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    p3ezi(moto)'s Avatar
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    Dec 14, 2009
    Silver Spring, MD / Vallejo, Ca
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    Is there a app that blocks pop ups
    I was just wondering if there was a way to block all the useless ads that pop up out of nowhere

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    bobtomay's Avatar
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    Dec 22, 2006
    Texas, where else?
    15" MBP '06 2.33 C2D 4GB 10.7; 13" MBA '14 1.8 i7 8GB 10.11; 21" iMac '13 2.9 i5 8GB 10.11; 6S
    In Safari, try clicking on Safari in the menu, then put a check next to Block Pop-up Windows.
    I cannot be held responsible for the things that come out of my mouth.
    In the Windows world, most everything folks don't understand is called a virus.

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    Doug b's Avatar
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    Jun 22, 2008
    Forest Hills, NYC
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    And in Firefox there's Adblock Plus as well as a slightly different add on called NoScript. The latter you have to be a bit careful with as it can cut off things you may need to use. It's not dangerous, but you should read the FAQ,s before making any global changes with it.

    That said, they're both extremely useful. Firefox also has built in popup blocking and is configurable.


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