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    Default Facebook add question

    I am getting those horrid adds on facebook. The fake friends request and single people adds/you have won etc.... they all add not by facebook on the bottom.

    Is there anyway to get rid of them?

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    Bump as no idea jen sorry

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    You can block your self from being found, means no one can add you

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    There not actual friend requests, they fake. They link to scam like sites. The you are 10000000 visitor type things. It on the kids acc that they only play games on.

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    Quote Originally Posted by mummanna View Post
    You can block your self from being found, means no one can add you
    Im blocked from searches, and have never had those ads.

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    I think she means advertisements that look like Facebook but link to other spam websites.
    Where do you see them OP?

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    That it, bell and bug. I see them on the new time line things.

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    adblock ftw! only firefox & chrome browsers can get the add-on though


 

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