Why have many of the avatars on the left of my pages been replaced by a black cross?

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  1. mpdcymru

    mpdcymru Funster

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    I notice that most of the (other peoples') avatars on the left of my pages have been replaced with a black cross and so have all of the adverts. Can anyone advise what I may have done wrong and how to correct it?

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  2. Lenny HB

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    Have you accidentally set your browser to show text only, try using another browser if all OK it must be local settings in the browser.
     
  3. mpdcymru

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    Thanks Lenny but I an mot aware that I have changed any settings - I am not that good with anything IT so tend to keep to very basic stuff. Also, it is not all avatars that are affected e.g. I see a picture of your van in your avatar.
     
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    Thats a bit odd, have you tried another browser?
     
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  5. mpdcymru

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    Thanks Lenny,

    Using a different browser seems to have cured the problem. Any idea why the original browser suddenly started doing that?
     
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    Something coruptedin the settings, you could try uninstalling the browser & reinstalling use a uninstall program like Revo Uninstaller to ensure registry entries get cleared as well, don't forget to save your bookmarks first. then reboot and reinstall.
     
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    ...it may not have been you altering anything, it may have been your browser helpfully upgrading itself, in the background, to the latest "improved" version :rolleyes:.

    Software producers are compulsive tweakers & fiddlers, always improving & adding extra facilities that most users don't want or need*.
    They certainly don't belong to the "if it ain't broke, don't fix it" community :whistle:


    *security flaws excepted.
     
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    Probably some religious zealots. ::bigsmile:

    Wyn
     
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    ... the plague .... or sumfin? :(
     
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  10. mike mcglynn

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    GCHQ need to know basis
     
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    The annoying animated avatars that some people like to use?

    (Ducks and runs...j
     
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    I agree, can I have the black crosses please! :) :reel:
     
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    It means you are on their ignore list(y)
     
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    Have you been in Salisbury at the weekend ? Are those Russians after you again ?
     
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  15. mpdcymru

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    And why do you say "again"? Do you know something that should not have been given general circulation?
     

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