pop ups on firefox

  leeknight67 18:08 18 Jan 2006


i am running firefox for the internet and all of a sudden i have all these pop ups cming at me like there is no tommorow. it never used to do this. i ave run microsoft anti spy ware and lavasoft adaware to noavail any ideas?



  VoG II 18:23 18 Jan 2006

Are these Messenger Service pop-ups? click here

  leeknight67 18:26 18 Jan 2006


  Belatucadrus 18:28 18 Jan 2006

First check that the popup blocker in Firefox is on,
Tools / Options / Content tick the box next to "Block Popup Windows".

It's also possible that they are Messenger popups and not browser popups, so it could be worth using Shoot the messenger click here.

  Stuartli 18:28 18 Jan 2006

From Tools>Options>Content tab, has Block Popups been disabled?

  Stuartli 18:30 18 Jan 2006

Great minds thing alike...:-)

By the way, Firefox doesn't block EVERY popup - just about 98 per cent of them.

  leeknight67 13:03 21 Jan 2006

these pop ups are not related to the web sites. when i go on a hsbc i still get them. when i go onto any web site and even when i have not got any windows open they still pop up

  rômanab 14:51 21 Jan 2006

You would probably be best posting a HijackThis log click here on a spyware removal forum such as click here

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