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I have ads that show on my yahoo pages, also on my msn pages. How do I get rid of them

Ads on my yahoo pages sometimes covers other page information and over play video while I am watching other yahoo related video. It moves the page down so I have less space delegated to yahoo where I want to be in the first place. Can I get rid of these while protecting my yahoo folders and their content?

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If you are using Google Chrome browser, there is an extension you can get called AdBlock which should clear them. If you are using a different browser, I am sure there is an equivalent.

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SOURCE: i need to get yahoo as my web page or my cover

I am assuming you mean that you want yahoo as your home page. this all depends on what internet browser you are using.
Open up internet explorer, go to tools> internet options. Then under home page put in www.yahoo.com and then click apply. From there you are good to go.
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First scan your computer for viruses, trojans and spyware.
Then reinstall the Yahoo Messenger.

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