Adblock Edge, a Better Alternative to the Popular Adblock Plus?

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Annoyed by ads which pops-up even after using Adblock Plus? Then, here might the worthy replacement. Adblock Edge is an add-on for Mozilla Firefox, which is a fork of the Adblock Plus, and it claims to provide the same features of Adblock Plus 2.x+, but without white-listing some acceptable ads.

You can find out how Adblock Edge is different from Adblock Plus here.

Developer(s): Adstomper
Language support: English
Home page: Adstomper
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Availability:
Download: Add to Firefox

 

HOW TO: Installing Adblock Edge on Mozilla Firefox:

1. Go to Adblock Edge Mozilla add-on page, or simply click on the above download link and click on “Add to Firefox“.

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2. If Mozilla Firefox asks user permission for installation of addon. Click “Allow” to continue installation, leave it to abort.

3. Adblock Edge installation box pops-up. Click “Install Now” to continue installing add-on, “Cancel” to abort installation.

adblock_edge_firefox_confirmation

4. On successful installation, Adblock Edge doesn’t require restart to activate the add-on.

HOW TO: Using Adblock Edge on Mozilla Firefox:

1. Adblock Edge functions similar to that of Adblock plus, so the feature and usage are also similar.

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2. Hover the mouse on the Adblock Edge to know the status of the blocking.

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3. Default and custom subscription.

adblock_edge_filter_preferences

 

HOW TO: Disable/Remove Adblock Edge from Mozilla Firefox:

1. Click on the Firefox, located at left upper corner of the web browser and go to “Add-ons”.

or press “Alt“, Menu bar pops-up, then go to Tools > Add-ons, or you can simply use shortcut key “Ctrl+Shift+A” to access add-on (extension) manger.

2. Search for the Adblock Edge tab, click on “Disable” to disable the add-on temporarily or click “Remove” to remove the add-on permanently from the browser.

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NOTE: Both options doesn’t require restart for the actions to take effect.

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