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Bejazzled Tue 08-Nov-16 18:24:34

I keep letting a pop up Volvo ad! Please make it stop 😡

OvO Tue 08-Nov-16 18:54:37

Me too. Whole bloody screen taken up! angry

PresidentOliviaMumsnet (MNHQ) Tue 08-Nov-16 20:01:24

Oh dear
that is v annoying - where on the site are you seeing these Scandinavian vehicles? I'll see if we can deploy some elks.

YonicProbe Tue 08-Nov-16 20:05:28

Me too!

It randomly appears on iPad when clicking on threads I'm on. It's interrupting me to ask if I want my Volvo serviced and I don't have one. Just a vulva

ffon Tue 08-Nov-16 20:10:37

Me too. I did a reset on my iPad, logged back into MN and up popped a whole page with a Volvo ad in the middle of it.

Bejazzled Tue 08-Nov-16 20:23:09

It's a Swedish mystery 🙂

YonicProbe Tue 08-Nov-16 20:34:31

Ffon Ian rig, it was after I upgraded the iOS

FreshsatsumaforDd Wed 09-Nov-16 12:53:33

Volvo pop up ads, in a small square, just appear in the middle of the screen on a dark ground. Four times while reading one thread. Very odd, concerning and irritating.

KatherineMumsnet (MNHQ) Wed 09-Nov-16 15:43:31

Hallo again,

Could you send over a screenshot? This massively helps our ads team to pin it down.

BurnTheBlackSuit Wed 09-Nov-16 18:29:54

I am also getting Volvo pop ups on an iPad, I will try and screen shot next time.

I would have thought better of Volvo TBH.

fairislecable Wed 09-Nov-16 18:42:10

I am also getting the really irritating Car servicing advert. I have done a screen shot and will attempt to attach the image.

ffon Wed 09-Nov-16 19:51:48

It's popping up all the time again.

YonicProbe Wed 09-Nov-16 22:00:07

Mine looks like that too. It's just popping up bowl, not when I click on anything.

OhHaaaaay Thu 10-Nov-16 13:51:51

I came on Site Stuff to ask you to stop selling me FUCKING VOLVOS. What a pain in the arse advert. Sorry to see its not just me being plagued by this.

I'm on an iPad.

Diamondsandpears Thu 10-Nov-16 13:57:14

I'll take a volvo if it will help get rid of the ads for everyone! An XC 90 will be fine. Tack

BakeOffBiscuits Thu 10-Nov-16 14:58:18

I'm getting the same thing and it's very insistent. Not something I would expect from such a Volvo.grin

Sparlklesilverglitter Thu 10-Nov-16 18:24:22

I don't want a Volvo either.

It just pops up on its own at random times

cozietoesie Thu 10-Nov-16 19:48:51

Not entirely true, BakeOff. Have you ever developed a low petrol level (i.e. perfectly normal but lower than Scandinavian cars like) on a Scandinavian car? They can be positively bossy! grin

NanTheWiser Thu 10-Nov-16 21:59:47

I'm getting it on my iPad too - and I actually HAVE a Volvo!!

maisiejones Fri 11-Nov-16 10:47:20

Thank God. I thought it was my iPad. I am valiantly and persistently refusing the frequent offer to upgrade to Ios10 and thought a stealth demon had crept in and done it overnight.

cozietoesie Fri 11-Nov-16 11:40:55

Why not go to iOS 10 by the way? smile

bebumba Fri 11-Nov-16 13:09:22

Reassuring to know it is not just me but a pain none the less!

NanTheWiser Fri 11-Nov-16 15:29:47

It's getting REALLY annoying now, making it impossible to use the iPad on MN.

cozietoesie Fri 11-Nov-16 15:35:32

Ah - I finally got it. On TIO on the iPad on Firefox.

cozietoesie Fri 11-Nov-16 15:36:48

PS - I confess that I went looking for it. I generally use the app.

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