Block flash ads, banner ads (~30%), adware popups, even chat login popups (for example 'MSN Today' window that pops up w/ MSN chat login).
Optional desktop protection for adware (Gator, BargainBuddy) style popups.
Hide button instantly hides all browser and chat windows, even mute speakers to avoid tell-tale chat sounds.
- Adds a new dual pass banner filtering system, which corrects shortcomings in how IE handles blocked downloads of images.
- Combined with pop-up blocking, the result is a nice performance boost for Web page downloads
- Varying based on the number and size of ad images blocked (12% to as high as 238% improvement in a small sampling of commercial Web pages).