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Old 01-16-2017, 02:44 AM   #1
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i keep getting a Walmart gift card click that keeps taking over my rennlist and making me close it....

doesnt happen anywhere else .... is this a rennlist advertising piece or what's up?

anyone else.... a real pain in the ****!
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Old 01-16-2017, 02:54 AM   #2
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Ads, what are ads?
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Old 01-16-2017, 07:35 AM   #3
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i keep getting a Walmart gift card click that keeps taking over my rennlist and making me close it....

doesnt happen anywhere else .... is this a rennlist advertising piece or what's up?

anyone else.... a real pain in the ****!
thx
I get these too. Generally on the iPad. I don't see a way to stop them.
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Old 01-16-2017, 08:23 AM   #4
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I had to restart my iPad the other day. I couldn't close the window. I realize the fees here are small, but I would think something could be done by a savvy internet company to prevent this?
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Old 01-16-2017, 08:23 AM   #5
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I get these too. Generally on the iPad. I don't see a way to stop them.
Are you kidding me.

Use an adblocker.

You should be using one anyways.
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Old 01-16-2017, 09:29 AM   #6
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I get this ad every once in a while too on my iPhone. Rennlist is run by internet brands - their goal is purely to optimize Rennlist to generate them the most ad revenue, even if it means annoying pop up ads for Walmart gift card scam.
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Are you kidding me.

Use an adblocker.

You should be using one anyways.
Could you recommend one that is easy to use and "safe"?
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Old 01-16-2017, 09:35 AM   #8
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adblocker plus works for my PC no ads or pop ups
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Old 01-16-2017, 10:05 AM   #9
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+1 - Adblocker Plus.
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Old 01-16-2017, 10:24 AM   #10
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Thanks. Works on Macs?
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Old 01-16-2017, 10:36 AM   #12
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Another one that I find to work very well is Adguard. Its easy to install and also works great with "Safari".
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If you join Rennlist for a nominal fee, there are no ads. (I'm writing this from my iPhone so I can't see your user info, but I'm assuming you're a non-member). If I open Rennlist from a computer where I'm not automatically logged in I'm always surprised by the number of ads.
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I've been using uBlock Origin for a while now. I walked away from Adblock when I learned that companies could pay to get past it.

https://chrome.google.com/webstore/d...jbkeiagm?hl=en
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If you join Rennlist for a nominal fee, there are no ads. (I'm writing this from my iPhone so I can't see your user info, but I'm assuming you're a non-member). If I open Rennlist from a computer where I'm not automatically logged in I'm always surprised by the number of ads.
This thread is in OT which is for paying members only. I have ads displayed if my blocker isn't turned on.
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