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Baal
10-05-2010, 08:00 AM
Okay. I dig this place and understand that it costs money to keep it going. Don't mind the banner ads or outside links; have even checked a few out. BUT-the pop ups (long rectangle top-to-bottom) that pop up and get in the way of the first post in a thread are a real PITA. You can't even click on a close button to get rid of them. (The one that just set me off was a Ford ad.) Anything we can do to get rid of these or at least work around them so they don't interfere with reading forum content? Thanks!

onelogue
10-05-2010, 08:24 AM
Yes they are very annoying!

BadDad320
10-05-2010, 08:38 AM
Annoying X2 on blocking out text with no way to close or move advertisement ....

freak2180
10-05-2010, 09:36 AM
The only time I have notice anything being blocked is when a pic is attached and the person posting it dosent hit the enter button before linking the pic.

upthemaiden
10-05-2010, 11:30 AM
Yeah I haven't noticed too many popups. Maybe if you hit Refresh it'll reload the page without it there? Those long pictures on the right side of the screen are super annoying when I try to browse the forum on my phone. Every new page I open I have to scroll down down down down a little at a time until I get past both long pictures before any of the text starts. That's not actually a problem with the forum though, just a random gripe while we're on the subject.

xxspudxx
10-05-2010, 12:16 PM
Popups? Ads?

Have not seen those in years.....

dave_xb12r
10-05-2010, 12:19 PM
I shouldn't post how to block the thing that brings in money. But if you would like to know how to get rid of these ads, PM me.

reebis
10-05-2010, 12:55 PM
use chrome