VitGroup - banner shooter FAQ
VG Banner Shooter FAQ
What is VG Banner Shooter ?
VG Banner Shooter is banner blocking program.Helps you to
surf internet more faster, to decrease your bandwidth and safe your
money. Using our program you'll never see most of annoyed banners.There
are many sites with popup advertisement. Enabling pop-ups shooting
block all popup windows to make internet surfing more comfortable.
Will it works under Windows 95 ?
Yes, it works under Windows 95. All you need is to download patch
for Win95 and IE 5.0 or higher. You can also read more and download
patch from here.
Can I run it under Windows 98, Windows XP, Windows NT 4.x/2000 ?
Yes, you can. VG Banner Shooter runs under Windows Family
Can I use VG Banner Shooter with Netscape ?
VG Banner Shooter version 1.5 beta works with all browsers.
What kind of advertisements I can block with it ?
VG Banner Shooter can block all kinds of banners and Flash
advertisements.Also it can block all popup windows.
What services do you provide ?
You'll recieve news, updates and patches. Everyone, who bought license
of VG Banner Shooter will recieve next version for FREE.
I can't browse internet. What happened ?
- Restart your computer. After installing VG Banner Shooter you need to reboot computer.
- Don't forget to restart computer when Enabling\Disabling VG Banner Shooter.
Should I restart my computer everytime after applying any changes in VG Banner Shooter ?
No, computer need to be restarted only when Enabling\Disabling VG
Banner Shooter. Also you can try to close all your browser windows
then open new window and try to browse. But if you still can't browse
internet you must restart your computer.
How it works ?
VG Banner Shooter blocks all URL's from block-list, site replies
to. If any blocking word or address will match with web-page URL then
it will blocked. Blocking URL can be whole site address, a part of
site address.Also it can be site folder or a simple word.
We have URL: http://us.a1.yimg.com/us.yimg.com/a/co/compaq/some.gif
There is two ways to block this banner and other advertisements from
1. Copy following: us.a1.yimg.com/us.yimg.com/a/
Open VG Banner Shooter window and add copied string to block-list.
2. Add it to blocking-list by clicking right mouse buttonon
the banner and choose Add to block list . VG Banner Shooter
window appears in URL edit mode. You can change URL like we do it
If you didn't make any changes you block only this banner.
If banner belong to independent banner system it can be Java-script
and we can't hook it's URL now. VG Banner Shooter will inform
you about it.Else banner belong to this site. Analyzing banner's URL
you can find universal keyword for this site.
We can block all banners of this site adding to block-list:/MyMedia/
But we can block not only banners from this site but others too by
adding: /banner/ So, all site's banners with the same banner
system can be blocked !
Don't use: http:// or www. when adding URL to blocking
list. Else banner will still appears on the web page.
When adding words to the block list you can block most sites matching
this word !
In case you add "i" to the block list you'll block all web
pages matching this character.
Banner still appears on the web page. What's wrong ?
- Please check out your blocking list to make sure checkbox near blocking URL (word) is checked and VG Banner Shooter is Enabled.
- There is no URL of this banner in blocking list. Please copy it's URL and add to blocking list.
- Banner was cashed in your computer. Please refresh web page.
- Make sure banner URL is valid. Right click on the banner and select properties. Copy it's address (URL). After that open VG Banner Shooter, goto blocking page and add copied URL to blocking list. Change URL if it is necessary.
- Don't use: http:// or www. when adding URL to blocking list. Else banner will still appears on the web page.
I have lost VG Banner Shooter program. How can I get it back ?
You can download latest version of VG Banner Shooter from www.vitgroup.com
Enter serial-number we sent you earlier. In case you lost serial-number
too, please contact us: firstname.lastname@example.org
You'll not be charged for order resending.
How do I uninstall VG Banner Shooter from computer ?
Make sure you exit VG Banner Shooter - right click on system
tray icon and choose Close from popup menu. Select Uninstall
in Start menu. Reboot the computer to finish uninstallation.