stopping ads and pop ups

  pc mad 19:53 04 Oct 2005

hi could some one tell me the best way to stop ads and pop ups, thanks

  VoG II 19:57 04 Oct 2005

Ads - use a hosts file click here

Pop-ups - install a pop-up blocker. The one in the Google toolbar is good and it has other uses click here

Or use Firefox click here and install Adblock plugin click here

  MAJ 19:57 04 Oct 2005

Use a Hosts file, pc mad. click here

You could also install IE-SPYAD, read the page first. click here

  stalion 20:16 04 Oct 2005

if you have xp sp2 it has a built in pop up blocker in the security section under internet options

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