Opened on 08/15/2014 at 04:48:24 AM

Closed on 02/19/2015 at 07:48:44 AM

#1236 closed defect (fixed)

AdblockPlusEngine.exe and AdblockPlus32.dll metadata issues

Reported by: Gingerbread Man Assignee:
Priority: P3 Milestone: Adblock-Plus-for-Internet-Explorer-1.4
Module: Adblock-Plus-for-Internet-Explorer Keywords:
Cc: Blocked By:
Blocking: Platform: Internet Explorer
Ready: yes Confidential: no
Tester: Verified working: no
Review URL(s):



Windows XP SP3 • Adblock Plus 1.2

How to reproduce

  1. Open the Adblock Plus installation folder in Windows Explorer.
  2. Right-click either file and choose Properties.
  3. Click the Version tab.

Observed behavior

  • The metadata for AdblockPlusEngine.exe and AdblockPlus32.dll says "Copyright: Copyright 2013".
  • The metadata for AdblockPlus32.dll says "Company: Adblock Plus".
  • AdblockPlusEngine.exe has no icon.

Expected behavior

  • The metadata for AdblockPlusEngine.exe and AdblockPlus32.dll should say something like "Copyright: © Eyeo GmbH. All rights reserved."
  • The metadata for AdblockPlus32.dll should say "Company: Eyeo GmbH"
  • AdblockPlusEngine.exe should have the ABP logo as its icon.

Attachments (1)

adblockplusengine_metadata.png (8.3 KB) - added by Gingerbread Man on 08/15/2014 at 04:48:38 AM.

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Change History (6)

Changed on 08/15/2014 at 04:48:38 AM by Gingerbread Man


comment:1 Changed on 12/11/2014 at 10:18:46 AM by oleksandr

  • Ready set

comment:2 Changed on 02/04/2015 at 05:04:14 PM by

  • Review URL(s) modified (diff)
  • Status changed from new to reviewing

comment:3 Changed on 02/04/2015 at 05:04:29 PM by

  • Owner set to

comment:4 Changed on 02/11/2015 at 05:28:28 PM by

Change set a3cfc6cc9a081309d184ecadb128740db0b33a7d (from the first review) changes the text in the metadata for the engine and the BHO.

Changing the icon requires a multiresolution icon. See #1538 for current progress on that front.

comment:5 Changed on 02/19/2015 at 07:48:44 AM by oleksandr

  • Milestone set to Adblock-Plus-for-Internet-Explorer-1.4
  • Resolution set to fixed
  • Status changed from reviewing to closed

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