Opened 5 years ago

Closed 5 years ago

Last modified 5 years ago

#2508 closed change (incomplete)

ABP not running inside Webview HTML tag ?

Reported by: nimrodsarda Assignee:
Priority: Unknown Milestone:
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Cc: sebastian, greiner, mapx Blocked By:
Blocking: Platform: Chrome
Ready: no Confidential: no
Tester: Verified working: no
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Windows 7 Home Premium Service Pack 1, Google Chrome Version 42.0.2311.135 m
, Adblock Plus 1.8.12.

How to reproduce

  1. Go to
  1. Install extension by pressing the "Add to Chrome" Button.
  1. Click extension icon (AOT).
  1. Paste the following ( Or any Other Pro-Ads Page) address into input line :
  1. Press The "APP" Button.
  1. Install the "Always on top" app by pressing the "Add to Chrome" button.
  1. Press the "APP" button from within the AOT extension again.

  1. The web address will open inside a Chrome app webview tage.

Observed behaviour

There is no filtering inside the app.

Expected behaviour

That there would be an in-app filtering method.

Change History (3)

comment:1 Changed 5 years ago by mapx

  • Cc sebastian greiner mapx added

comment:2 Changed 5 years ago by sebastian

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

Requests initiated by the <webview> element aren't reported to the chrome.webRequest API, and therefore can't be locked by Adblock Plus. I filed Until Chrome changes that, there is nothing we can do.

comment:3 Changed 5 years ago by sebastian

@nimrodsarda: The Chromium developers are asking for a screencast. Mind uploading one to the Chromium issue above?

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