Autoplay Ads

Discussion in 'BYC Website & Forum Feedback & Announcements' started by chooks4life, Feb 16, 2014.

  1. chooks4life

    chooks4life Overrun With Chickens

    Apr 8, 2013

    For a little while now I've been noticing my PC starts downloading something whenever it's on this site. I subsequently fixed an error with my Audio setup and now I have discovered that it's streaming ads nonstop. Not the ones at the right hand side of every page, but audio ones, voice-overs, which come with a speaker icon in the address bar, but which I am unable to stop.

    I can mute them but can't stop them eating away at my data quota. They're on autoplay and permanent repeat. They're unwanted and going to be expensive unless I stop visiting this site permanently. Which I'd rather not do. ;)

    How is this ad issue able to be corrected?

    Thanks for your time.
  2. BellChell123

    BellChell123 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 8, 2013
    Gah, I wish I could help. What browser do you use? If you can switch, maybe they'll go away?
  3. DuckLady

    DuckLady Administrator Staff Member

    Jan 11, 2007
    Washington State
    If you see an ad that is for some reason inappropriate, please take a screen shot and PM the pic to a staff member.

    Some other options.....

    Is it a specific ad? If so:
    Q: How Can I Turn Off Advertising / Advertisements On The Site? I saw some inappropriate ads, what should I do?

    Regarding turning ads off:
    Q: What Are Golden Feather Members? What are Platinum members? (GFM's & PPM's)?

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