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How do you get rid of Casalemedia, Zedo Tribal popups?

by Strykerecho / May 1, 2008 2:28 AM PDT

I have searched the internet and different forums, I have not found a solution to block these popups. Please help

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What's Casalemedia?

Casalemedia is a tracking cookie that may monitor your web surfing habits and may collect your personal information as you use the Internet. Casalemedia may gather this data through its cookies, and then may send your info to its remote server, without your knowledge or consent. While tracking cookies like Casalemedia are generally harmless, they may put your personal information at risk.

Remove Casalemedia processes:


How to stop Casalemedia processes:

1. Click the Start menu, select Run.
2. Type taskmgr.exe into the the Run command box, and click ?OK.? You can also launch the Task Manager by pressing keys ALT + CTRL + DELETE or CTRL + Shift + ESC.
3. Click Processes tab, and find Casalemedia processes.
4. Once you?ve found the Casalemedia processes, right-click them and select ?End Process? to kill Casalemedia.


You could try to remove it via SuperAntiSpyware:

Download and scan with SUPERAntiSpyware Free for Home Users

* Double-click SUPERAntiSpyware.exe and use the default settings for installation.
* An icon will be created on your desktop. Double-click that icon to launch the program.
* If asked to update the program definitions, click "Yes". If not, update the definitions before scanning by selecting "Check for Updates". (If you encounter any problems while downloading the updates, manually download and unzip them from here.)
* Under "Configuration and Preferences", click the Preferences button.
* Click the Scanning Control tab.
* Under Scanner Options make sure the following are checked (leave all others unchecked):

Close browsers before scanning.
Scan for tracking cookies.
Terminate memory threats before quarantining.

* Click the "Close" button to leave the control center screen.
* Back on the main screen, under "Scan for Harmful Software" click Scan your computer.
* On the left, make sure you check C:\Fixed Drive.
* On the right, under "Complete Scan", choose Perform Complete Scan.
* Click "Next" to start the scan. Please be patient while it scans your computer.
* After the scan is complete, a Scan Summary box will appear with potentially harmful items that were detected. Click "OK".
* Make sure everything has a checkmark next to it and click "Next".
* A notification will appear that "Quarantine and Removal is Complete". Click "OK" and then click the "Finish" button to return to the main menu.
* If asked if you want to reboot, click "Yes".

or you could try:

Operating Systems: Microsoft

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Please help kill casale media
by magneticnorth42 / April 10, 2009 3:03 AM PDT
In reply to: Casalemedia

Please sign the petition online that will be sent to netflix, one of the largest customers of casale media. If we can eliminate casale media's income we can kill them off forever. http://www.petitiononline.com/12ntflx/petition.html
your information will not be shared or used other than to verify that there are not duplicate signatures. I know what its like to be spammed and spied on.

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Bump, any other replys
by Strykerecho / August 7, 2008 6:12 AM PDT

The suggestions listed do not work.

Is there a program or a popup killer someone suggest that may fix this.

Can someone write a program and make a few million bucks to kill these annoying ******* popups or can we form a class-action lawsuit against these ********?

I think I am going down to the courthouse and filing a zillion dollar lawsuit against these companies. Whose with me hooooooooooooooooo!!!

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Have You Checked That There
by tobeach / April 10, 2009 3:25 PM PDT
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is no Casalmedia items listed in you Add/Delete programs list?
Depending on your OS/Browsers/& other info needed as in RED above post page, you may need to also empty all temp(*) files & clean out existing CM cookies in your browser(s). Also: Do you have ANY toolbars installed?
These can be an easy entrance path for these problems.

CCleaner makes this easy & it's a free download. It will let you designate to keep "some" cookies that you KNOW for fact are not infected but delete the rest. Get the NON-Toolbar version!

Instr. from Donna:

"First, remove the temporary files so the scanner need not to scan unwanted files:

Get CCleaner from http://www.ccleaner.com/download/builds
Scroll down the page then select to download the "Slim with no toolbar".
Install the program then clean-up the system. The default settings is OK to use and when you're ready to be familiar with it, check the settings to configure it the way you want it to clean or follow the suggested settings below before using CCleaner:

NOTE: You don't have to run the Registry clean-up using CCleaner. It's not necessary.

Suggested settings for CCleaner:
Open CCleaner>In Windows tab, locate "System" then Uncheck "Memory Dumps, Windows Log Files" under
click Options>Advanced>Uncheck "Only delete files in Windows Temp folders older than 48 hours"
Still in Advanced section>Check the box before "Save all settings to INI file"
Click on "Run Cleaner" button on the bottom right side of the program."

Link to her post:

Note that many programs are specific to one group or another of OS & SP versions with MBAM etc. usually requiring WIN XP or above. You don't say what yours is!! ALSO: Who's your ISP? Good Luck!! Happy

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