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#1 sharpie

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Posted 11 December 2005 - 11:14 PM

does anyone know how to get rid of a tracking cookie??
thanks so much..
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Mod Edit: Closed font tag ~tg~

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Posted 11 December 2005 - 11:23 PM

If you're using IE, have you tried cleaning out your cookies?
Tools / Internet Options / General tab
Click Delete Cookies.
Click OK.

If that doesn't work, try using these basic security programs?
(They're all free.)
aČ free
ewido security suite
Ad-Aware
Spybot S&D

These 2, will help prevent spyware/malware from being installed in the first place:
Spywareblaster
SpywareGuard

Download them, update them, and then run them.
These programs, updated and used regularly, will do a lot to keep your computer clean of spyware, trojans, keyloggers, browser hijackers, etc...

When installing ewido security suite, under Additional Options uncheck:
Install background guard
Install scan via context menu

Important:
Please read this tutorial on Spybot S&D before using it. Spybot can do SERIOUS damage, if not used properly.

Other useful Tutorials:
Using Ad-Aware SE
Using SpywareBlaster
Using SpywareGuard
Using Ewido
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