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Offline kcraig514

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Pop ups driving me crazy!
« on: March 05, 2014, 02:58:14 AM »
About a month ago, I started getting pop ups.  Avast user interface says all shields are active and Avast is up to date. One small pop up says "arcadefrontier advertisement" at the bottom. The full screen one comes up with something like; "srvt..." Any help would be appreciated.

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Re: Pop ups driving me crazy!
« Reply #1 on: March 05, 2014, 03:06:17 AM »
Are they advertisments or is it one of the sheilds blocking something located at a certain place?
« Last Edit: March 05, 2014, 06:48:03 AM by Cast »
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Re: Pop ups driving me crazy!
« Reply #2 on: March 05, 2014, 03:08:16 AM »
About a month ago, I started getting pop ups.  Avast user interface says all shields are active and Avast is up to date. One small pop up says "arcadefrontier advertisement" at the bottom. The full screen one comes up with something like; "srvt..." Any help would be appreciated.

A screenshot would help.
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Re: Pop ups driving me crazy!
« Reply #3 on: March 05, 2014, 05:52:43 PM »
And what browser are you using?

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Re: Pop ups driving me crazy!
« Reply #4 on: March 05, 2014, 06:19:50 PM »
That is the  " arcade frontier virus"  actually a nuisance "PUP"

Running ADW Cleaner , then Malwarebytes  removes it .
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Re: Pop ups driving me crazy!
« Reply #5 on: March 05, 2014, 06:27:35 PM »
That is the  " arcade frontier virus"  actually a nuisance "PUP"

Running ADW Cleaner , then Malwarebytes  removes it .

Yes, more here: https://www.google.com/#q=arcadefrontier+removal
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