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Windows 7: What is ad.yieldmanager.com and how do I get rid of this prompt?

22 Sep 2013   #1
Aurora

Windows 7; 64 bit
 
 
What is ad.yieldmanager.com and how do I get rid of this prompt?

Hello, not sure where to put this. Each time I go to a link, this prompt comes
up on the lower part of my screen. I don't click on anything I am not aware of so I cancel it out. But it comes up on every click and it's annoying. I have Windows 7. I browse with IE and my security is AVG. It has been happening for a month or so now. I show these programs have updated since Augu 1st, 2013.

Adobe Flash Player
Adobe Reader
AVG 2013
Microsoft Compatibility Pack for Office System
Mozilla Firefox 23.0.1
Mozilla Maintenance Service
Mozilla Thunderbird 17.0.8
Is this part of an AVG security update? Or did another update began this prompt?

The prompt says 'Do you want to open or save get-user-id-js from ad.yieldmanager.com? Thanks for all your help here! :-)

It won't add here through Photobucket. I tried all four (4) Photobucket choices but the picture never appeared in the box field here.


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22 Sep 2013   #2
cottonball

Windows 7 Home Premium
 
 

Aurora,

Try the following, up to, and including Step 6:
Remove Ad.yieldmanager cookie and pop-ups (Removal Guide)

Please post the reports for Malwarebytes Anti-Malware and RogueKiller.

Obtain the MBAM report by clicking the Logs tab.
RogueKiller produces its RKreport on the Desktop. There shuold be a Scan report, and a Delete report.

If you wish to post an image, try using the Snipping Tool:
How to Use the Snipping Tool in Vista
(Also applies to Windows 7)
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