Opened 5 years ago

Closed 4 years ago

#1491 closed change (fixed)

Add a pre-configurable option to disable the first run page in Internet Explorer

Reported by: sebastian Assignee: oleksandr
Priority: P3 Milestone: Adblock-Plus-for-Internet-Explorer-1.5
Module: Adblock-Plus-for-Internet-Explorer Keywords: growth, large-scale-deployments, 2015q2
Cc: oleksandr@…, simona, sebastian Blocked By: #1490, #2325
Blocking: #542 Platform: Internet Explorer
Ready: no Confidential: no
Tester: Unknown Verified working: no
Review URL(s):

https://codereview.adblockplus.org/29317083/

Description

Background

Some organizations deploying Adblock Plus on their network would like to disable the first run page. See #206 (Firefox) and #278 (Chrome) for more background.

What to change

Add a pre-configurable property (as implemented by #1487 and #1490) to skip the first run page.

Change History (14)

comment:1 Changed 5 years ago by oleksandr

  • Cc oleksandr@… added
  • Platform changed from Unknown to Internet Explorer

comment:2 Changed 5 years ago by simona

  • Keywords growth added

comment:3 Changed 5 years ago by oleksandr

  • Owner set to oleksandr

comment:4 Changed 5 years ago by simona

  • Cc simona added

comment:5 Changed 5 years ago by simona

  • Keywords large-scale-deployments added

comment:6 Changed 5 years ago by oleksandr

  • Priority changed from P3 to P2
  • Ready set

comment:7 Changed 5 years ago by oleksandr

  • Owner oleksandr deleted

comment:8 Changed 5 years ago by oleksandr

  • Priority changed from P2 to P3

Decreasing priority, since it's not on the roadmap and blocking issues are on hold.

comment:9 Changed 4 years ago by sebastian

  • Cc sebastian added
  • Ready unset

Since #1487 is obsolete, we need to come up with a different approach.

comment:10 Changed 4 years ago by oleksandr

  • Blocked By 2325 added

comment:11 Changed 4 years ago by fhd

  • Keywords 2015q2 added

comment:12 Changed 4 years ago by oleksandr

  • Owner set to oleksandr

comment:13 Changed 4 years ago by oleksandr

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

There is now a value in a registry key HKCU\Software\AdblockPlus called suppress_first_run_page. It needs to be set to "true" if FRP should be disabled.

comment:14 Changed 4 years ago by oleksandr

  • Milestone set to Adblock-Plus-for-Internet-Explorer-1.5
  • Resolution set to fixed
  • Status changed from reviewing to closed
  • Tester set to Unknown
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