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Zygon Curry
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      07-09-2006
On Mon, 03 Jul 2006 10:39:42 +0000, Ralph Fox <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote:

>On Mon, 03 Jul 2006 03:43:36 -0400, in message <(E-Mail Removed)>,
>FoxWolfie Galen wrote:
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>> How can I block floating ads, such as what appears on this eBay item page?
>>
>> http://cgi.ebay.com/POOH-BEAR-Denim-...QQcmdZViewItem

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>The following worked on that page, here...
>
> Create a bookmarklet with the following 'Location' property
> javascript:{a=document.getElementById("point1");if (a){a.style.display="none";};n=top.frames.length;i f(n){for(i=0;i<n;++i){a=top.frames[i].document.getElementById("point1");if(a){a.style.d isplay="none";}}};void(0);}
> After that page loads, use this bookmarklet on that page.



Can you explain in a bit more detail. You lost me at Bookmarklet.
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      07-09-2006
Zygon Curry wrote:
> On Mon, 03 Jul 2006 10:39:42 +0000, Ralph Fox <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote:
>
>
>>On Mon, 03 Jul 2006 03:43:36 -0400, in message <(E-Mail Removed)>,
>>FoxWolfie Galen wrote:
>>
>>
>>>How can I block floating ads, such as what appears on this eBay item page?
>>>
>>>http://cgi.ebay.com/POOH-BEAR-Denim-...QQcmdZViewItem

>>
>>
>>The following worked on that page, here...
>>
>> Create a bookmarklet with the following 'Location' property
>> javascript:{a=document.getElementById("point1");if (a){a.style.display="none";};n=top.frames.length;i f(n){for(i=0;i<n;++i){a=top.frames[i].document.getElementById("point1");if(a){a.style.d isplay="none";}}};void(0);}
>> After that page loads, use this bookmarklet on that page.

>
>
>
> Can you explain in a bit more detail. You lost me at Bookmarklet.
> Thanks

create a bookmark out of the script listed above. Then go to the ebay
site and see the floating bear. To get rid of that, click on the
bookmark, and poof, the bear vanishes

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gwtc
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      07-09-2006
Zygon Curry wrote:
> On Mon, 03 Jul 2006 10:39:42 +0000, Ralph Fox <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote:
>
>
>>On Mon, 03 Jul 2006 03:43:36 -0400, in message <(E-Mail Removed)>,
>>FoxWolfie Galen wrote:
>>
>>
>>>How can I block floating ads, such as what appears on this eBay item page?
>>>
>>>http://cgi.ebay.com/POOH-BEAR-Denim-...QQcmdZViewItem

>>
>>
>>The following worked on that page, here...
>>
>> Create a bookmarklet with the following 'Location' property
>> javascript:{a=document.getElementById("point1");if (a){a.style.display="none";};n=top.frames.length;i f(n){for(i=0;i<n;++i){a=top.frames[i].document.getElementById("point1");if(a){a.style.d isplay="none";}}};void(0);}
>> After that page loads, use this bookmarklet on that page.

>
>
>
> Can you explain in a bit more detail. You lost me at Bookmarklet.
> Thanks

create a bookmark out of the script listed above. Then go to the ebay
site and see the floating bear. To get rid of that, click on the
bookmark, and poof, the bear vanishes

--
You Know You're Getting Even Older When . . . your idea of a night out
is sitting on the patio.
 
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