AdBlock for Firefox Version History

22 versions

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Version 3.20.0 1.6 MiB Works with Firefox for Android 52.0 and later, Firefox 52.0 and later

- Updated translations
- Fixed a small issue with CSP processing.
- Show the /update page to let users know what features have been updated in the last 6 months.

Version 3.19.1 1.6 MiB Works with Firefox for Android 52.0 and later, Firefox 52.0 and later

Fixed an issue that prevented AdBlock running correctly in Firefox for Android.

Version 3.19.0 1.6 MiB Works with Firefox for Android 52.0 and later, Firefox 52.0 and later

- Updated translations.
- Added a pause / un-pause option to the context menu.
- Added a keyboard shortcut (Command+Period on MacOS and Ctrl+Period on all other OSes) for toggling the pause everywhere option.
- Improved the performance of the advance element hiding.
- Added a new anti-circumvention filter list.
- Added support for the CSP and rewrite filter list options.
- Updated the format of the block count on the AdBlock popup menu.

Version 3.18.0 1.7 MiB Works with Firefox for Android 52.0 and later, Firefox 52.0 and later

Version 3.16.0 1.6 MiB Works with Firefox for Android 52.0 and later, Firefox 52.0 and later

- Updated translations.
- Fixed a whitelisting issue within subdocuments.
- Fixed an issue with opening a new tab from within a whitelisted subdocument.

Version 3.15.0 1.6 MiB Works with Firefox for Android 52.0 and later, Firefox 52.0 and later

- Updated translations.
- Fixed typos, and a few minor console errors.

Version 3.14.0 1.6 MiB Works with Firefox for Android 52.0 and later, Firefox 52.0 and later

- Updated translations.
- Show the /update page to let users know what features and fixes have been updated in the last few months.

Version 3.13.2 1.6 MiB Works with Firefox for Android 52.0 and later, Firefox 52.0 and later

- Updated translations.
- Added support for the webrtc, ping, and font filter list option.
- Added regular expression support for :-abp-contains().
- Added support for relative prefix within :-abp-has()
- Improved element hiding emulation to only use one style sheet.

Version 3.9.0 1.0 MiB Works with Firefox for Android 52.0 and later, Firefox 52.0 and later

- Updated translations.
- Upgraded jQuery and jQuery UI versions.
- Fixed an issue when white-listing a sub-document / iFrame.
- Updated the Crypto-Currency and the Polish language filter list URLs.
- Refactored (improved) a common utility function to improve the performance of AdBlock.

Version 3.8.0 915.1 KiB Works with Firefox for Android 56.0 and later, Firefox 52.0 and later

- Updated translations.
- Added a new filter list that blocks Crypto-currency mining scripts.
- Added support for Firefox for Android / Fennec.

Version 3.6.0 883.3 KiB Works with Firefox for Android 52.0 and later, Firefox 52.0 and later

- Updated translations.
- Fixed an issue with saving custom filters on the Customize tab of the AdBlock Options page.
- Fixed and improved the logic related to the new advance filter list syntax.
- Fixed a typo in the start up logic.
- Updated the log message text when a user clicks the 'Help and Feedback' option in the AdBlock pop up menu.
- Fixed an issue with the validation logic for the "Show ads on a web page or domain" text field on the Customize tab of the AdBlock Options page.

Version 3.5.1 877.2 KiB Works with Firefox for Android 52.0 and later, Firefox 52.0 and later

Fixed an issue in the 'id' locale file.

Version 3.5.0 877.2 KiB Works with Firefox for Android 52.0 and later, Firefox 52.0 and later

- Updated translations.
- Updated success text on the 'bug report' page.
- Added support for new filter list syntax.
- On the AdBlock Options page, Filter List tab, we've added a confirmation step when users un-subscribe from all filter list. We've also added a message when users un-subscribe to EasyList.
- Updated the AdBlock pop up menu to now have a link for Help and Feedback.
- Removed the unnecessary 'pt' locale folder.
- Fixed an issue when setting the 'right to left' indicator for 'RTL' languages such as Arabic.
- Updated band-aid code to block ads on certain sites.

Version 3.4.1 881.6 KiB Works with Firefox for Android 52.0 and later, Firefox 52.0 and later

- Updated translations.
- Fixed an issue with the AdBlock pop up menu not working in Firefox version 55+

Version 3.4.0 881.8 KiB Works with Firefox for Android 52.0 and later, Firefox 52.0 and later

- Added pop-up blocking.
- Fixed an issue with the AdBlock pop-up menu not working after History is cleared.
- Removed reading Easy List from a file included with the extension due to poor ad blocking performance at start up.

Version 3.3.4 1.4 MiB Works with Firefox for Android 52.0 and later, Firefox 52.0 and later

3.3.4:
- Fixed an issue with the YT channel white-listing feature. (#257)
- Fixed an issue with the 'use strict' directive in the functions.js file (#253)
- Updated the contact information for EasyList on the 'Report an Ad' page. (#259)
- Fixed an issue with pt_PT locale file.

Version 3.3.2 1.4 MiB Works with Firefox for Android 52.0 and later, Firefox 52.0 and later

Fixed an issue with pt_PT locale file.

Version 3.2.1 1.4 MiB Works with Firefox 52.0 - 56.*

- Changed the AdBlock popup menu to work in private mode.
- Removed all html tags from locale messages.
- Added the permission to support multi-process Firefox.
- Updated the band-aids processing for specific sites.
- Fixed the issue with included JavaScript libraries having different MD5 hashes.

Version 3.0.1 1.4 MiB Works with Firefox 52.0 - 56.*

- Removed the notificationoverlay.js file because it was no longer needed.
- All third party libraries (jQuery, jQuery UI, and Punycode) conform to Mozilla third party library version specifications.
- Modified all ajax() calls to include the "jsonp: false" parameter.
- Removed the AdBlock unique identifier from the data migration log message.
- Changed all synchronous XML HTTP Requests to asynchronous.
- Removed the "alarm" permission from the manifest.json, since it was not used.

Version 2.6.0 851.1 KiB Works with Firefox for Android 38.0a1 - 51.*, Firefox 38.0a1 - 51.*

- Updated Translations.
- Fixed an alignment issue with the version number in AdBlock Options page footer.
- Updated the 'donate to us' link on the AdBlock menu.
- Fixed an issue in the black list wizard, the second 'page' showed the attributes as undefined.
- Fixed an issue on the Options page with the bottom line not visible.
- Updated the contact information for the Hungarian filter list.
- Removed the 'Arabic' language filter list, and added 'Arabic & French' in its place.
- Updated the contact information for the Israeli / Hebrew filter list.
- Removed the check for the filter list syntax tutorial URL link on the Options page.
- Fixed the display of the 'debug information' on the Support tab on the Options page.
- Updated the filter list rule validation logic to allow domains with URL escape characters in filter lists.
- Added a check for the 'isTrusted' attribute in filter list subscription click handler.
- Added support for web socket filter list option.

Version 2.5.0 847.9 KiB Works with Firefox for Android 38.0a1 - 56.*, Firefox 38.0a1 - 56.*

2.5.0:
- Added logic to the 'Report an Ad' page to check if Acceptable Ads is enabled.
- Added Acceptable Ads filter list.
- Fixed incorrect URLs / links on the Support tab of the Options page.
- Added browser version, advanced option enabled indicator, block count total, ping count total, and acceptable_ads subscribed indicator to the ping data.

Version 2.1 812.9 KiB Works with Firefox for Android 29.0 - 37.*, Firefox 29.0 - 37.*

- Removed the Norwegian filter list since it is no longer active. (#133)
- For each subscribe filter list, added the last update timestamp to debug data. (#129)
- Added the malware notification setting to debug data. (#134)
- Added a check for undefined tabs / active tab / active tab url. (#138)
- Fixed a JavaScript exception when a Firefox window is closed. (#124)
- Enhanced the AdBlock Options / Support tab with a version check. (#117)
- Added a user confirmation prompt when subscribing to a new filter lists using the ABP syntax. (#127)
- Updated the HTTP 'GET' request for filter Lists (#116)
- Fixed a problem when trying to open a wizard a second time during the same browser session .(#113)
- Improved the survey processing logic (#111)
- Removed unnecessary code for other browsers (#108)
- Fixed a display issue of the wizards on certain sites (#137, #114, #103)
- Cleaned up and formatted the code (#87)
- Fixed an issue with the exclude filters (#97)
- Added badge text, showing how many ads were blocked (#95)
- Added the extension install date to the ping data (#93)
- Fixed a JavaScript exception during browser shutdown (#91)
- Added context menu support (#78)
- Added an option to hide number the of ads blocked shown in the popup menu (#81)
- Added YouTube Channel white-list feature (#84)
- Updated the Israel/Hebrew filter list forum link on the 'Report an Ad' page (#86)
- Improved the performance of the Add-on when using the Malware filter list. Also added an option to notify
the user when subscribed to the Malware filter list, and Malware is detected. (#75)
- Updated the Japanese filter list URL (#73)
- Added a user message that is displayed when the white-list and blacklist wizard can't run on older sites with framesets. (#49)
- Added the display of the custom subscription URL to filters page (#31)
- Added a 'reload page' option to the white list wizard. (#50)
- Added Firefox specific messages to the 'Report an Ad' page. (#64)
- Implemented a common debug function to be used when users report an issue or ad to the AdBlock support site (#45)
- Fixed a bug in the logic to update the AdBlock icon whenever a tab is updated (#61)
- In the 'Report an Ad' feature, the extension will now perform a check for known malware
domains in the list of resources. If resources from a known malware site are found, the
user is notified, and a link with more information is provided. If no malware resources
are found, the page continues to work as before. (#32)
- Removed the Spanish filter list from the options since it is no longer being supported (#51)