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Olga Simon  Identity Verified
Hungary
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Aug 22, 2002

Thought it might be interesting:



http://www.pop-up-killer.net/



Olga.


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Elías Sauza  Identity Verified
Mexico
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This is the end of those annoying windows... Aug 22, 2002

Thanks very much. Everyone knows how much time we spend, no, waste closing those windows.



Elías Sauza


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Jack Doughty  Identity Verified
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Free Surfer Aug 22, 2002

I used Pop-Up Killer for a while, it was some help, but not enough. I am now using one called Free Surfer which I find much more efficient. Read more about it at:

http://www.kolumbus.fi/eero.muhonen/FS/Index.html


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Rick Henry  Identity Verified
United States
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Another alternative... Aug 22, 2002

I\'ve also used pop-up killer in the past, but have recently switched to mozilla (the browser) and now I no longer need it. Mozilla is great if you haven\'t tried it - in addition to no more pop-up windows, there\'s tabbed browsing. Once you start browsing this way, you\'ll wonder how you ever surfed before.



www.mozilla.org.



R.

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Peter Bagney  Identity Verified
Spain
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Careful with Pop Up killer Aug 22, 2002

I tried it out for a few days, but some applications (which use popup windows as part of their regular operation) then no longer work. I had to give up on it entirely.

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jccantrell  Identity Verified
United States
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And one MORE alternative Aug 22, 2002

Try opera. It has become my browser of choice and stops pop-ups BEFORE they get to you.



www.opera.com





It is free and runs just fine on my old Pentium II with Win95.


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allys  Identity Verified
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Agree with Jccantrell. Aug 23, 2002

Besides Opera is VERY stable, reliable and convenient. It’s an excellent browsing tool unlike IE.

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David Daduč
Czech Republic
Local time: 03:17
English to Czech
Proxomitron Aug 23, 2002

I have been using Proxomitron for some time and I love it. See http://home.arcor.de/six/

It doesn\'t just kill pop-up windows but also leaves blank squares where there are adverts (even on ProZ ), gives you more control over what info your browser sends to servers, etc.

Sounds miraculous but really works.

David Daduc


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Ildiko Santana  Identity Verified
United States
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and another alternative: Beonex Aug 27, 2002

Similar to Mozilla --actually, based on it--, no pop-ups, high security, strict with cookies. And only crashed *once* in several months (unlike IE or NN)!

www.beonex.org


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