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@DaveMcK wrote:

I am not seeing an issue here! If you scroll the screen up parts of the AARP banner and all of the ad banner disappear giving you most of the screen to use.


Thank you for the info.   It worked on my tablet,  but not the laptop.   Any more suggestions.   Huge ad at top and then the AARP banner.  When I scroll banner etc. stays but body of message goes up and up  and up...ha.   I like working with laptop instead of tablet.  Thank you 

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I am not seeing an issue here! If you scroll the screen up parts of the AARP banner and all of the ad banner disappear giving you most of the screen to use.

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I don't like that freaking banner either. Have Ad blocker on Windows 8--the banner is still there.

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I'll second that.
What category 5 hurricane?
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has anyone at AARP paid any attention to this request; JUST MAKE IT SMALLER IF YOU VALUE US AS CONSUMERS THAT PAY ATTENTION. I am choosing the feedback today maybe I will get a response
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I know right? I'm running AdBlock Plus, but the dead space (no ad, just tiny letters "advetisement") is still there (Win 7 Pro). I'm also running Avast! so I can kill AARP's tracking cookies (which effectively kills your logon for USAA).

 

It's a pity websites/mobile apps *force* you to accept their tracking cookies in order to use their services. I can see map programs requiring you to turn on your locator, but no one needs to track your browsing.

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@ph8322 I'm on a MAc, but think they do have different apps for different platforms; so yeppers, go find yourself the latest AdBlocker for Windows 10.

 

 

 

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Does W10 have its own Ad Blocker,  or do I google and just find one?  Are they all the same,  Thank you

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@ph8322  Adblocker works well.

 

 

 

 

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How do I get rid of huge AARP banner and advertisement across top of page.  Have to scoll down all the time...Thank you

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