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#1 rosevelt

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Posted 14 June 2006 - 03:30 PM

hello all! hoping to learn more about my computer and how to prevent pop-ups

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#2 rigel

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Posted 14 June 2006 - 07:53 PM

Hi rosevelt,

Welcome to BleepingComputer!

This may be a great starting point for you: Simple steps to keep your computer secure!

Enjoy the forum and if you have any questions, please ask.

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Posted 15 June 2006 - 08:15 AM

Welcome to BC!
A very simple way to prevent pop-ups is to use the Firefox or the Opera browser, either of which does a very credible job of blocking all those intolerable interferences.
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#4 Darthy

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Posted 15 June 2006 - 07:47 PM

Hi and :thumbsup: to BC.
Regards,

Darthy
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Thanks John

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Posted 19 June 2006 - 02:22 PM

Hello rosevelt and a big warm welcome to BC :thumbsup:
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