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    i dont like this....


    y is this forum for linux supporting ads for windows visual studio ??
    this is so disgusting. instead you could give an ad for some cpp program "helloword.cpp"

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    forum.guy
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    Sorry, I'm not understanding at all what you are saying, or asking. It would be very helpful if you could better explain what you mean.

    Thanks for the feedback.
    oz

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    SkittleLinux18
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    I think he's talking about all the flash ads on the page and the in the forums. I know for me, when my mouse moves over a word that is green colored with two underlines, I get a little window popping up right next to the word with advertising. Gets kind of old sometimes. Oh well.

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    forum.guy
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    Ah... thanks for the explanation, Skittle.

    To the OP... I know the site needs income from advertisers to keep the site running, so that's probably why they are there.
    oz

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    Hi, adarsh.ist! Skittle, you might like this too...

    If you install either No-Script or AdBlock then you won't see any of those ads, and the little pop-up windows will be a thing of the past.
    Jay

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    Penguin of trust elija's Avatar
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    I think the OP is complaining about Microsoft ads; but hey if they are prepared to pay the bills

    Personally I surf with adblock plus on but for sites I find useful and good like LFO, I disable it as I am unsure if they the ppv revenue with it on...
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