XP popups...any ideas?

  Fateful Shadow 17:27 16 May 03

I have recently got an XP laptop and I was wondering whether anybody knew how to get rid of the annoying popups.

In more detail, they occur usually in the middle of the screen and tell you to visit a website, e.g. click here and then purchase software to eliminate the popups.

It says that you don't need to be connected to the internet for this to happen, but I think something maybe happening between Windows Messenger and Windows XP.

Any help would be greatly appretiated!

  VoG™ 17:29 16 May 03

If you mean Messenger pop-ups click here

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