Issues With AdBlock (But Not Ads)

Does your question involve something other than ads? Check here for the answer!

The AdBlock button isn't showing in my browser toolbar
Show the AdBlock button If you can't see the AdBlock button in the browser toolbar (it looks like our logo), first make sure that AdBlock i...
Thu, 11 Oct, 2018 at 7:45 PM
AdBlock is using lots of memory
Are you seeing high memory usage in Chrome? We've been getting reports that AdBlock can cause Chrome to run up huge amounts of memory, especially when...
Wed, 17 Oct, 2018 at 2:47 PM
I donated already. Why am I still seeing your payment page when I reinstall AdBlock?
First, thanks for your support. We really appreciate it! Our payment page opens every time AdBlock is installed. That's because the only way we kee...
Wed, 5 Sep, 2018 at 1:37 PM
I'm seeing a pop-up that asks if I want to hide targeted messages
Update November 25, 2017: This week, a broken filter in one of the filter lists AdBlock uses, the Adblock Warning Removal list, caused this notification to ...
Thu, 2 Aug, 2018 at 1:56 PM
The AdBlock menu and "Block an ad" options are missing when I right-click a page
When you have AdBlock installed, you should see the AdBlock menu and manual ad-blocking options when you right-click a page: If you don...
Wed, 8 Nov, 2017 at 3:07 PM
A pop-up window told me my computer has a virus and my personal information is being stolen!
First of all, don't panic. If you get one of these warnings or pop-ups, you should immediately close your browser if you can. You may need to f...
Tue, 12 Sep, 2017 at 6:44 PM
AdBlock stops me from getting cash back when I shop with Ebates
If you're not getting cash rebates when shopping with AdBlock on, you can subscribe to the Ebates Cash Back Shopping filter list, add an exception for ...
Thu, 26 Jul, 2018 at 5:41 PM
AdBlock leaves a big blank space where ads are blocked
Normally we're able to hide the spaces where blocked ads would go. On some web pages, however, you may see them as blank areas on the page. Yahoo Ma...
Wed, 15 Feb, 2017 at 5:13 PM
A filter list isn't updating automatically
If you have been checking the FILTER LISTS tab in AdBlock's options and see that a filter list is several days old, don't be alarmed. It usually m...
Thu, 1 Nov, 2018 at 2:39 PM
The AdBlock menu is missing an item; or, what should the AdBlock menu look like?
The menu that appears when you click the AdBlock icon in your browser toolbar changes depending on what's happening when you open it. The browser you&#...
Tue, 17 Jul, 2018 at 1:00 AM