DV Hardware bringing you the hottest news about processors, graphics cards, Intel, AMD, NVIDIA, hardware and technology!

   Home | News submit | News Archives | Reviews | Articles | Howto's | Advertise
 
DarkVision Hardware - Daily tech news
July 23, 2017 
Main Menu
Home
Info
News archives
Articles
Howto
Reviews
 

Who's Online
There are currently 68 people online.

 

Latest Reviews
Zowie P-TF Rough mousepad
Zowie FK mouse
BitFenix Ronin case
Ozone Rage ST headset
Lamptron FC-10 SE fan controller
ZOWIE G-TF Rough mousepad
ROCCAT Isku FX gaming keyboard
Prolimatech Magnetic Pin
 

Follow us
RSS
 

Howto block ads with Firefox Adblock

  



Note: This article was originally published in 2005 and may be outdated.



This howto will learn you how to block ads with Mozilla's Firefox browser by using Adblock

1. Open Firefox and click on the Tools menu.
2. Click on Extensions.
3. Then click on "Get more extensions".
4. Click on Adblock.
5. Then click on 'Install Now' and follow the instructions.
6. Close Firefox and then reopen Firefox.

Adblock will now be installed - you can find it in the Tools menu.
Once installed, it's very easy to filter ads or other elements at websites. Just right-click on the item and Adblock them.

Adblock also allows you to use filters. You can either use the wildcard character (*) or full regular expression syntax.


But I think it would be wise not to exaggerate by blocking every single ad that you encounter. Hosting a website is expensive and if everyone would block advertising then many websites wouldn't be able to exist. Wouldn't it be a pity that our favorite sites would have to close because the webmasters can't afford it anymore?
  

[ Back to Howtos ]


 

DV Hardware - Privacy statement
All logos and trademarks are property of their respective owner.
The comments are property of their posters, all the rest © 2002-2017 DM Media Group bvba