Opened 6 years ago

Closed 6 years ago

Last modified 6 years ago

#1717 closed defect (incomplete)

Ad Block Plus does not block ads on CNN videos

Reported by: hrow Assignee:
Priority: Unknown Milestone:
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Cc: mapx Blocked By:
Blocking: Platform: Safari
Ready: no Confidential: no
Tester: Verified working: no
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Safari Version 8.0 (10600.1.25.1)

OS X 10.10.1

Blocks CNN ads fine in Chrome. Not at all in Safari

Change History (4)

comment:1 Changed 6 years ago by mapx

due to the safari api limitations:

Requests initiated by third-party plugins like Flash can't be blocked. This mostly affects in-video ads (like prerolls), however not those on YouTube, which are blocked in a different way.

comment:2 Changed 6 years ago by mapx

  • Resolution set to invalid
  • Status changed from new to closed

comment:3 Changed 6 years ago by mapx

  • Cc mapx added

comment:4 Changed 6 years ago by hrow

Thank you for the info. I guess I'll go back to Chrome.

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