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Old 01-30-2017, 07:03 PM   #1
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There is some ad that is causing pop ups when viewing the forums from iPhone. It basically redirects the page, and creates a pop up that you can't close. You have to click OK (to accept) or close the browser window.
Swiping to go back just makes the redirect happen again.
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Old 01-30-2017, 07:21 PM   #2
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hmm, my iPhone 6 is not experiencing this. Using safari.

I never click any "ok" pop ups if they lock the screen. I'll shut the power off before I do that....lots of sneaky stuff can happen if you hit the "accept" button on an unknown pop up....
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This is happening on tons of IB owned sites. Using the mobile theme helps a little, but they'd rather get some extra ad revenue than filter out ads and the ad networks associated with them.
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Download an ad blocker of your choice!
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I had this happen so often that I'm now forced to use the subpar Garage Talk app if I want to access the forums without being redirected from the threads I want to see.

Tapatalk is miles beyond Garage Talk. But I don't really have a say in which app provides mobile access, so here we are.
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Also, admins, please stop the virus called "C7Jake" that keeps spamming every thread with pics of a stock Raptor.
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Also, admins, please stop the virus called "C7Jake" that keeps spamming every thread with pics of a stock Raptor.
LOL!

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Also, admins, please stop the virus called "C7Jake" that keeps spamming every thread with pics of a stock Raptor.
Hahaha that my friend was great!
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Old 01-31-2017, 07:30 AM   #9
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Download an ad blocker of your choice!
I have an adblocker at home - I wasn't even aware I could "add one" to my iphone. Maybe I should look into alternative web browsers - maybe some of them have one built in?
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I'm getting some type of congratulations you won BS. I have to back out of everything and start over, very frustrating.
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