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Old December 20, 2013, 08:59 PM   #1
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get rid of the BS ads that take over my screen and computer

or give me the option to go around.

These ads SUCK

I have no issue with trying to make a profit, but when they prevent me from accessing sections and threads, I will be gone and those ads will reach one less it right or this site will be very silent
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Old December 20, 2013, 09:18 PM   #2
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What ads are you talking about? What are they vending?

There is only one ad on TFL, and that is a static ad for SWAT magazine.

If you are seeing any other ads, then you have something on your computer, because they are not being pushed by TFL.
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Old December 20, 2013, 09:50 PM   #3
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Sounds like you have bigger issues than this forum. There are really no ads if you're seeing them, it may be time to clean the viruses out of your computer.
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Old December 20, 2013, 10:19 PM   #4
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Big D -- You have a virus. Bummer
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Old December 21, 2013, 12:39 AM   #5
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Big D, my friend, your problems aren't TFL related.
Perhaps your computer's spring cleaning should come early.
Does your browser have a "block pop-ups" option?
Good Luck.
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Old December 21, 2013, 05:09 AM   #6
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run a complete virus scan and also delete the cookies
spybot search and destroy is a good one, as well as Norton's. I am totally pleased with Norton 360
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Old December 21, 2013, 08:18 AM   #7
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Now that we've established the problem isn't TFL, it's safe to close this.
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