blocking flashplayer pop ups

  Bargee 17:00 PM 26 Aug 11
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Hiya,

When surfing on some sites, I get a "you're a winner!" type of pop up window which when I right click on, I get a series of flash player options.

How can I block these?

I run XP Home with Firefox & IE available to me. I already use Adblock Plus in Firefox but this can't deal with it.

Any ideas?

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 17:02 PM 26 Aug 11

Noscript for FF found to be much better than Adblock

  Bargee 19:50 PM 26 Aug 11

Cheers Fruitbat, nice to hear from you again.

Yes, I know about NoScript & I've used it in the past but got fed up with it constantly popping up & not disappearing when I actioned its warning. Guess I'll have to try again & resolve the issues I had with it by studying its options & settings a bit more carefully.

Thanks mate.

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