Adblock Plus for Chrome

Adblock Plus for Chrome

Download Editors' Rating:
3.5
Very good
Average User Rating:
4.9
out of 213 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    1.3.4
  • Total Downloads:
    108,012
  • Date Added:
    December 19, 2012
  • File Size:
    Not available
  • Downloads Last Week:
    3,694
  • Operating Systems:
    Windows 98/Me/NT/2000/XP/2003/Vista/7/8

Editors' Review

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Online ads slow down Web browsing and are quite annoying in general. As an extension for Google Chrome, AdBlock Plus will eliminate all of the ads from your browsing experience, even ones attached to videos on YouTube. It installs in seconds and has absolutely no hiccups or surprises.

This software offers one the best features related to ad blocking -- it strips Web videos of ads. This is a fantastic feature if you frequently watch TV shows or other videos online. Other than that, this program isn't about what you see, but what you don't. While there's no layout of the actual program to speak of, it doesn't leave a bunch of obnoxious blank spaces where ads once were. It modifies Chrome's layout to make it look like the ads were never there in the first place. There are sometimes little jumps where ads would be in Web video, but it's hardly noticeable.

There are two things to look for when you're looking for ad-blocking software: Does it work and is it easy to install? AdBlock Plus fits both of those criteria perfectly. It installs and is ready to go in seconds and snuffs out ads all over the Web. If you use Google Chrome, there's no reason to surf without it.

 
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User Reviews
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  • Current Version

    4.9

    out of 205 votes

    • 5 star 188
    • 4 star 16
    • 3 star 0
    • 2 star 0
    • 1 star 1
  • All Versions

    4.9

    out of 213 votes

    • 5 star 193
    • 4 star 17
    • 3 star 0
    • 2 star 1
    • 1 star 2
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5 stars

"whoaw. ^^ it really is AMAZING!"

June 09, 2014  |  By 9tailedfox

 |  Version: Adblock Plus for Chrome 1.7.4

Pros

aaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaamazing.

Cons

aaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa.

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2 stars

"Sometimes no ad no content"

March 01, 2014  |  By rob143

 |  Version: Adblock Plus for Chrome 1.7.4

Pros

It's nice when it doesn't cause a problem

Cons

But at least one online video provider (cbs.com) won't allow video to stream if ads are blocked. It shows up uninvited on one computer, specifically the one I use for watching TV content. For the above reason, it's annoying.

Summary

When it gets in the way of something you want to see, it's no good.

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Full Specifications

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General
Publisher Adblock Plus
Publisher web site http://adblockplus.org/en/
Release Date December 18, 2012
Date Added December 19, 2012
Version 1.3.4
Category
Category Browsers
Subcategory Chrome Extensions
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows NT, Windows Me, Windows, Windows 8, Windows 2003, Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows 98
Additional Requirements Google Chrome
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File Size Not Available
File Name details
Popularity
Total Downloads 108,012
Downloads Last Week 3,694
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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