Annoying QFC pop up

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The Quadfather
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Annoying QFC pop up

Post by The Quadfather » Mon Aug 28, 2017 8:26 am

On the reports page, when reading a report.. Is that QFC ad supposed to pop up and take over the page?
Maybe so? Maybe they are paying for advertising, I don't know. It appears that it does not take over, unless my cursor hovers over the ad, but sometimes that is just what happens.

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Re: Annoying QFC pop up

Post by Aaron » Mon Aug 28, 2017 8:47 am

The ads on that page are Google ads. I don't get QFC ads (don't even know what that is). I believe those ads are being directed to you specifically.

We've had ads like that before, but they usually don't pop-up unless you hover for an extended period of time. Either don't do that, or give it some time and the QFC campaign will pass and they'll go away.
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Re: Annoying QFC pop up

Post by Larry3215 » Mon Aug 28, 2017 4:04 pm

They all seem to be "hover adds" that pop up when your mouse pauses on the add. For me it only takes about 1 sec of hover. Very annoying as that seems to be where my mouse wants to stop when I look at that page.

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