Let’s first try to understand different types of forms and overlay layers. Most overlays have a form embedded in them. The intention of these layers is to get the user details before they get to use the website. Many layers allow users to close them without filling details. Some allow users to close them by clicking on any area outside of the layer or by pressing escape key. If you get no response on following these steps, you need to take a harsher steps.
This is the easiest way to get rid of the popup form layer. Let’s take an example of a layer shown above. Now follow these steps –
You will see that they layer is deleted. In some cases the background is covered with another semi-transparent layer. You can use above steps to locate this transparent element and delete it.
Adblock Plus extension has become one of the most popular firefox addons installed. Now whenever you surf around the web, the things which you mostly see are advertisements. Adblock Plus automatically removes pestering ads once you assign which ads to block. Simply click "Open Blockable Items" and remove ads from any advertiser forever. Watch a quick overview at youtube.
How do you deal with annoying layers while surfing? Share them below.
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