox

  1. Open a Firefox browser session.
  2. Click the Menu icon Tools icon (located in the upper-right).
  3. Click Web Developer.
  4. Scroll down to Work offline and click to check. Click again to uncheck.