Anyone else being driven crazy by this darn Mattel unwishlist?

raehelenDecember 15, 2013

Can I change my settings? Every single time I do anything on GW this very annoying Mattel ad video comes up. Earlier today, I couldn't even get into GW and I am assuming the software from that ad was screwing everything up. Am I the only one having this problem?

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lotteryticket

I don't get the Mattel video but I couldn't get on Gardenweb earlier either. So it must be an issue on the site end. Maybe try clearing your internet history/cookies and see if that makes the Mattel annoyance go away. Good luck!

    Bookmark   December 15, 2013 at 6:15PM
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raehelen

LT thanks!

I had cleared my browsing history, but your suggestion got me to thinking, so I closed everything down, and restarted, didn't let Google chrome restore my previous settings... and voila, no more frikken ads. Hope they stay away! It was really having the opposite effect that I am sure Mattel intended! LOL

    Bookmark   December 15, 2013 at 7:04PM
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xc60

They were driving me crazy too, seem to be gone off my iPad, made coming onto GW impossible from my smartphone.

    Bookmark   December 15, 2013 at 7:30PM
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Babka NorCal 9b

No annoying ads here but Garden Web wouldn't load this morning for some other reason.

-Babka

    Bookmark   December 15, 2013 at 11:36PM
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enduring

I couldn't get GW to load yesterday late afternoon; or was it early evening?

    Bookmark   December 16, 2013 at 6:18AM
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