Opened on 11/26/2014 at 12:21:33 PM

Closed on 11/26/2014 at 05:12:25 PM

Last modified on 11/26/2014 at 05:15:06 PM

#1612 closed defect (fixed)

"Block element" removes overlay instead actual element

Reported by: passbrains Assignee: sebastian
Priority: P3 Milestone: Adblock-Plus-1.8.8-for-Chrome-Opera-Safari
Module: Platform Keywords:
Cc: Blocked By:
Blocking: Platform: Unknown
Ready: yes Confidential: no
Tester: Verified working: no
Review URL(s):

Description (last modified by sebastian)

Adapted from


Windows + Vista 64bit + Chrome/Opera + English
ABP version Adblock Plus Version

How to reproduce

  1. Install ABP extension on Opera.
  1. Load website
  2. See the video is playing in loop.
  3. Right click on video and block element.
  4. Filter added would be :
  1. Observe.


Observed behaviour

Video content does not get blocked and keep playing though filter was added successfully.

Expected behaviour

Added filter content shall be blocked.

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Change History (5)

Changed on 11/26/2014 at 12:21:35 PM by passbrains

comment:1 Changed on 11/26/2014 at 12:29:38 PM by sebastian

  • Component changed from Unknown to Platform
  • Description modified (diff)
  • Owner set to sebastian
  • Priority changed from Unknown to P3
  • Ready set
  • Summary changed from Video content does not gets blocked though filter is added. to "Block element" removes overlay instead actual element

That is because the overlay instead its prisoner is removed.

comment:2 Changed on 11/26/2014 at 12:31:46 PM by sebastian

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

comment:3 Changed on 11/26/2014 at 05:12:25 PM by sebastian

  • Milestone set to Adblock-Plus-for-Chrome-Opera-Safari-next
  • Resolution set to fixed
  • Status changed from reviewing to closed

comment:4 Changed on 11/26/2014 at 05:15:06 PM by sebastian

  • Description modified (diff)
  • Platform changed from Opera to Unknown

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