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Stupid alerts

At least twice a day, I get a stupid alert. It says, "due to recent visits to adult websites, your battery is severely damaged. Download this..." I haven't been on any adult websites. What do I do to stop it?

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Re: Stupid alerts
Super User
Super User

Sounds like you installed a questionable application with intrusive ads that push to the notification bar.

I'm most definitely NOT a VZW employee. If a post answered your question, please mark it as the answer.

Re: Stupid alerts
Customer Service Rep

Chad, I can understand you frustration when receiving such alerts. They are indeed a form of spam and I will provide you with steps to get them to stop. Some might think that this is a virus and would recommend a factory reset of the phone. This is going to be a last result and not a first.

I recommend clearing your cache and deleting your internet data from the device. I have provided instructions:

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