Opened on 01/14/2017 at 10:49:44 AM

Closed on 11/10/2017 at 11:15:18 AM

#4800 closed defect (rejected)

javascript:window.opener popups are not recognized by ABP

Reported by: mapx Assignee:
Priority: Unknown Milestone:
Module: Adblock-Plus-for-Firefox Keywords:
Cc: trev, greiner, SMed79, fanboy, arthur Blocked By:
Blocking: Platform: Firefox
Ready: no Confidential: no
Tester: Unknown Verified working: no
Review URL(s):



firefox dev edition 52.0a2 (2017-01-13) (64-bit)
ABP last dev build

How to reproduce


ABP does not see the new popup (in the blockable items list)

In ABP for chrome the popup is seen as


see also the issue about other popups ABP cannot see / manage

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Change History (7)

comment:1 Changed on 01/14/2017 at 10:50:12 AM by mapx

  • Component changed from Unknown to Adblock-Plus-for-Firefox
  • Platform changed from Unknown / Cross platform to Firefox

comment:2 Changed on 01/15/2017 at 09:32:48 AM by mapx

  • Cc fanboy arthur added

comment:3 Changed on 01/15/2017 at 09:33:06 AM by mapx

Last edited on 01/15/2017 at 09:33:41 AM by mapx

comment:4 Changed on 01/15/2017 at 03:26:58 PM by mapx

other popups ABP for firefox is missing on these sites, or

in ABP for chrome blockable using

Last edited on 01/15/2017 at 07:19:53 PM by mapx

comment:5 Changed on 01/15/2017 at 07:16:08 PM by SMed79

Last edited on 01/15/2017 at 08:17:10 PM by SMed79

comment:6 Changed on 04/03/2017 at 07:17:53 PM by darkblue

Please fix this issue.

comment:7 Changed on 11/10/2017 at 11:15:18 AM by trev

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

Mass-closing all bugs in Adblock Plus for Firefox module, the codebase of Adblock Plus 3.0 belongs into Platform and User-Interface modules. Old bugs are unlikely to still apply.

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