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« Reply #70 on: April 20, 2009 09:54:59 PM »

This happened to me not to long ago. Not on Craftster, but another website. I normally use Firefox but used IE this particular time. I accidentally clicked a car ad and was bombarded with 63 pop ups (yes, I counted as I tried to close them). Had to restart to get rid of the problem. This was back when my IE was really buggy though, so I did virus and malware scans and got rid of some problems. I haven't had it happen since, but I don't really use IE that often.
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« Reply #71 on: April 21, 2009 04:02:21 PM »

This just happen to me about 5 minutes ago.
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« Reply #72 on: April 24, 2009 06:57:17 PM »

I've had this happen a lot more in the last 2 days. As soon as I see it I hit control alt delete and hit end and it takes a few minutes but closes them all down.
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« Reply #73 on: April 24, 2009 06:58:16 PM »

We haven't been able to resolve this issue.  For best performance, make sure you let windows fully load before closing them.  This seems to cause the issue more often than not.
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« Reply #74 on: May 05, 2009 10:38:43 AM »

twice today I had FireFox tell me it was blocking a popup.  I've NEVER had that on this site...EVER!  today was the first day ever!  is anyone else having this happen?
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« Reply #75 on: May 05, 2009 10:50:04 AM »

There is a survey that pops up sometimes, but that's all I get (unless it's this crazy error issue).
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« Reply #76 on: May 05, 2009 01:32:21 PM »

I don't know what it is, I just know it's happening.  it's just so weird that it started doing it today.  and it hasn't happened since.
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