Resolved App Store pontaneously opens and takes me to candy crush saga

edhchoe

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Original poster
Oct 28, 2011
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iPhone 5.
The App Store opens spontaneously and it takes me to candy crush download page while browsing websites.
 

Darth.Titan

macrumors 68030
Oct 31, 2007
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Austin, TX
That happens because the site you're on has a popup ad that redirects you to the App Store. I see it most often with Candy Crush, but have seen it with other silly little games as well.

I will never play Candy Crush because of this, and any other app that uses these redirect ads goes on my blacklist as well.
 
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