XP popups...any ideas?

  Fateful Shadow 17:27 16 May 2003
Locked

I have recently got an XP laptop and I was wondering whether anybody knew how to get rid of the annoying popups.

In more detail, they occur usually in the middle of the screen and tell you to visit a website, e.g. click here and then purchase software to eliminate the popups.

It says that you don't need to be connected to the internet for this to happen, but I think something maybe happening between Windows Messenger and Windows XP.

Any help would be greatly appretiated!

  VoG™ 17:29 16 May 2003

If you mean Messenger pop-ups click here

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Elsewhere on IDG sites

Best phone camera 2017

Stunning new film posters by Hattie Stewart, Joe Cruz & more

iPad Pro 10.5in (2017) review

28 astuces pour profiter au mieux de votre iPhone