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Search for: ?

  1. Oct 15, 2005 #1

    JamesU

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    search for: ???

    okay, so in som posts, I'm seeing some words that are double underlines, and when I mouse over them, there's a little hover window and my window status says SEARCH FOR: (whatever was underlined)

    what is this?
     
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  3. Oct 15, 2005 #2

    Evo

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    Sounds like you've downloaded adware onto your computer. Do you have an adware blocker/remover? My ISP gives their users Spy Sweeper for free. I think it's really good.

    You can download a free trial (which I suggest if you don't have something).

    http://www.download.com/Webroot-Spy-Sweeper/3000-8022_4-10192729.html

    Here is the main website to download from.

    http://www.webroot.com/consumer?rc=266&ac=653&wt.srch=1&wt.mc_id=653
     
  4. Oct 15, 2005 #3
    Gotta stop surfing those porn sites in IE yomamma!!!!
     
  5. Oct 16, 2005 #4
    yea, use firefox for that.
     
  6. Oct 16, 2005 #5

    JamesU

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    :rolleyes:

    my brother totally messed up my laptop (wherever he went) caused my popup blobker to break down, and whatever sites they were, I got a ton of spyware. The popups downloaded more spyware, and I ended up having to re install windoes
     
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