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Followed your recommendation to content block from standard to strict, and FIREFOX prompts me to "change" ad blocker source! Someting I am not getting, here?

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See my question above!

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Hi Phlyingphossil, when I switch from Standard to Strict, I see the attached. Is that where you are getting a message or is it coming from somewhere else?

(Note: to see the attachment, you need to return to this thread on the forum: https://support.mozilla.org/questions/1261338 )

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Sir, this is exactly what I see, and I followed Firefoxe's recommendation by "migrating" to "strict" from "standard."

YOU, i.e. FIREFOX, are MY ad blocker, yet, YOU, FIREFOX are prompting me "to change my ad blocker to alleviate problems I am experiencing.

Sorry, but I apparently failed to articulate the issue. Looking forward to your comments.

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Hi Phlyingphossil, I'm not sure where you see this part:

YOU, FIREFOX are prompting me "to change my ad blocker to alleviate problems I am experiencing.

Firefox's Content Blocking feature uses a single list and doesn't allow exceptions for individual sites on the trackers list. If you find that Content Blocking causes problems on a lot of websites, so you have to turn it off too often, you can switch to using an add-on ad blocker such as

https://addons.mozilla.org/firefox/addon/ublock-origin/