Opened on 12/12/2017 at 03:57:10 PM

Closed on 01/15/2018 at 12:41:46 PM

Last modified on 04/23/2018 at 07:09:47 PM

#6191 closed defect (fixed)

"Block Element" button shown for Chrome webstore

Reported by: kzar Assignee: mjethani
Priority: P2 Milestone: Adblock-Plus-3.0.3-for-Chrome-Opera-Firefox
Module: Platform Keywords:
Cc: sebastian, mjethani Blocked By:
Blocking: Platform: Chrome
Ready: yes Confidential: no
Tester: Ross Verified working: yes
Review URL(s):



Chrome 62, adblockpluschrome 62e3fd8a8949, Debian Buster

How to reproduce

  1. Open a new tab.
  2. Navigate to
  3. Click the ABP logo, notice the "Block Element" button is displayed
  4. Navigate to
  5. Click the ABP logo again.

Observed behaviour

The "Block Element" button is still displayed, clicking it doesn't work properly since our content scripts aren't injected since it's a special protected page.

Expected behaviour

The "Block Element" button isn't displayed for the Chrome Web store.


  • We noticed this while looking into #6183.

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Change History (7)

comment:1 Changed on 12/21/2017 at 11:30:13 AM by fhd

  • Cc trev removed

comment:2 Changed on 12/21/2017 at 11:30:53 AM by mjethani

  • Owner set to mjethani

comment:3 Changed on 01/15/2018 at 12:40:15 PM by abpbot

A commit referencing this issue has landed:
Issue 6191 - Update frame structure for Chrome Web Store pages

comment:4 Changed on 01/15/2018 at 12:41:46 PM by mjethani

  • Milestone set to Adblock-Plus-for-Chrome-Opera-Firefox-next
  • Resolution set to fixed
  • Status changed from new to closed

comment:5 Changed on 02/08/2018 at 01:34:39 PM by Ross

  • Tester changed from Unknown to Ross
  • Verified working set

Fixed. Block element does not appear for Chrome web store pages. It does in FF/Opera, but I'm guessing it is not a protected page in non-Chrome.

Chrome 64 / 49 / Canary (66) / Windows 7
Opera 49 / 36 / Beta (52) / Windows 7
Firefox 58 / 51 / Beta (59) / Windows 7

comment:6 Changed on 04/23/2018 at 01:51:22 PM by philll

I suspect we may have some regression here:

comment:7 Changed on 04/23/2018 at 07:09:47 PM by sebastian

Seems unrelated to me. Also see #6613.

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