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Message when accessing ETO's front page

Discussion in 'Site Issues & Feedback' started by jbeng, Sep 20, 2014.

  1. jbeng

    jbeng Member

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    Attached is a screen shot of what I get when I access the front page of ETO. I have no idea why. This only happens the first time per browser session when I attempt to access the page. If I close and re-launch my browser, it will happen again, but only once per session.

    ETO Front page.jpg

    Does this happen to anyone else?
     
  2. DerStrom8

    DerStrom8 Super Moderator Most Helpful Member

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    Is this before or after logging in? It appears to be something your Adblock is hiding.
     
  3. jbeng

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    It happens before I log in. I have a bookmark for ETO, so I click that to go to the homepage. That's when I get that screen. If I re-load the homepage, it doesn't happen again. It doesn't happen again until I completely close and re-launch my browser, then go to the homepage.
    It could be an effect of AdBlock, since I do use that. I was just wondering if anyone else was seeing it or if it was just me.
     
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  5. DerStrom8

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    Try pausing adblock for ETO and reload your browser. You should then be able to see what the message is.

    Matt
     
  6. atferrari

    atferrari Well-Known Member

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    Adblock plus here, I never got that, Matt. :wideyed:

    My question: all users around the globe, at the same time, are they exposed to see the same pop-ups? Or it depends on something specific? IPs?
     
  7. jbeng

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    And here it is with AdBlock disabled...

    ETO No AdBlock.jpg
     
  8. DerStrom8

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    Yep, just an advertisement. It's visible to people who have not logged in.
     
  9. KeepItSimpleStupid

    KeepItSimpleStupid Well-Known Member Most Helpful Member

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    Have you noticed that members get the ads via email. Easy to ignore though and the topics are relevant. Meaning, you don't have to open the message because the title correctly identifies the subject.

    Although I've been getting a lot of slowness with ads. e.g A "script on this page is not responding" kind of errors.
     
  10. DerStrom8

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    Ads from ETO? I have never had an ad from ETO appear in my inbox (or spam folder).
     
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    I can call me lucky; never had any here.
     
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    None here, either... (using Firefox, with AVG Security)
     
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