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Discussion in 'Tech Tips and Reviews' started by Deke40, Jan 9, 2003.

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  1. Deke40

    Deke40 Thread Starter

    Jun 27, 2002
    This tip came about from the following post:


    I know there has been a lot of discussion about Alexa being spyware but I am now totally convinced it is not. So this is for people who want to use the 'Related" button on their toolbar.

    If you do an IE Repair, like I did, the Related button will bring up a German based Goggle window instead of the original Alexia one. To change it to the original go to this link:


    This may be only related to IE6 SP1, as this is what I am using. Post back if this is related to a lower version of IE.

    Thanks, if appropriate, go to Tony for helping me get my proverbial "Thinking Cap" on.
  2. brendandonhu


    Jul 8, 2002
    Alexa has some spyware, and some not spyware.
    If spybot s & d returns "Alexa Related" it is not spyware. Just Alexa is spyware.
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