One of the most popular content filtering extensions for browsers is AdBlock. It works for different web browsers like Chrome, Safari, Firefox, Opera, Microsoft Edge, and so on. It blocks unwanted and irrelevant advertisements from your screen when you browse on the internet giving you a satisfying experience. Although it is very useful, it can also prevent you from accessing various websites. There are sites that generate revenues with display ads, if you have AdBlocker on your browser, you will not be able to access those sites. This post is going to teach you how you can disable AdBlocker from your browser.
Disabling AdBlock does not have to be permanent, you get rid of it for some time so that you do not get spammed. If you want to disable AdBlocker temporarily to allow you to access certain websites, then this guide will help you with that.
How to Disable AdBlocker on Chrome
Whether you are using Chrome on a Windows, IOS, or Android device, you will be able to disable AdBlocker if you follow the instructions carefully. The interface of Chrome on these devices will be different but you will achieve the same thing.
First, open up Google Chrome and go to extensions. This is the three vertical dots that is located on the top right of the browsing window.
After this, Scroll down and select more tools, then select extensions on the left side dropdown menu. Now search for AdBlocker and switch the toggle below it off. It may take you some time to find it depending on how many extensions you have previously installed. Spot the AdBlocker and disable it.
If you want to get rid of it permanently, click on the Remove button just beside the Details. However, if you do not want that, toggle it off and it will be disabled temporarily.
To disable the AdBlocker on Chrome, you can also click on the Blockers icon which will be just beside the three dots. Then click Pause on this site. Once you do that, you will be able to navigate the site without interruption.
How to Disable AdBlocker on Firefox
Just like before, you can disable AdBlocker on Firefox irrespective of the device you are operating it from. Whether it is an Android, MAC, Windows, Iphone/Ipad, and others. The interface will appear different but it is still the same process. The first thing you need to do is to open the Firefox browser, and then click on the three vertical straight lines located on the right side or Tools if you are using IOS. Now, scroll to the bottom and click on Adds-ons and the next interface will appear.
On the left side of the screen, click on Extensions and the next window will reveal all the extensions on your browser. Then, click on disable AdBlock. You can get rid of it permanently by clicking the remove button which is just next to disable.
That’s it, you can now disable AdBlocker on Chrome and Firefox following the methods written above. Irrespective of the browser you are using, all you have to do is locate the extension and that is all. I hope this post helps you.