pop ups that wont go

  teknikz 20:59 30 Sep 2004
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friend is getting porn pop ups even tho she is virus free....has deleted cookies and temp files but still no use. S&D freezes up and ad aware doesnt stop it. any other offers?

  Noelg23 21:01 30 Sep 2004

have you got SP2? check to see if anything is stored on the hard drive...also check Add/Remove Programs...also the program menus...anything...just check all over...if those are not working then perhaps system restore...but then again I dont think that will stop them either...see if you can get some sort of Pop Up blocker...

  VoG II 21:02 30 Sep 2004

Are these Messenger Service pop-ups click here

  Night Ryder 21:06 30 Sep 2004

I have all the popup blockers you have but still had the problem you are experiencing. The thing that finally stopped them was (believe it or not), was the Google task bar. I downloaded and installed the google taskbar which comes with a popup blocker and this stopped them once and for all.

  Dan the Confused 21:08 30 Sep 2004

Try running Spybot and Adaware in safe mode (keep tapping F8 key before Windows loads and select from menu that appears).

You could also try eScan in safe mode click here

  teknikz 21:08 30 Sep 2004

nothin installed onto pc......and theyre not windows messenger service pop ups.....any other ideas?

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