Opened on 05/19/2014 at 11:24:45 AM

Closed on 08/25/2014 at 10:09:03 AM

#519 closed defect (incomplete)

Adblock won't deactivate

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



Windows 7, Mozilla Firefox 29.0.1, Adblock 2.6, EasyList enabled.

How to reproduce

  1. Go to
  2. Disable Adblock for this site

Observed behaviour

Ads will not appear. Nether on, nor any other site I want to support.

Expected behaviour

Ads will appear.

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Change History (8)

comment:1 Changed on 05/19/2014 at 11:38:05 AM by mapx

  • Cc added

what other addons are you using ?

comment:2 Changed on 05/19/2014 at 01:38:14 PM by philll

Did you reload the page after disabling ABP for the site?

comment:3 Changed on 05/19/2014 at 03:38:20 PM by Fiskern

Of course I tried to reload page. I also tried to uninstall and reinstall without success.

Other addons:
Avast Online Security
Hola Unblocker
QuickShare Widget
Widevine Media Optimizer

comment:4 Changed on 05/19/2014 at 05:35:08 PM by mapx

QuickShare Widget seems to be malware

widevine ? did you install it ?

on the other hand, try disabling Avast Online Security and re-test (could be avast is blocking the ads)

comment:5 Changed on 05/19/2014 at 07:49:16 PM by Fiskern

QuickShare is the one I can't remember downloading come to think about it. Widevine is required by HBO Nordic.

comment:6 Changed on 07/09/2014 at 12:38:11 PM by philll

  • Platform set to Firefox

comment:7 Changed on 07/15/2014 at 01:40:13 PM by trev

  • Cc trev added

From the description of your issue, it doesn't sound like Adblock Plus is blocking the ads in your case. Please disable Adblock Plus via the Add-ons Manager and check whether you see the ads then.

comment:8 Changed on 08/25/2014 at 10:09:03 AM by trev

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

No answer in a while, resolving as invalid - this issue isn't reproducible and it doesn't sound like Adblock Plus is the culprit.

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