Opened 6 years ago

Closed 3 years ago

#754 closed defect (rejected)

Google page steals focus from Element hider

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



Firefox Nightly 33.0a1 (2014-06-30)
Adblock Plus Dev-
Adblock Plus Element Hider-Dev-

How to reproduce

  1. Visit
  2. Search for something. "Test"
  3. Open Element hider and select an item on the search page
  4. Using the keys brings up the google search box.

Observed behaviour

Pressing "W" and "N" brings up search box instead of the Element Hider.

Expected behaviour

Using the Keys it shouldn't touch google. Should Allow Element hider to operate normally.

Change History (3)

comment:1 Changed 6 years ago by arthur

  • Cc arthur added
  • Component changed from Unknown to Extensions-for-Adblock-Plus
  • Ready set

Yes, disabling shortcut keys on websites while using EHH would be great. Another annoying example is Facebook. If you are logged in and want to quit the selection of EHH via "Q", it enables the chat.

comment:2 Changed 6 years ago by arthur

  • Ready unset

comment:3 Changed 3 years ago by trev

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

Mass-closing all bugs in the Extensions for Adblock Plus module, these extensions no longer work as of Adblock Plus 3.0 / Firefox 57.

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