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Worse than spam??(4 posts)

Worse than spam??newridr
Aug 17, 2003 7:51 PM
Anyone else being bombarded by the IM's from EndAds.com or any of the other "services" that promise to block annoying im's exactly like the ones they're sending out?? I left my computer for a few hours and came back to 23 of them on my screen. EndAds is definitely the worst culpret. Ten of the im's were from them.

I wish these people would crawl back under the rock that they oozed out from.
re: Worse than spam??gf99
Aug 18, 2003 3:38 AM
Use a firewall. Do you use Windows XP? There's one built in but you have to turn it on (in the connection properties).

There are also several good free/cheap ones you can download. E.g. ZoneAlarm (www.zonelabs.com).
Your mother-in-law visiting unannounced (nm)Fender
Aug 18, 2003 10:58 AM
Ooh, I hate it when that happens! (nm)PaulCL
Aug 18, 2003 11:04 AM