flashing ads

  mrs room top 07:04 19 May 11

rencently purchased Acer computer. All working fine until a couple of days ago. When my homepage came on (MSN) ads started flashing in top right hand corner, very anoying, would not stop. I found that if I go to tools, then safety, then Active x filtering the ads stop flashing, why has this suddenly started happening. Can anyone help?

  spuds 08:53 19 May 11

If you have resolved the problem, then I wouldn't worry about it.

What browser and O/S are you using?.

Might pay to run a malware - security program check, and see if that picks anything up!.

  mrs room top 14:14 19 May 11

am using windows 7, msn. I did a full scan and this does not help. I use norton security. It has only recently started doing this.

  mrs room top 15:34 19 May 11

I have now sorted this problem out, thankyou

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