Annoying pop-ups

  Garb 09:08 20 May 2005
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Keep getting these annoying ads popping up when I'm in IE. They tell me they are not connected with any pages I am surfing. Have run Ad aware with latest definitions and A squared to no avail. Also running pop-up killier. The only clue to the origin I have is when the window locked up and I got a screen message saying that the programme "Offer Agent" would be closing. Any ideas how to get rid of these annoyances?

  andrew-196854 09:13 20 May 2005

have you tried this click here

  Garb 10:24 20 May 2005

Sorry, forgot to mention I have also tried Spybot.

  phil.smith 12:33 20 May 2005

Have you tried 15 day trial click here

It worked for me

thanks to Bosmere for the link

phil

  2neat 13:08 20 May 2005

Try Firefox browser. I find after XP sp2 popups no longer problem!

  Belatucadrus 13:33 20 May 2005

Sounds like a messenger advert I suggest you use Shoot the messenger to stop them. click here .

  Garb 10:09 21 May 2005

Pop-up Sentry did the trick and got rid of "Offer Agent". Surprised ad-aware didn't find it. Will also keep "shoot the messenger" in my armoury.
Thanks to those who responded.

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