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...
Fri, 3 Aug, 2018 at 1:54 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...
Wed, 18 Jul, 2018 at 11:08 AM
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'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
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
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
Yahoo Mail blocking AdBlock users
In the past few days, Yahoo Mail users have begun reporting that they are unable to access their mailboxes if they have an ad blocker installed. Instead, ...
Sat, 6 Aug, 2016 at 7:43 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 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
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