Adds poping up on main screen

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  1. NetNathan

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    I keep getting full size adds popping up in my Galaxy Note 9.
    Any ideas on finding source?
    Related to a program running in background?

    Can it be related to notifications? I have tried turning off some, but no help.
     
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    First thing to consider is the latest apps you have installed. Try un-installing them one at a time until you find the rouge app.
     
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    Is there a way to see date of install? All I see is alphabetical list. It would be easier to eliminate suspects.
     
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    Alphabetical is the default. What battery monitor app do you have? You can typically see in the rouge app also munching battery life too.

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    If that shows up only when you are connected to the internet, it be could from a free app but shows ads.
     
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    Hi, you can also install an antivirus, download it on Google Play and do a scan. In order to find the cause.

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