How do i stop "Get the App" adds?

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  1. YH8NE1

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    I have several "get the app" requests that are becoming nuisances. For instance yahoo mail and banking apps that I already have installed when I go and access these particular things a "Get the App" pops up and I have to say "no thanks" every time. How do I stop these invasions of requests for apps I either have already or don't want at all???

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    I've been getting those myself for quite a while, even when visiting websites that also have an app. Unfortunately, I don't think that there is a way of stopping these annoying pop ups.
     
  3. YH8NE1

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    Dear moderator, I seem to be missing your point in asking, I'm assuming me, to read the forum rules. Having done so, I seem to be missing some tacit meaning you are trying to make. Please be more clear with your intentions lest there be other inadvertent infractions of your forums rules.
     
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    I'm sorry Scifan I think that "read the rules" is just a tag to your avatar. I apologize for my confusion. YH8NE1
     
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    Correct, the rules link is part of my signature.
     
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    One final remark. If this pop up situation escalates any further. I am hoping the Apple people will realize the ipad experience will be one of dread.
     
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    It is not nessecariyly an apple issue, but rather the wish of the sites we visit. Maybe they hope to expose us to more adds with the app?
     

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