popup bombarding

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    Just one more wrong move. -KEN-'s Avatar
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    No popups, thank you Opera.

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    carry on JaWiB's Avatar
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    Almost zero popups, no popup blocker software...I don't see how you guys have so much trouble...
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    Hamster without a wheel iain's Avatar
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    AOL ??? !!!!! switch to aol? - over my rotting corpse!

    looking at that list if i block al connections to 127.0.0.0 - 127.255.255.255 should that stop a lot of the adverts?

    oh maes - rip iainpb forums - the forms will be back up soon
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    Originally posted by iain

    looking at that list if i block al connections to 127.0.0.0 - 127.255.255.255 should that stop a lot of the adverts?
    Only if the adverts are hosted locally.

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    Much older and wiser Fountain's Avatar
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    If you are that bothered, alter the registry. Sorted-NO more pop up windows.

    Mind you, you wont be able to use lots of sites. Ho hum.
    Such is life.

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