mobile site keeps asking me to download a file

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newtscamander Mon 02-May-16 11:32:53

It pops up regularly when on the site on my mobile, open or save this file? I am worried its a virus

JustPoppingIn Mon 02-May-16 12:15:42

Yep me too. When using a windows phone.

newtscamander Mon 02-May-16 13:14:07

Yes windows phone here too

Lightattheend Mon 02-May-16 13:15:16

Yes, windows too here.

Tiggywinkler Mon 02-May-16 13:16:35

Same here!

Windows phone too.

Tarrarra Mon 02-May-16 15:45:05

Me too. Also Windows Phone. I've been googling for ages to try and find out why. Thought it was just me, but is obviously site related... Any answers Mumsnet?

Tarrarra Mon 02-May-16 15:46:54

I've just reported my own post to MNHQ, so hopefully the answer/solution may be forthcoming?! It's darned annoying as I can't access the site on my phone now.

YetAnotherHelenMumsnet (MNHQ) Mon 02-May-16 16:10:37

Hi there,
Thanks for flagging this. Sorry about that, we'll make sure the tech-heads are on the case and get back to you.

Getit Mon 02-May-16 19:00:28

Hi same issue on a windows phone here.

ChippyMinton Mon 02-May-16 19:13:27

Same here . I'd put it down to too much bank holiday cider grin

Boogers Mon 02-May-16 19:30:21

Same here. It's definitely not my phone as it's only happening on this site.

The message I'm getting on my Lumia asks if I want to open or save the file but when I tap either it says unable to save/open as my phone does not support the document format.

BeccaMumsnet (MNHQ) Tue 03-May-16 16:59:41

Hi all - it sounds like this is a dodgy ad. Which ads are people seeing on the page? Once we know this, we can block asap. Thanks for flagging.

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