Adblock for Chrome

Adblock for Chrome

Download Editors' Rating:
4.5
Outstanding
Average User Rating:
4.0
out of 42 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    2.5.37
  • Total Downloads:
    574,143
  • Date Added:
    Jun. 21, 2012
  • Price:
    Free
  • File Size:
    Not available
  • Downloads Last Week:
    1,917
  • Platform:
    Windows
  • Product ranking:

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Editors' Review

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Oh, sweet, sweet Adblock. We loved you in Firefox, and Adblock for Chrome is just as wonderful. Who knew that one little browser add-on could make surfing the Internet so much more enjoyable?

Adblock does exactly what its name implies: it blocks ads. Pretty much all of them. Banner ads? Yes. Those crazy annoying Flash ads that seem to be popping up everywhere? You bet. Facebook ads, Google ads, pop-up ads? Check, check, and check. Using the Internet with Adblock is oddly peaceful; all you see is the content you're looking for, and not all the distracting clutter that we've grown accustomed to. A small notification in the bottom right corner of the screen lets you know when a pop-up has been blocked, and you can choose to have Adblock stop blocking pop-ups from individual sites if desired. Using Adblock also results in the practical advantage of faster page loads, which is always a plus. This extension offers plenty of options for customization, allowing users to specify domains for which they don't want ads blocked, select specific filters, and submit ads that Adblock missed. Like most browser add-ons, Adblock doesn't have a Help file, but it's pretty straightforward. We found Adblock to be very effective and easy to use, and we highly recommend it to anyone seeking a smoother, less cluttered Web-browsing experience.

Adblock for Chrome is free. It installs and uninstalls without issues. We recommend this add-on to all users.

 
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User Reviews
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1 stars

"Adblocking is good, but there are better ones out there"

July 03, 2012  |  By adblockfan

 |  Version: Adblock for Chrome 2.5.37

Pros

Good interface, easy-to-use

Cons

Not as powerful and fast as the Plus-Version (AdblockPlus), which is also available for Chrome

Summary

I wouldn't ever browse without an ad blocker any more!

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5 stars

"MADE COMPUTER FAST TOO"

June 29, 2012  |  By restorationgirl

 |  Version: Adblock for Chrome 2.5.37

Pros

Outstanding. Couldn't be happier with this. Don't forget to donate to the creator if you feel like it is valuable to you like I do!

Cons

Absolutely nothing - unless you don't like peaceful surfing. (The other con is: there's nothing to black out ads & mute the volume on my t.v. That would make me super happy.)

Summary

Got this because I had a teddy bear walk across my computer screen between the glass of the monitor and the website I was trying to read & he spray painted TED on the 'glass window' I was looking through.... apparently this is a Flash ad for a movie. I was fed up with ads hijacking my computer enjoyement. I got AdBlock & instantly all of the flashing lights in multicolors, grotesque computer generated images, ads taking over my window, & any other headache producing 'click on me' attention grabber was GONE. When you sign out of FB there's always an ad - it's gone now too - just a blank area where it used to be.

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5 stars

"This is Great!"

June 26, 2012  |  By ExitDude7

 |  Version: Adblock for Chrome 2.5.37

Pros

Awesome! Blocks 95% of advertisements on websites!

Cons

Slows down your browsing by a BIT, but nothing major.

Summary

This is great! It even blocks many advertisements on YouTube that come before videos. Also it blocks many advertisements on other websites. Saves you lots of time finding real download buttons, and watching videos.

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Full Specifications

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General
Publisher Adblockforchrome
Publisher web site http://code.google.com/p/adblockforchrome/
Release Date June 21, 2012
Date Added June 21, 2012
Version 2.5.37
Category
Category Browsers
Subcategory Chrome Extensions
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows 7, Windows, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Additional Requirements Google Chrome web browser.
Download Information
File Size Not Available
File Name gighmmpiobklfepjocnamgkkbiglidom
Popularity
Total Downloads 574,143
Downloads Last Week 1,917
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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