Opened on 03/19/2014 at 11:17:35 AM

Closed on 06/21/2014 at 02:47:45 PM

#173 closed defect (fixed)

Adblock Plus for IE does not respect $third-party in filters

Reported by: arthur Assignee: oleksandr
Priority: P2 Milestone: Adblock-Plus-1.2-for-Internet-Explorer
Module: Adblock-Plus-for-Internet-Explorer Keywords: ie_devbuild_1.2
Cc: Blocked By:
Blocking: Platform:
Ready: yes Confidential: no
Tester: Verified working: no
Review URL(s):



Windows 8.1 x64
IE 11.0.9600.16521
Adblock Plus for IE 1.1

How to reproduce

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Observed behaviour

All content is blocked there as if the filter would be


Expected behaviour

It should not be blocked due to the $third-party flag in the filter


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Change History (11)

comment:1 Changed on 03/24/2014 at 10:16:30 AM by philll

  • Priority changed from Unknown to P2

comment:2 Changed on 04/29/2014 at 09:10:23 AM by oleksandr

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

The issue was not with the $third_party, but with request type detection. fixes it.

comment:3 Changed on 04/29/2014 at 04:18:54 PM by philll

  • Ready set

comment:4 Changed on 05/05/2014 at 10:53:01 AM by trev

  • Owner set to oleksandr

comment:5 Changed on 05/14/2014 at 04:39:00 PM by arthur

Is this the same issue?

There is this whitelist


in EasyList to prevent blocking the whole page by this filter


Note the ~ in $~third-party which means the opposite what $third-party does (that the filter will be applied on first-party resources only).

comment:6 Changed on 05/19/2014 at 08:56:31 AM by oleksandr

Seems like the issue remains and sometimes is still manifested even on

comment:7 Changed on 05/21/2014 at 01:38:11 PM by arthur

Have you also checked the issue with I mentioned?

comment:8 Changed on 06/05/2014 at 01:13:59 PM by oleksandr

  • Milestone set to Adblock-Plus-for-Internet-Explorer-next

comment:9 Changed on 06/16/2014 at 02:36:43 PM by oleksandr

The issue was actually fixed in the provided codereview and sites listed above are wokring ok. The fix was included into devbuilds since 1.2.635.

comment:10 Changed on 06/18/2014 at 06:30:26 PM by philll

  • Keywords ie_devbuild_1.2 added

comment:11 Changed on 06/21/2014 at 02:47:45 PM by oleksandr

  • Resolution set to fixed
  • Status changed from reviewing to closed

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