How do I stop commercial pop-ups?

  K*B 09:01 15 Jan 2014
Locked

Hello friends. Of late, I get annoying pop-up commercials when I go online. My OS is Vista Home Basic. Can I stop this? How do I stop it if I can? Thanks.

  Procrastinus 09:04 15 Jan 2014

Use Firefox with Adblock Plus add-on.

  onthelimit1 09:38 15 Jan 2014

There are also free versions available for Chrome and IE.

  K*B 20:35 15 Jan 2014

Sorry, I forgot: I use IE9. I would appreciate a procedure for stopping these pop-ups. Thanks.

  wee eddie 21:55 15 Jan 2014

AdBlock for IE will do the trick

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Elsewhere on IDG sites

WPA2 hack: How secure is your Wi-Fi?

Add Depth Of Field to a photo using Tilt Shift Blur in Photoshop

iPhone tips & tricks

Les meilleures tablettes 2017