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All submitted content is subject to our Terms of Use. Find More Posts by user00265 12-20-03, 09:58 PM #9 Jeff321 Customer Since 2001 Join Date: Dec 2001 Location: IL, USA Posts: 1,880 Reputation: 14 Hmm yeah... And of course, opening other sites in a framed environment is a major nono so that's why all external links open in a new window. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Also..

Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. SHOW ME NOW CNET © CBS Interactive Inc.  /  All Rights Reserved. but Yes I suppose its not ALWAYS spyware or a service a developer signed up for. __________________ Flyin V Interactive FlyinV View Public Profile Visit FlyinV's homepage! This has stopped all my pop-ups and doesn't seem to have caused any problems - so far..... http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/420854/stubborn-pop-up-nightmare/

The first external link is right at the beginning of the news. Password Register Forgot Password? Thanks, Nico avih30th March 2003, 11:13if you'll use phoenix (0.5 build http://www.mozilla.org/projects/phoenix/, or regarded as stable 18-mar-2003 build http://ftp26moz.newaol.com/pub/phoenix/nightly/2003-03-18-08-trunk/phoenix-win32.zip) or mozilla (http://www.mozilla.org) you'd be able to open links in new tabs, i was playing the demo of pariah (btw it looks great) and when i return to my desktop 5 pop-ups are there.

Skoosh. or did powweb? Find More Posts by Croc Hunter 12-21-03, 01:05 AM #13 FlyinV Hey now! If you need a visable counter, seems like there would be a way to link the counter number to the log files from here...

Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed. see http://www.google-watch.org/bigbro.html Last edited by Rajd; 01 March 2004 at 06:11 PM. Track this discussion and email me when there are updates If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and i checked in windows explorer and sure enough it was never completely un-installed.

and then ie, which i have unistalled from my computer, (i'll get to it be patient) and all of a sudden pop-ups start apearing. Jeff321 View Public Profile Visit Jeff321's homepage! AHH!) *if you don't see it hit refresh and maybe the popup will show..* STEPz 12-20-03, 07:58 PM #2 tbonekkt Join Date: Dec 2002 Location: TX Posts: 12,382 Join Date: Sep 2002 Location: Australia Posts: 7,326 Reputation: 449 Try this one: http://help.powweb.com/info/counter.php __________________ Croc Hunter MSC : Croc Hunter View Public Profile Visit Croc Hunter's homepage!

Can anyone offer some good advice on solving this problem please? So, if you want to continue reading my news you may even have to type the url again which is a major pain in the ass. But have you ever had a pop-up ad appear on a favorite site that's never had them before? As a note for here, perhaps it would be advisable to put a sticky somewhere that PW DOES NOT put popups in...

if you think i do suggestions would be helpful.update: i just spent the last 2 minutes triing to stop this thing from triing to download anti-spyware (i had to close 10 Thread Tools 12-20-03, 07:57 PM #1 STEPz Guest Posts: n/a Pop-up Nightmare! Find More Posts by FlyinV « Previous Thread | Next Thread » Thread Tools Show Printable Version Posting Rules You may not post new threads You may not post replies You Also, if I press ctrl/alt/del I see several "programs" running that I never initiated.

Computer & Technology Related 9 02 September 2002 08:19 PM HTML Help - Popup windows IWatkins Computer & Technology Related 3 10 April 2002 11:58 AM « Previous Thread | Next so i decided to get rid of it manually but after a few seconds most of it re-appears, no matter how many times i do it. HELP! Can anyone advise?

my normal browser is firefox w/thunderbird as my e-mail, although i still have outlook express on my computer. Don't have url but I am sure someone will have it or it's on Google. to prevent posts like this one and mine that I did a week or so ago.

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i'm running xp home sp1 w/all the latest updates.i'm very fed up w/all the pop-ups. Maybe you have a form of spyware on your system, something that got installed without your permission. Before reading any further, check out the goods on Transponder at the Counterexploitation web site: http://www.cexx.org/vx2.htm.If you don't have time to read the entire piece, here's a summary. About CNET Privacy Policy Ad Choice Terms of Use Mobile User Agreement Help Center Board index Change font size Information The requested topic does not exist.

Find More Posts by FlyinV 12-21-03, 01:35 AM #14 user00265 Most Wanted Join Date: May 2002 Location: Hatillo, PR Posts: 899 Reputation: 24 Quote: Originally posted by FlyinV Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details. if you just want the counter for your own information, webstats will give you all the info you need... Transponder is an application known as a browser helper object or BHO for short.

Most sites I go to open external links in new windows. Or perhaps it did ask your permission, but presented itself in such an innocuous way so that you had no clue as to its purpose. The service they provide is invaluable, and well-worth a buck or two.

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There are NO EXCEPTIONS to this rule. The company has the audacity to claim that this is done "in order to save you the time and trouble of submitting such information to us yourself". It is a FREE counter and tracking software which works very well. I didn't download anything but somehow ended up with a truck load of pop ups and freeze ups!

Find More Posts by David Lock View iTrader Profile Related Topics Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post loads of popups - help mwp Computer & Technology Related 3 You can read about them here.X Register now to interact with over 11,000 members! Sorry for the rant but I am very tired of this type of thread over and over.