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Eliminate un-closable popup banners on CNET pages

by mixwiz / August 1, 2012 3:01 AM PDT

PLEASE eliminate the new un-closable popup banners on CNET webpages. They are so infuriating I'm going to stop using CNET until they are gone. I can tolerate banners that are closable, but not intrusive ones that stay up and block page material. Thank you.

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Hmmm can you give me an example...
by Lee Koo (ADMIN) CNET staff/forum admin / August 2, 2012 3:36 AM PDT

of what ad was not closeable? If there is a pop-up ad on CNET it should have a close button to stop it.

If you can remember what ad it was, I will report it to our ad team. This is disruptive and quite annoying if you can close it.

Any details is appreciated!

CNET Community

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Someone else made another similar complaint about this...
by Lee Koo (ADMIN) CNET staff/forum admin / August 2, 2012 4:57 AM PDT

Was this banner ad at the top of the CNET page or at the bottom? And do you know which ad it was for?

Please let me know.


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cnet popups
by rpbert4 / May 22, 2013 6:00 AM PDT

I have been getting popups in the newsletters that I cannot close even though it has an "X" in the upper right corner. I have a picture of it but I don't know how to attach it. Bob

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