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Old Jan 22, 2013, 09:13 AM   #1
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Aftermarket pop-up blockers?

The pop-up blocker in Safari 6.0.1 doesn't stop Netflix, Mac Keeper, or a number of other pop-ups. In fact, Safari's blocker has sucked for years.

Any recommendations on an extension or app that will take care of ALL pop-ups?
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Old Jan 22, 2013, 09:33 AM   #2
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Have you tried AdBlock? It's one of the main-page items in the Safari Extensions gallery. I've used it for years on Firefox and Chrome.
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Old Jan 22, 2013, 10:09 AM   #3
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I use the extensions Adblock and Ghostery works vey well.
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Old Jan 22, 2013, 02:51 PM   #4
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I run several ad-blockers. ClickToFlash, Safari AdBlock, GlimmerBlocker and JavaScript Blocker are just a few. I never see pop-ups and very rarely see ads.
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Old Jan 22, 2013, 08:40 PM   #5
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Have you tried AdBlock? It's one of the main-page items in the Safari Extensions gallery. I've used it for years on Firefox and Chrome.
I'll try them. Thanks, all.
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Old Jan 23, 2013, 10:08 AM   #6
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I've used AdBlock and never see the MacKeeper spam popups. It never ceases to amaze me that a supposedly reputable company keeps using this extremely unprofessional and intrusive scam advertising. I'd classify MacKeeper as a virus.
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