intermittent pop ups with chrome browser- new one to me

  SANAP 21 Aug 13

I have noticed recently that I will click on a page and instead of going to that link a window opens for an ad. I have adblocker etc but to no avail. he sites can be, your pc needs a check, dating and so on. One of them is a money making site and pops up most frequently

help, its xp pro os.


  woodchip 21 Aug 13

Try using the Hosts file

click here

  Woolwell 21 Aug 13

Try Jock1e's suggestion as you may have malware on your system.

  SANAP 21 Aug 13

i tried malaware and it found 81 items but how do i know they are safe to delete?

  SANAP 15 Sep 13

an update, the easiest way to cure this problem was to uninstall and re-install chrome, no problems since.


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