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Windows 7: Annoying Chrome invitation

26 Feb 2017   #11

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by tonyvella View Post
I would very much like to go back to using Internet Explorer 12 but every time I open it I get an advert inviting me to download and use Google Chrome. Is there a way of permanently stopping this from appearing? Thanks in advance.
Not really
It's either that message or you might get instead
Come here often? Make Google your homepage :)

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26 Feb 2017   #12

windows 7 Home Premium

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Callender View Post
What happens if you try this link?

Hopefully you will not see the prompt.
Unfortunately I get the "Chrome works better with Google" advert.
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26 Feb 2017   #13
Sky Ranch

Windows 7 Home 64-bit

The Chrome prompt might be the result of you having Google set as your search engine by default. You can change it in manage add-ons and use another search engine like Bing or Yahoo etc. to see if that is responsible.
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26 Feb 2017   #14

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit

Funny in firefox google is the default search engine and I get
Get to google faster switch your default search engine to google
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26 Feb 2017   #15

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1

For me:

Firefox search engine is encrypted google but I get the same:
Annoying Chrome invitation-firefox.jpg
Annoying Chrome invitation-2browse.jpg
Annoying Chrome invitation-airfox.jpg
Annoying Chrome invitation-cyberfox.jpg
Annoying Chrome invitation-d7.jpg
Annoying Chrome invitation-dooble.jpg
Annoying Chrome invitation-iron.jpg
Annoying Chrome invitation-pale-moon.jpg
SG (Android UserAgent selected)
Annoying Chrome invitation-sg-android.jpg
Annoying Chrome invitation-sleipnir.jpg
Annoying Chrome invitation-slimboat.jpg
Annoying Chrome invitation-slimbrowser.jpg
Annoying Chrome invitation-slimjet.jpg
So it depends entirely upon browser used and configuration along with the google URL in use.

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