searchmiracle.com popup

  notmeguv 12:56 06 Aug 2004
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xp pro. when im in internet explorer on some sites i get a popup from a site called search miracle.com, ive run ad-aware, and norton antivirus, but cant get rid of it. any ideas please? thanx.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 13:17 06 Aug 2004

Spybot S&D click here
Spywareblaster click here
a2 click here

  plsndrs3 13:31 06 Aug 2004

may also not be on your PC - hence why you can't find it. Do you use Microsft Messenger - if not is it disabled? This will help grc.com/stm/shootthemessenger.htm as some companies are now using this to advertise. Also ensure pop ups are disabled and use a pop-up blocker - best I've found is toolbar.google.com

As you get this with 'some sites' and not all, it could be script implanted into the host page.

HTH

Paul

  notmeguv 14:06 06 Aug 2004

non of these programs have helped, its still comes up on the same sites. i cant use my popup stopper cos since this miraclesearch has been coming, my toolbar dont startup any more and i tried reinstalling it but it still isnt there. one site that this popup comes everytime with is click here, i click the official button then it pops up, ive used this site for about a year and never had problems. it also pops up in the spybot link above everytime. any more suggestions or questions?

  notmeguv 14:10 06 Aug 2004

i often wonderd how to do that click here thingy.

  notmeguv 14:14 06 Aug 2004

ive also just noticed that something has put alot of files into my favorites button, things like casino & adult, Health & insurance and some others.

  plsndrs3 14:52 06 Aug 2004

A stand alone program which is not assigned to the taskbar

click here

Paul

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