pop ups

  teknikz 11:10 15 May 2004

i have the giigle toolbar pop up blocker which is usually very good....ive also run ad-aware and deleted cookies and temp files....but these pop ups that started recently just wont go away....and they are so frequent.....what can i do to rid them?

  GANDALF <|:-)> 11:19 15 May 2004

start-control panel-administrative tools-services-messenger-and make sure it is disabled and stopped.


  teknikz 11:22 15 May 2004

theyre not from windows messenger....they are internet based pop ups

  VoG II 11:33 15 May 2004

Messenger service is different click here

  teknikz 12:12 15 May 2004

its not that type...its internet adverts.....but i cant get rid of them

  VoG II 12:15 15 May 2004

Try Ad-aware click here

  teknikz 12:18 15 May 2004

ive tried that....and cookie deletion and temp files deletion...nothin works tho

  VoG II 12:20 15 May 2004

Sorry, I should have spotted that. What about Spybot click here

  teknikz 13:12 15 May 2004

i ran spybot and it removed some stuff but im still gettin pop ups and my webpage changes to about:blank everytime its closed and re-opened

  VoG II 13:18 15 May 2004

Download and run HijackThis click here

Follow the instructions carefully.

Don't get it to fix anything, just generate a log and post it here or at one of the more specialist forums click here

More info click here

  curlylad 14:39 15 May 2004

I used to get similar problems and had spybot , ad-aware etc etc but they stopped when I got pop-up stopper free edition.Give it a go click here

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