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Old 18-03-2011, 08:05 AM   #1
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Default Banners, and image validation

Hi,
I do not know it is only for me, but I cannot use this page, because all of Advertisements, Banners are covering my Login field for example, and sometimes, a banner is coverint totally the full page, when I am opening a Games, Boxshots for example, and I cannot see the full picture, because this Advertisement is above it.
It is occursed problem anybody else?
I am using Firefox, Win 7.

Thanks a lot.
Asallai

other problem for me, the image validation is terrible. I cannot see the whole letters to validate my post. sorry, but these colors are unusuable!
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Old 18-03-2011, 09:58 AM   #2
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Yep, drown a site with advertising is a real eye catcher and is s much fun!!!


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http://www.abandonia.com/vbullet/showthread.php?t=26781
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Old 18-03-2011, 05:14 PM   #3
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Login on the site and then visit the forum. Once there, open any link in another window. You'll get rid of the site banner.
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Old 19-03-2011, 12:21 AM   #4
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Old 20-03-2011, 06:35 AM   #5
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@dosraider: the firefox addon (Block Advertisement) for me is not a solution, because sometimes I am usgin Safari under Mac.
Anyway, I agree it is need some advertisemet to maintain the server, etc, but why like this? It seems like chaos in this banners, not controled them.
It is frustrating sometimes.
Thanks a lot.
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Old 20-03-2011, 09:08 AM   #6
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The owners dictate the advertisements - and it seems they're actually using an external service which chooses them randomly. The most we've ever affected the content was when there was a bunch of complaints about semi-pornographic Evony ads appearing on the site.
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