un wanted Adds

  hubdean 19:00 28 Jul 2009

i have got adds poping up now and again.
any one know how to stop them.

  sunnystaines 19:14 28 Jul 2009

google toolbar has a pop up blocker

click here

click here

both free and work with 1e8

  rawprawn 19:17 28 Jul 2009

I couldn't stop all the pop ups in IE 8, I have switched to Firefox with Ad Block Plus no problems at all.

  hubdean 19:42 28 Jul 2009

will see if popup blocker works.

  birdface 23:26 28 Jul 2009

Any particular type of pop ups.Maybe run Malwarebytes free just to make sure that you have no Spyware on board.

  hubdean 17:15 29 Jul 2009

hi thanks for your help popup blocker did the trick,
have run avg Anti virus, (nothing found.)
Malwarebytes free, (took out 6 malware.)
Ad-Aware, (Nothing found)

Thanks for your help
Mick (hubdean)

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