Query failed: connection to localhost:9312 failed (errno=111, msg=Connection refused). Pop-up eliminators? - Mac Software Discussions on AppleInsider Forums Toggle navigation All Forums Recent Posts Sign In Pop-up eliminators? horned_frog Posted: December 27, 2001 9:47PM in Mac Software edited January 2014 Is there any decent software (freeware or otherwise) that gets rid of Pop-ups? I would pay upwards of $20 for such software...BTW I would prefer if it be for IE OSX version. Comments Reply 1 of 1 robo Posts: 469member December 27, 2001 10:26PM Pop up ad eliminators are just about on par with shareware serial number crackers in terms of moral legitimacy.Your use of these boards, and of just about every other Mac website on earth, is paid for by ads. They might be annoying sometimes, but that's how you get all these services for free. Trying to block them is just not fair.-robo Sign In or Register to comment.