View Full Version : pop up ads

05-26-2003, 08:37 PM
I keep getting popup ads from "Adult Love Line: Erotic adult personals." The question is, are these popups coming from this site, or do I have some sort of spyware bothering me with annoying ads?

Zach L.
05-26-2003, 08:43 PM
My guess is that someone thinks programmers don't have enough of a life to get a real date. ;)

05-26-2003, 09:00 PM
I think they adjust those ads according to the sites you visit. :D

I dont get any with Opera, so I wouldnt know.

05-26-2003, 09:05 PM
Run ad-aware.

Download Opera... the pop-up block option makes it worth the other stupid $$$$ it does.

05-27-2003, 02:17 AM
Mozilla has the a pop-up blocker, too, and it's free at http://mozilla.org

If you want to check for spyware, search for "spybot search & destroy". It'll remove spyware for you.

05-28-2003, 04:50 PM
I use Popup-Stopper Pro. It generally gets the job done, at other times few popups do occur, but it ridds at least 90% of them.

05-28-2003, 04:54 PM
i turn mine off when i come here, support the site ya'll : )