Re: Pop up.

From: Paul Lynch (
Date: 06/07/03

Date: 7 Jun 2003 06:27:29 -0700

Try this :

Messenger Service Window That Contains an Internet Advertisement Appears


"Phil R." <> wrote in message news:<0da901c32c42$52fd6df0$a601280a@phx.gbl>...
> I am running XP pro and have Norton Internet security with
> personal firewall enabled.
> Often I will get a pop up on my desktop usually touting
> gambleing or "free" degree and even offers to turn off
> these types of intrusions. I simply close the file. Since
> my aol in not usually running I am guessing they are
> coming thru my live qwest cable but I don't know why
> Norton isn't picking it up.
> Also, I just downloaded lavasoft ad-aware and got rid of a
> bunch of gator files but it didn't help my annoying pop up
> situation.
> Thanks for any help.
> Phil