Sometimes you might need to turn off AdBlock without actually removing it from your browser entirely. Here's how to pause or disable AdBlock on your desktop computer.


Do you want to pause AdBlock on your mobile device?


By the way, if you want to disable AdBlock because it's preventing something on a website from working properly, please see this article instead!


Pause (or unpause) AdBlock

  1. Click the AdBlock button in the browser toolbar. (It looks like our logo.)
  2. Select Pause AdBlock or (Unpause AdBlock).


Disable (or enable) AdBlock

Chrome

  1. Enter chrome://extensions in the address bar.
  2. Find AdBlock in the list of extensions.
  3. Clear the Enabled check box to disable AdBlock (or select the check box to enable AdBlock).


Safari

  1. Choose Preferences from the Safari menu and select Extensions.
  2. Find AdBlock in the list.
  3. Clear the Enabled check box to disable AdBlock (or select the check box to enable AdBlock).


Microsoft Edge

  1. Click the More (...) menu and select Extensions.
  2. Point to AdBlock in the list and click the cog icon.
  3. Click On to turn AdBlock off (or click Off to turn AdBlock on).


Firefox

  1. Click the menu button and then click Add-ons.
  2. In the Add-ons Manager tab, select Extensions.
  3. Find AdBlock in the list.
  4. Click Disable to turn AdBlock off (or click Enable to turn AdBlock on).