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    Default Pop up ads

    So a few days ago I started getting these pop up advertisements on my phone. They come up randomly several times a day, they take up about a third of the screen and when I select to close them they "minimize" to my notification bar. From there I cannot swipe it away I have to open it and close it. Is anyone else experiencing this? Also the ads pop up regardless of what app I am in. I need some tips on how to get rid of this. It's driving me nuts! Thanks in advance 😊

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    Default Re: Pop up ads

    What new apps have you downloaded in the past few days?

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    Default Re: Pop up ads

    Install Addons Detector it should be able to tell you what is giving you push ads.
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    Default Re: Pop up ads

    What happens if you swipe the notification shade down--do you see the ad in the notifications? Try long-pressing one, and see if you can get the App Info. If there is an app associated, uninstall it.

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