Pop-up problems

  shandykid 14:49 13 Sep 2003
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Hi - i'm sure this questions been asked a million times...but could someone please point me to software that will stop the pop-ups that appear as windows (grey boxes with messages like - would you like to stop these pop-ups etc) I just can't stop them and they're driving me mad! Please help. Thanks.

  Jester2K II 14:50 13 Sep 2003

Stop Windows Messenger Spam click here

One Click and it's stopped.

  WaiKent 15:29 13 Sep 2003

btw you can get firewalls that block popups and they're useful too. i have norton personal firewall and blocks popups and adverts.

  dipsy 23:05 13 Sep 2003

If you use Google a lot you could try the Google Toolbar. click here
It has a built in pop up stopper and is easy to use.

  Jester2K II 23:12 13 Sep 2003

But this is Windows Messenger Service popups - different type of pop up i don't think Google Bar can block and neither could my firewall!

  Stuartli 08:46 14 Sep 2003

Steve Gibson has a small utility on his website click here for this purpose but, at present, you can't download it for some reason.

  Jester2K II 09:27 14 Sep 2003

Stop Windows Messenger Spam is only a few Kb and IS available to download at present, and its free too.

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