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Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by turtleturd, Jul 10, 2007.

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  1. turtleturd

    turtleturd Thread Starter

    Sep 25, 2006
    Hello Everyone. I recently been getting pop ups on internet explorer and mozilla. Usually in windows explorer its 40 pop ups at once. I did a virus check and found nothing and scanned with ad aware and found nothing. Is there anything else I can use to stop this from happening? Thanks For all your help.
  2. Jack Hackett

    Jack Hackett

    Nov 19, 2006
    You havent given much info to go on, however a few things come to mind

    Do you have all the latest service packs and security updates for your OS installed?

    Install a popup blocker

    Disable the Windows Messenger Service

    Install SpywareBlaster

    Use the HOSTS file to block all manner of unwanted stuff

    Run a scan with CWShredder

    Install and scan with SuperAntispyware
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