free ? Laptop

  firebirdb 13:18 31 Dec 2006

Accidentally clicked on "Free laptop/I pod" ad on screen and filled in, my e-mail address.
Now keep getting unwanted drop-down adverts, during, my surfing activities, can anyone help ?

  Totally-braindead 13:34 31 Dec 2006

I'm sure you realise now that you shouldn't have done that.

Since its done now better try to sort it. Do you have any antispyware programs on your PC and have you tried running them? Have you also ran a full virus scan just in case?

  Technotiger 13:36 31 Dec 2006

Also run AdAware from

click here

  firebirdb 13:38 31 Dec 2006

have ran spybot, also, have The shield firewall, installed

  skidzy 14:26 31 Dec 2006

AVGAS click here
asquared click here

a couple more if it still wont go away.

  Bobnik 15:03 31 Dec 2006

Try CWShredder from trend miro. It will remove the coolwebsearch browser hijacker.

click here

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