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User currently offlineSleekjet From United States of America, joined Jul 2001, 2054 posts, RR: 20
Posted (11 years 7 months 6 hours ago) and read 1620 times:

Anyone tried "stopZilla"? Or, better yet, is there a free one that works well? I have a Yahoo blocker that seems to ignore about half of the pop-ups.

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User currently offlinePPGMD From United States of America, joined Sep 2001, 2453 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (11 years 7 months 6 hours ago) and read 1614 times:

The SP2 one works pretty well. But I mainly use the google toolbar which stops most of the pop ups. Probably the best is to switch to MyIE2 (IE based tabbed browser, so there is hardly any switch over issues), which not only has a pop-up blocker, but an ad blocker.

At worst, you screw up and die.
User currently offlineSrbmod From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 2, posted (11 years 7 months 5 hours ago) and read 1599 times:

One comes standard through my ISP's toolbar, plus Mozilla Firefox does a bang up job in blocking them as well.

User currently offlineQ330 From Australia, joined Dec 2003, 1460 posts, RR: 19
Reply 3, posted (11 years 7 months 5 hours ago) and read 1595 times:

I use the Google toolbar which works well and has the added feature of providing a convenient way to do Google searches.


Long live the A330!
User currently offlineAndz From South Africa, joined Feb 2004, 8594 posts, RR: 9
Reply 4, posted (11 years 7 months 4 hours ago) and read 1594 times:
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I use the Google toolbar one too and it blocks them all, you can allow pop ups on selected sites (like here for the check-in).

After Monday and Tuesday even the calendar says WTF...
User currently offlineORDflyer From United States of America, joined Aug 2004, 511 posts, RR: 0
Reply 5, posted (11 years 7 months 4 hours ago) and read 1588 times:

I currently use the free version of Panicware PopUpStopper which works well, but I'm now considering getting the google toolbar after the positive reviews above.

User currently offlineLBA From United Kingdom, joined Nov 2000, 494 posts, RR: 0
Reply 6, posted (11 years 6 months 4 weeks 1 day 19 hours ago) and read 1579 times:

Google does the job 99.9% of the time. Since installing it my machine has blocked 13624 pop ups!

User currently offlineL-188 From United States of America, joined Jul 1999, 30408 posts, RR: 57
Reply 7, posted (11 years 6 months 4 weeks 1 day 16 hours ago) and read 1575 times:

I took care of most of my popup isses by running Adaware. It isn't a pop blocker but it does remove the spyware that often generates them.

And since I put a firewall in I haven't had any problems.

User currently offlineA380 From Canada, joined Dec 2000, 658 posts, RR: 1
Reply 8, posted (11 years 6 months 4 weeks 1 day 4 hours ago) and read 1550 times:

The odometer on my Google toolbar reads 7455 blocked for now.
Some web sites generate an annoying number of popups.

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