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Title: Pop up adverts
Post by: turkeyfoot on June 04, 2020, 11:35:39 AM
Hi

Is anybody else getting Greek related adverts when using the forum on I Phones?

Not a problem on Edge

Thanks

Geoff
Title: Re: Pop up adverts
Post by: Jo Wissett on June 04, 2020, 12:21:52 PM
Yes all the time very annoying
Title: Re: Pop up adverts
Post by: turkeyfoot on June 04, 2020, 12:45:56 PM
hi

Will have to see if you can download AdBlock for I Phones. I use it on my laptop

Geoff
Title: Re: Pop up adverts
Post by: dimitris on June 04, 2020, 01:16:16 PM
Hi,The forum does not use popup ads.
only google ads for text or images.
the pop up adverts probably come together with some ap  used by your phone.
Title: Re: Pop up adverts
Post by: turkeyfoot on June 04, 2020, 01:37:08 PM
Hi Demitris
Thanks
It has only recently started.
I only got the adverts on the forum website. No others.
Have now downloaded AdBlock and that seems to have solved the issue.
Geoff
Title: Re: Pop up adverts
Post by: M n M on June 04, 2020, 05:33:47 PM
I had too many on my phone until I stopped Chrome and just used google but then my phone is a Chinese Huawei or could it be a northern greeting. Sorry for that . I still have a better phone without all the junk with chrome. Hope it helps.
Title: Re: Pop up adverts
Post by: dimitris on June 04, 2020, 06:31:24 PM
Hi Demitris
Thanks
It has only recently started.
I only got the adverts on the forum website. No others.
Have now downloaded AdBlock and that seems to have solved the issue.
Geoff

Geof I;m tying to solve this mystery...
can any one provide a snapshot of their phone with a popupadd?
here is what I found so far.https://support.google.com/adsense/thread/2108990?hl=en (https://support.google.com/adsense/thread/2108990?hl=en)

Title: Re: Pop up adverts
Post by: turkeyfoot on June 04, 2020, 06:36:12 PM
Hi
Perhaps you can Jo as I have now stopped the pop ups.
Strange that when viewing on my laptop there were no pop up adverts.
Donít think you can do a screen shot on I phones though
Geoff
Title: Re: Pop up adverts
Post by: turkeyfoot on June 04, 2020, 10:43:54 PM
Hi
Perhaps you can Jo as I have now stopped the pop ups.
Strange that when viewing on my laptop there were no pop up adverts.
Donít think you can do a screen shot on I phones though
Geoff

Hi Jo
Just remembered you can do a screen shot on an I Phone so can you  could send one to Demitris?
If not I will delete my AdBlock and send one
Geoff
Title: Re: Pop up adverts
Post by: ger on June 05, 2020, 09:56:44 PM
Get them all the time, really annoying!!
Title: Re: Pop up adverts
Post by: dimitris on June 05, 2020, 10:16:08 PM
Get them all the time, really annoying!!
Wow Ger that looks horrible.
It is strange as it does not happen to me and it is only on Mobile phones?

I reported it to Google and I'm waiting for their response.
If anyone alse is having an issue then please let me know.
Title: Re: Pop up adverts
Post by: dimitris on June 05, 2020, 10:54:11 PM
Well I think I managed to fix this.
google is trying to encourage people to do more and more adverts so after my support question I was able to block those  mobile pop-up  adverts.Please let me know if you see them again,xxxx

 
Title: Re: Pop up adverts
Post by: turkeyfoot on June 05, 2020, 11:04:33 PM
Hi
Thanks Dimitris.

I dont like running unecessary apps so I will now delete AdBlock on my phone. Still keep it on my lap top though.
For general info though AdBlock is free and very affective. Some sites dont like it but you can pause it for indivdual sites as required

Geoff
Title: Re: Pop up adverts
Post by: soniaP on June 07, 2020, 05:16:03 PM
Thanks Dimitris as I was also getting them.
Title: Re: Pop up adverts
Post by: soniaP on June 07, 2020, 05:18:01 PM
Spoke too soon. I am still getting them. Google ads.
Title: Re: Pop up adverts
Post by: Eggy on June 07, 2020, 06:50:11 PM
I had a pop up , earlier , but I think it's a age thing!!
Negg
Title: Re: Pop up adverts
Post by: turkeyfoot on June 07, 2020, 07:30:13 PM
Hi Eggy
You should be so lucky lol
Geoff
Title: Re: Pop up adverts
Post by: dimitris on June 07, 2020, 08:08:50 PM
Spoke too soon. I am still getting them. Google ads.
Hi Sonia,
Google ads were not the problem I was trying to fix. it was the annoying popup adverts running on mobile devices.
Please let us know if you notice them .Cheers,
Title: Re: Pop up adverts
Post by: soniaP on June 07, 2020, 08:20:03 PM
Oh ok. Will do. Thanks