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Why doesn't adblock plus work anymore on AOL mail?

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Just this past week, aol mail stopped loading. when I shut off AdBlock plus, the email messages reappeared, surrounded by all the ads of course. I've cleaned my cache etc, so don't understand why this isn't working anymore.

Just this past week, aol mail stopped loading. when I shut off AdBlock plus, the email messages reappeared, surrounded by all the ads of course. I've cleaned my cache etc, so don't understand why this isn't working anymore.
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FredMcD
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Open the blocker's options and have it not block that site.

Open the blocker's options and have it not block that site.
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FredMcD
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Separate Security Issue: Update your Flash Player or remove it using these links; Uninstall Flash Player | Windows {web link} Uninstall Flash Player | Mac {web link}

Note: Windows users should download the ActiveX for Internet Explorer. and the plugin for Plugin-based browsers (like Firefox).

Note: Windows 8 and Windows 10 have built-in flash players and Adobe will cause a conflict. Install the plugin only. Not the ActiveX.

Flash Player Version 32.0.0.114

https://get.adobe.com/flashplayer/ Direct link scans current system and browser Note: Other software is offered in the download. <Windows Only>

https://get.adobe.com/flashplayer/otherversions/ Step 1: Select Operating System Step 2: Select A Version (Firefox, Win IE . . . .) Note: Other software is offered in the download. <Windows Only> +++++++++++++++++++ See if there are updates for your graphics drivers https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/upgrade-graphics-drivers-use-hardware-acceleration

'''Separate Security Issue:''' Update your Flash Player or remove it using these links; [http://helpx.adobe.com/flash-player/kb/uninstall-flash-player-windows.html Uninstall Flash Player | Windows] {web link} [http://helpx.adobe.com/flash-player/kb/uninstall-flash-player-mac-os.html Uninstall Flash Player | Mac] {web link} '''Note: Windows users''' should download the '''ActiveX''' for ''Internet Explorer.'' '''and''' the '''plugin''' for ''Plugin-based browsers'' (like Firefox). '''Note: Windows 8 and Windows 10''' have built-in flash players and Adobe will cause a conflict. Install the plugin only. Not the ActiveX. Flash Player '''Version 32.0.0.114 ''' https://get.adobe.com/flashplayer/ Direct link scans current system and browser '''Note: Other software''' is offered in the download. <Windows Only> https://get.adobe.com/flashplayer/otherversions/ Step 1: Select Operating System Step 2: Select A Version (Firefox, Win IE . . . .) '''Note: Other software''' is offered in the download. <Windows Only> +++++++++++++++++++ See if there are updates for your graphics drivers https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/upgrade-graphics-drivers-use-hardware-acceleration
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I want to block the ads, so turning it off is not really a solution.

I want to block the ads, so turning it off is not really a solution.
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McCoy
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stephninmaine said

I want to block the ads, so turning it off is not really a solution.

Hello stephninmaine,

Would you please take a look at this article :

https://help.aol.com/articles/ad-free-aol-mail

And also :

https://yourbusiness.azcentral.com/delete-ads-aol-mail-23272.html

(Edit : typo .... )

''stephninmaine [[#answer-1204269|said]]'' <blockquote> I want to block the ads, so turning it off is not really a solution. </blockquote> Hello stephninmaine, Would you please take a look at this article : https://help.aol.com/articles/ad-free-aol-mail And also : https://yourbusiness.azcentral.com/delete-ads-aol-mail-23272.html (Edit : typo .... )

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jscher2000
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Adblock Plus has a support form here:

https://adblockplus.org/forum/viewforum.php?f=1

If something needs to be fixed in the extension, that would be a better place to raise the issue.

Adblock Plus has a support form here: https://adblockplus.org/forum/viewforum.php?f=1 If something needs to be fixed in the extension, that would be a better place to raise the issue.
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