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Old Jan 16, 2009, 11:13 AM   #1
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Lots of Pop up Ads on Safari - How to get rid of them

Hi guys,

Lately I have been having a lot of Pop-up ads on Safari. Its realy annoying, I have tried using pop-up blocker and it does not help. I have reset safari and that failed too.

Can you suggest ho wto get rid of these pop-ups.
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Old Jan 16, 2009, 11:32 AM   #2
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Have you ticked "Block pop-up windows"? I find this stops 99.9% of 'em
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Old Jan 16, 2009, 11:33 AM   #3
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I have tried using pop-up blocker and it does not help.
I just don't believe you. "Block Pop-up Windows" works for virtually everything out there.
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Old Jan 16, 2009, 11:36 AM   #4
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See if you have this: http://www.macworld.com/article/6082...ojanhorse.html
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Old Jan 31, 2009, 08:45 PM   #5
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Pop-ups how to get rid

I have been getting pop-up including this site and it is the same ones (always). what do I need to do to clean this off my computer it is annoying - I have a macbook with the latest OS. I have tried removing cookies. there is something saved somewhere on this computer and I don't know where to look. Please any suggestions or a process to troubleshoot this annoying situation. thanks
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Old Jan 31, 2009, 08:50 PM   #6
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