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    Can this pop up be gotten rid of!! :angryfire

    Its as annoying as hell and Ive already registered-
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    About 11:11

    Joined: Nov '04; Posts: 210; Likes: 4
    Infantryman OIF, RN, EMT-B
    Specialty: SICU-MICU,Radiology,ER

    11 Comments

  3. by   TLC RN
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  4. by   11:11
    I believe they are...

    This just started happening to night w/no change to my PC by me..

    It wont even let me sign in grrrrrrrr-
  5. by   cjkes78
    My cookies are enabled and I visit the forums here frequently. I don't like to be logged in unless I am posting a message and then I log right back out. I don't know why, I just don't like to be logged in on websites all the time, LOL.

    Anyway, that little box is very annoying because when I am not logged in, every time I change forums or click on a message the box pops back up and stays there a few seconds.

    The only way around that box I found is to stay logged in while reading the forums.
  6. by   Tweety
    I never get that pop up. But I can't tell you how to get rid of it. It's probably more the settings in your computer than something the website is responsible for.

    Don't sweat the small stuff.
  7. by   Marie_LPN, RN
    I stay signed in all the time, i don't get that pop-up window.

    (Of course, a pop-up-blocker would kill that window if it ever decided to pop up)
  8. by   TiffyRN
    Since no one else has suggested it I will. We have a pop-up blocker that works pretty well, but I don't usually need it because I use an alternative browser.

    Mozilla Firefox allows me to navigate this website more quickly than Microsoft Internet Explorer. I use it most of the time. Sometimes I can't get something on a website to work then I will use Microsoft's IE. Firefox has some limitations but generally speeds my browsing. I'm not a rep or anything, just enjoy using it.

    I had the same problem with pop-up and like you it seemed to just appear all of a sudden. I don't know why it went away either. . .
  9. by   ratchit
    I just posted a thread in the "About the Forum" (or something like that) section.

    The window must be new- I haven't changed my settings. My computer allows "for this session only" cookies and has for months- I just started getting this window.

    I have a popup stopper and TWO firewalls and haven't touched the settings since long before the window started showing up.

    I would also like it to go away- it has to be the most annoying popup I've ever seen- it moves around your screen so you can't scroll around it, you can't close it, and it shows up again whenever you change threads- unless you sign in.
  10. by   cannoli
    I'm getting it too, very annoying.
  11. by   z's playa
    Yeaah! I was wondering about that.

    Happened on all 4 computers today all over campus and at home.

    It was feeking me out.
  12. by   meownsmile
    I got that box too, i logged back in and havent gotten it again.
  13. by   rngreenhorn
    I have Norton internet protection with: ad blocking, personal firewall, anti-spam, virus protection and parental control. I never get pop-ups, spam etc. I probably paid too much for it. I might have been able to get all that stuff free... but, hey I'm happy with it.

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