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Website Wants To Run Add-on "todo" Keeps Popping Up

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#1 GMAN1995


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Posted 18 January 2007 - 09:33 PM

When I am in Internet Explorer and I go to check my e-mail. the following pops up behind a blue shield with a "?" inside: This website wants to run the following add-on: 'TODO: <File description>' from ' TODO <Company name> (unverified publisher)'. If you trust the website and the add-on and want to allow it to run, click x here...
What is this and how do I get it off? This does not happen when I go through Mozzila.

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#2 TMacK


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Posted 19 January 2007 - 12:40 AM

Hi GMAN1995 and Welcome to Bleeping Computer,

It's an IE activex add-on and you don't really have to add it.
To prevent it from popping-up all the time, go ahead and run it, then disabled it on IE/Manage Add-ons.

Since it's not recommended to add 'unverified' activex add-ons, quickly disable it or simply ignore it.

See under Help in IE...7 I'm assuming.
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