Issues With AdBlock (But Not Ads)

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

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 ...
Wed, 13 Dec, 2017 at 3:43 PM
I see a warning that AdBlock can access my data and browsing activity!
When you install AdBlock for the first time, your browser may show you a notification like this: "AdBlock can read, modify, and transmit content from a...
Tue, 15 May, 2018 at 3:44 PM
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, 7 Jun, 2018 at 1:42 PM
AdBlock is using lots of memory
Are you seeing high memory usage in Chrome? We've been getting reports that AdBlock and Adblock Plus (ABP), our friendly rival, can cause Chrome to ru...
Fri, 2 Mar, 2018 at 3:25 PM
I whitelisted a YouTube channel. Why aren't there any ads showing?
AdBlock is designed to block ads, not show them. At the same time, we're all for supporting YouTube channels you love by allowing them to show you...
Thu, 22 Mar, 2018 at 11:52 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
My filter lists aren't updating automatically
If you check your filter lists, you may see that updates are almost always several days out of date. Whether you need to do anything about this depends on w...
Thu, 25 Feb, 2016 at 10:10 PM
Things are missing from the AdBlock menu
You might notice that sometimes AdBlock's menus don't show everything you remember being there the last time you looked. That's because ...
Sat, 20 Aug, 2016 at 6:04 PM
Upgrading to Windows 10 breaks AdBlock in Chrome
If this is happening to you: You've just upgraded your computer from Windows 8.1 to Windows 10. You're suddenly seeing ads al...
Mon, 20 Jun, 2016 at 1:07 PM
AdBlock is in a different language from my browser
Some browsers allow you to choose the language that the browser and extension interface (menus, options, and so on) is displayed in. With other brows...
Mon, 22 Jan, 2018 at 5:21 PM