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Old 18 September 2013, 00:54   #143

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Originally Posted by demolition View Post
Today some non-ads appeared on this site for me even when logged in and they are quite annoying.
They are non-ads in the way that it is a horizontal bar with only the text 'Ads not by this site' in it after every three posts. I have an Adblocker running so it might be replacing an ad with that text. What happened since they are now appearing? I despise ads which is why I donated money instead of having them shown.

Edit: Just tried disabling the adblocker and now I get ads for saving forests, food disasters, tornado relief etc..
Now way I display ads for members who don't want them !

Originally Posted by demolition View Post
I found out that it was actually caused by a browser addon in Firefox called A2ZLyrics, which I most definitely did not install. After removing it, the ads have disappeared again. Now the question is how it got into my browser (and my program files folder as well actually). The only software I've installed lately came from sourceforge and they're generally quite reputable in my mind..
Yep, browser or OS adware is the most usual reason.
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