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  1. Kally

    Kally Driving my own destiny.

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    Okay, so this has beed happening to me for ages!
    I'll accidently click on a random part of the page and it takes me to a link about something totally unrelative to TFF???
    Like, earlier, I was trying to post, and when I tried to click "post quick reply" It kept forwarding me to this computer site... In the end I had to come off the thread, then when I went back on, it was fine.

    Whats the deal with that???
     
  2. Kally

    Kally Driving my own destiny.

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    *looks around* Just me then?

    :p
     
  3. Árëlin Milloway

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    Nope, I've never experienced anything like that. o.o
     
  4. Kally

    Kally Driving my own destiny.

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    -sigh- Is it just me???

    Its SOOO Annoying....
     
  5. Normf

    Normf Death 'n' Roll

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    Do you see any advertisement on the page? Like randomly flashing below the title? If so then you may accidently be clicking on that.
     
  6. Kally

    Kally Driving my own destiny.

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    lolcats, yeah they're there, but I swear im not clicking on them. And even if I was, that doesn't explain when I press send it takes me to a site o_O...
     
  7. Normf

    Normf Death 'n' Roll

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    Press which send button?
     
  8. Kally

    Kally Driving my own destiny.

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    The "post quick reply" one, but its not all the time.. sometimes it's fine..
     
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    Normf Death 'n' Roll

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    Hmm this is indeed strange!
     
  10. Nienor

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    Are you accidentally clicking near one of the banner ads? Sometimes if you click too near them, it can take you to the site.
     
  11. Kally

    Kally Driving my own destiny.

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    It might be that. But that doesn't answer why it did it whan I pressed the "post quick reply" Button to post a message...?
     
  12. Kakashi

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    what browser do you run?
     
  13. Kally

    Kally Driving my own destiny.

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    Opera... Does it make a difference?
     
  14. Kakashi

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    If you had Firefox, I would be more likely to understand your problem..

    But I'm honestly not good with computers.. Overread might be able to help.
     
  15. Kally

    Kally Driving my own destiny.

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    Kay, thanks, I'll ask him when he comes online :) Thanks bunches ^_^
     
  16. Elvenwriter

    Elvenwriter Mmmm, Spam

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    O_O your internet browser/computer is possesed. maybe you should get Chrno to do an exorcism... XD :D :p
     
  17. Kally

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    :p Lolcats!

    <3 Chrono FTW!
     
  18. Elvenwriter

    Elvenwriter Mmmm, Spam

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    Sounds like a computer virus to me. I've had a couple that randomly redirected me to other sites when I pressed links and such. But that was on Internet Explorer, I dunno if those could affect Opera. I'd suggest running whatever antivirus software you have just in case.