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Pesky roll over popups


How do you turn those pesky little popups, the ones that are double underlined and when your pointer icon runs across it a popup appears, off? They are a pain in the butt!

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Try Firefox?


You could switch to Firefox and try out an ad blocking add-on. I use the Noscript add-on for security, but that is probably overkill for ad blocking.

Sure works though- I can use sites with so many ads it scares off most users (like tomshardware.com).

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Use a hosts file to block the rest of the ads and other unwanted websites here, Block Unwanted Parasites and Advertisements with a Hosts File.


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Thanks guys, I'll try those. I use both IE and Firefox.

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