Pages opens without my open RRS feed

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  • I don't understand why pages opens while I'm working in other applications. And it looks like advertisement
    Friday, August 29, 2014 5:13 PM

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  • Hi

    Scan your machine for any spyware or malware. Also reset IE to default and check your add-ons. it can also be that causing the popup.

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    Friday, August 29, 2014 5:20 PM
  • See: "How to Reset Internet Explorer settings".


    1. Please download and run the Microsoft Safety Scanner tool (freeware).
    2. Reboot your PC.
    3. Please download and update Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Free
    4. Reboot Windows in Safe Mode and run a Full Scan with Malwarebytes Anti-Malware.

    If still no joy...

    5. Download and Run AdwCleanerRogueKiller and Junkware Removal Tool (Freeware)
    . Reboot and Test.

    Best of Luck, 

    Vincenzo Di Russo
    Microsoft® MVP Windows Internet Explorer, Windows & Security Expert - since 2003.
    Moderator in the Microsoft Community and TechNet Forums
    My MVP Profile

    Saturday, August 30, 2014 5:25 AM
  • Hi,

    It's most likely that application pop up that Internet Explorer window. Did it appear every time when you launch that application?

    Try this:

    What is a pop-up ad?


    Karen Hu
    TechNet Community Support

    Monday, September 1, 2014 9:24 AM