Windows 8 and 8.1 Forums

Tasteless In Your Face Ads

  1. #1

    Posts : 132
    Windows 8.1 Pro WMC

    Tasteless In Your Face Ads

    I've had as my home page for as long as I can remember. Today I have finally had enough of their tasteless social ads. Maybe it would not be too bad if there were one ad offering to meet men or meet women on my home page but when it is at the top, side and bottom, it is too much. Good riddance!

    MSN is not the only money grubbing guilty website, where is this good ads blocker I keep hearing about?

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  2. #2

    Posts : 2,690
    Windows 3.1 > Windows 10

    these ads do me appear on my

    although these are targeted ads based on browser history and browser search..

    not saying you but somebody.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  3. #3

    Trying to Sith things out
    Bamberg Germany
    Posts : 2,288
    Windows 10 Pro 64 bit

    in IE click the gear icon go to manage add-ons to tracking protection and get a tracking list online. I recommend easy list and stop google tracking. You can also go here to set your settings in your Microsoft account for personalized ads and privacy and much more.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  4. #4

    Posts : 375
    Win 8.1 64bit

    I have success in using the above and EasyPrivacy as described by Cliff.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

Tasteless In Your Face Ads
Related Threads
Frequently face BSOD unexpectedly in BSOD Crashes and Debugging
Dear Pro friends, Recently my laptop face BSOD unexpectedly. some time after several working hour, or just after windows start up. i checked my mobo temperature and checked my local drives with windows check disk. but it still go bsod. I frequently connect my computer to my TV with hdmi cable and...
Face recognition login for widow 8 in User Accounts and Family Safety
I have heard of face recognition login where the webcam in the laptop is used to recognise the face of the user and if it matched the window is logged on ( though there is also option of login by password) . Please tell me how to activate and use this in window 8 . Thnaks and regards.
Read more at: Developers face Windows 8 conundrum | ZDNet
Read more at this website. :bounce:
Eight Forums Android App Eight Forums IOS App Follow us on Facebook