Ads Popping up on launch of ie7: occasionally


I have a problem with IE7. or something.
When I open ie7 sometimes.. A popup will come up. its never the same popup.

Is there anyone who has had this problem..
and kinda know what it is ?


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try installing this program and running it. This will probably clean it.

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fordraiders--For the future you should install an antivirus program, keep its reference definitions up to date and scan with it at least once a week.  That should help you avoid infection.
Two excellent free ones
Avira and Avast
I would also suspect spyware/malware, but if murgroup's suggestion doesn't work out...

Check your registry under

I delete everything listed there.  some are valid (like acrobat reader) but will reapply themselves if necessary.

Assuming you've tried cleaning out temp files, but if not, the below commands will delete temp files, cookies, IE passwords, etc... (I don't really think temp files are your issue)

del "%userprofile%\local settings\temp\*.*" /q /s
del "%userprofile%\local settings\temporary internet files\*.*" /q /s
del "%systemroot%\temp\*.*" /q /s
FordraidersAuthor Commented:
for what its worth.
I have corporate Symantec endpoint Antivirus.

malwarebytes found 45 infections !
I went ahead and bought it...
Work fine now !  so far !  keep my fingerscrossed...

FordraidersAuthor Commented:
Thanks To All !
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