could have been an onunload pop up from the page you left to get to google? Sam > I think now that it was just a brain fart. I'm on a dial up connection > and it's entirely possible that a pop-up add could start to load > unnoticed in the background, and then when it finally finishes loading, > it brings itself to the front. At the time, I was downloading a fairly > large file, so other things would take a *long* time to download (except > sites like google which I have cached). It was just coincidence that the > pop-up finished loading just as I went to google.