Opened on 07/05/2014 at 02:00:36 AM

Closed on 11/10/2017 at 11:17:30 AM

#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.

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Change History (3)

comment:1 Changed on 07/07/2014 at 07:58:22 AM 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 on 07/07/2014 at 08:01:26 AM by arthur

  • Ready unset

comment:3 Changed on 11/10/2017 at 11:17:30 AM 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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