Adblock Plus Version History

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Version 2.2.1.1-signed 804.6 kB Works with Firefox for Android 11.0a1 - 21.0a1, Firefox 9.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.6 and later, Thunderbird 9.0 and later

* Fixed issue affecting loading of filters in old Firefox version (including Firefox 10).
* Fixed wrong apostrophe encoding in translations (especially Italian).

Version 2.2.1-signed 804.7 kB Works with Firefox for Android 14.0 - 20.0a1, Firefox 14.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.11 and later, Thunderbird 14.0 and later

* New typo correction feature helps avoid landing on malicious web pages (not enabled by default) - see https://adblockplus.org/blog/typo-correction-feature-in-adblock-plus.
* Code license change: GNU General Public License version 3.0 instead of Mozilla Public License version 2.0
* Minor fixes

Detailed changelog: https://adblockplus.org/en/changelog-2.2

Version 2.1.2.1-signed 741.4 kB Works with Firefox for Android 11.0a1 - 19.0a1, Firefox 8.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.5 and later, Thunderbird 8.0 and later

Some startup performance and memory use improvements

Version 2.1.1.1-signed 742.4 kB Works with Firefox for Android 11.0a1 - 17.0a1, Firefox 8.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.5 and later, Thunderbird 8.0 and later

* Improved startup performance.
* Filter preferences: improved display in right-to-left locales.
* Fixed: Adblock Plus might break extensions like IE Tab using NPAPI plugins.
* Fixed: Filter subscriptions are no longer being updated automatically.
* Fixed: Firefox Sync support isn't working.

Detailed changelog: http://adblockplus.org/en/changelog-2.1.1

Version 2.1.1-signed 742.4 kB Works with Firefox for Android 11.0a1 - 16.0a1, Firefox 8.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.5 and later, Thunderbird 8.0 and later

* Adblock Plus can be installed without restarting the browser now.
* Added support for Firefox Mobile 14.
* Improved Thunderbird integration.
* Updated for upcoming Firefox releases (especially Firefox 15).

Detailed changelog: http://adblockplus.org/en/changelog-2.1

Version 2.0.3.1-signed 634.9 kB Works with Firefox 3.6.13 and later, Mobile 4.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.1 and later, Thunderbird 3.1.7 and later

* Added a way to disable automatic filter subscription updates by means of a hidden preference.
* Fixed: Blocking from context menu sometimes doesn't work if the context menu has a submenu.
* Fixed: Tabs on Flash and Java sometimes disappear before they can be clicked.
* Filter Preferences: Fixed the default width of the "Enabled" column.
* Blockable items: Fixed "Disable filter on site" feature.

Detailed changelog: http://adblockplus.org/en/changelog-2.0.3

Version 2.0.2.1-signed 644.1 kB Works with Firefox 3.6.13 and later, Mobile 4.0 - 11.0a1, SeaMonkey 2.1 and later, Thunderbird 3.1.7 and later

* Improved texts describing "non-intrusive ads" feature.
* Made toolbar icon properly customizable in Thunderbird.
* Fixed: Filter editing is broken in Firefox 3.6.
* Firefox Mobile: Fixed user interface to handle "non-intrusive ads" feature properly.

Detailed changelog: http://adblockplus.org/en/changelog-2.0.2

Version 2.0.1.1-signed 644.1 kB Works with Firefox 3.6.13 and later, Mobile 4.0 - 11.0a1, SeaMonkey 2.1 and later, Thunderbird 3.1.7 and later

* Experimental pop-up blocking support for the cases where the built-in pop-up blocker fails.
* New Filter Preferences dialog makes managing filters and subscriptions
* Custom filters can be organized into any number of filter groups.
* Backup and Restore functionality allows creating a copy of all filter preferences, not just custom filters.
* Added “Allow non-intrusive advertising” setting (can be changed in Filter Preferences, see http://adblockplus.org/en/acceptable-ads).

Detailed changelog: http://adblockplus.org/en/changelog-2.0.1

Version 1.3.10.1-signed 626.7 kB Works with Firefox 3.5 and later, Mobile 1.1 - 11.0a1, SeaMonkey 2.0 and later, Thunderbird 3.0 and later

* Added Latvian and Albanian translations.
* Fixed some minor issues.
* Some users will be asked to complete a survey about Adblock Plus.

Detailed changelog: http://adblockplus.org/en/changelog-1.3.10

Version 1.3.9.1-signed 608.3 kB Works with Firefox 3.5 and later, Mobile 1.1 - 10.0a1, SeaMonkey 2.0 and later, Thunderbird 3.0 and later

* Added experimental support for Firefox Sync
* New extension icons
* Updated for changes in Thunderbird 5
* Various minor fixes

Detailed changelog: http://adblockplus.org/en/changelog-1.3.9

Version 1.3.8.1-signed 559.1 kB Works with Firefox 3.5 and later, Mobile 1.1 - 7.0a1, SeaMonkey 2.0 and later, Thunderbird 3.0 - 3.3a4pre

* Fixed: Corruption in Adblock Plus data files might result in Adblock Plus being unable to block anything
* Fixed some minor SeaMonkey 2.1 issues
* Some minor improvements to the issue reporter

Detailed changelog: http://adblockplus.org/en/changelog-1.3.8

Version 1.3.7.1-signed 593.9 kB Works with Firefox 3.5 and later, Mobile 1.1 - 6.0a1, SeaMonkey 2.0 and later, Thunderbird 3.0 - 3.3a4pre

* Added Brasilian Portuguese translation again
* Slightly improved performance
* Fixed a potential memory leak (only occurring under rare conditions)
* Various minor fixes

Detailed changelog: http://adblockplus.org/en/changelog-1.3.7

Version 1.3.6.1-signed 464.9 kB Works with Firefox 3.5 and later, Mobile 1.1 - 6.0a1, SeaMonkey 2.0 and later, Thunderbird 3.0 - 3.3a4pre

* "Recommend us on Facebook" button can now be easily hidden (click the cross next to it).
* New translations: Esperanto, Upper Sorbian
* Improved display of web addresses in Adblock Plus user interface for right-to-left languages (Hebrew, Arabic).
* Various stability improvements

Detailed changelog: http://adblockplus.org/en/changelog-1.3.6

Version 1.3.5.1-signed 447.5 kB Works with Firefox 3.5 and later, Mobile 1.1 - 4.1a1pre, SeaMonkey 2.0 and later, Thunderbird 3.0 - 3.3a4pre

* Added support for Firefox Mobile 4
* Added support for Do Not Track proposal
* Special icon state for "whitelisted" webpages removed
* Various performance improvements

Detailed changelog: http://adblockplus.org/en/changelog-1.3.5

Version 1.3.3.1-signed 417.8 kB Works with Firefox 3.5 and later, Mobile 1.0 - 1.1.*, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.1b3, Thunderbird 3.0 - 3.3a4pre

* Fixed Adblock Plus 1.3.2 regression: Subscription downloads fail with some proxy servers

Version 1.3.2 417.8 kB Works with Firefox 3.5 - 4.0b9pre, Mobile 1.0 - 1.1.*, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.1b2, Thunderbird 3.0 - 3.3a1pre

* Persian translation added again, some other translations updated
* A few minor issue reporter improvements
* Fixed a bug preventing element hiding rules from working in some scenarios
* Fixed toolbar icon’s text which was showing up to the right of the icon rather than below it

Detailed changelog: http://adblockplus.org/en/changelog-1.3.2

Version 1.3.1 411.6 kB Works with Firefox 3.5 - 4.0b8pre, Mobile 1.0 - 1.1.*, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.1b2, Thunderbird 3.0 - 3.3a1pre

* New issue reporter allows notifying subscription authors about issues easily
* Better Firefox 4 support, dropped support for Firefox 3.0
* Significantly improved performance and memory use

Detailed changelog: http://adblockplus.org/en/changelog-1.3

Version 1.2.2 308.2 kB Works with Firefox 3.0.12 - 4.0b8pre, Mobile 1.0 - 1.1.*, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.1b2, Thunderbird 3.0 - 3.3a1pre

* Updates to support Firefox 4 nightly builds and Firefox 4 Beta 3
* Subscription dialog: Made "Add a different subscription" button less prominent
* Subscription dialog: Fixed bad Chinese translation for the "Add a different subscription" button

Detailed changelog: http://adblockplus.org/en/changelog-1.2.2

Version 1.2.1 308.2 kB Works with Firefox 3.0.12 - 4.0b3, Mobile 1.0 - 1.1.*, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.1a3, Thunderbird 3.0 - 3.2a1pre

* Updates to support Firefox 4 nightly builds and upcoming Firefox 4 Beta 2
* Preferences: more reliable formatting of dates
* Fixed: Tabs on Flash and Java display badly on some webpages
* Fixed: Comments would sometimes be interpreted as element hiding rules

Detailed changelog: http://adblockplus.org/en/changelog-1.2.1

Version 1.2 307.2 kB Works with Firefox 3.0.12 - 4.0b1, Mobile 1.0 - 1.1.*, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.1a3, Thunderbird 3.0 - 3.2a1pre

* Completely reworked subscriptions user interface, better first-run experience
* Many performance improvements, in particular improvements to startup time
* Fixed most issues with the "Tabs on Flash and Java" feature
* More information in the ABP icon tooltip
* Better Fennec, Thunderbird and SeaMonkey support

Detailed changelog: http://adblockplus.org/en/changelog-1.2

Version 1.1.3 307.2 kB Works with Firefox 3.0.12 - 3.7a5pre, Mobile 1.0b6pre - 1.1a2pre, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.1a1pre, Thunderbird 3.0 - 3.2a1pre

* Fixed regression: filter hits were counted in private browsing mode
* Fennec fix: subscription page no longer showing on each update

Detailed changelog: http://adblockplus.org/en/changelog-1.1.3

Version 1.1.2 307.2 kB Works with Firefox 3.0.12 - 3.7a1pre, Mobile 1.0b6pre - 1.0.*, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.1a1pre, Thunderbird 3.0 - 3.1a1pre

  • Minimal Fennec 1.0 support (at least Beta 6 required)
  • Made subscription downloads support load balancing, downloads can be distributed to several servers now
  • Subscription downloads no longer fail if network.http.redirection-limit preference is misconfigured
  • List of filter subscriptions no longer offered only on first installation, also offered on update if the user has neither filter subscriptions nor own filters
  • Improved recognition of document source for $domain option in the filters
Detailed changelog

Version 1.1.1 297.0 kB Works with Firefox 3.0.9 - 3.7a1pre, SeaMonkey 2.0b1pre - 2.1a1pre, Thunderbird 3.0b3pre - 3.1a1pre

Minimal requirements: Firefox 3.0.9, Thunderbird 3.0 Beta 3, SeaMonkey 2.0 Beta 1, Songbird 1.2, Prism 1.0 Beta 1

Detailed changelog: http://adblockplus.org/en/changelog-1.1.1
FAQ: http://adblockplus.org/en/faq

Version 1.1 301.1 kB Works with Firefox 3.0.9 - 3.6b1pre, SeaMonkey 2.0b1pre - 2.1a1pre, Thunderbird 3.0b3pre - 3.1a1pre

Minimal requirements: Firefox 3.0.9, Thunderbird 3.0 Beta 3, SeaMonkey 2.0 Beta 1, Songbird 1.2, Prism 1.0 Beta 1

Detailed changelog: http://adblockplus.org/en/changelog-1.1
FAQ: http://adblockplus.org/en/faq

Version 1.0.2 316.4 kB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 3.6a1pre, SeaMonkey 1.1 - 2.1a1pre, Thunderbird 2.0 - 3.1a1pre

Minimal requirements: Firefox 2.0, Thunderbird 2.0, SeaMonkey 1.1, Flock 1.0, K-Meleon 1.1 (see http://adblockplus.org/en/kmeleon for installation instructions), Songbird 0.7, eMusic Remote 1.0, Prism 0.9

Detailed changelog: http://adblockplus.org/en/changelog-1.0.2
Single-language builds: http://adblockplus.org/en/installation#single_language
K-Meleon builds: http://adblockplus.org/en/kmeleon
FAQ: http://adblockplus.org/en/faq

Version 1.0.1 309.2 kB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 3.6a1pre, SeaMonkey 1.1 - 2.0b1, Thunderbird 2.0 - 3.0b2pre

Minimal requirements: Firefox 2.0, Thunderbird 2.0, SeaMonkey 1.1, Flock 1.0, K-Meleon 1.1 (see http://adblockplus.org/en/kmeleon for installation instructions), Songbird 0.7, eMusic Remote 1.0, Prism 0.9

Detailed changelog: http://adblockplus.org/en/changelog-1.0.1
Single-language builds: http://adblockplus.org/en/installation#single_language
K-Meleon builds: http://adblockplus.org/en/kmeleon
FAQ: http://adblockplus.org/en/faq

Version 1.0 290.8 kB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 3.6a1pre, SeaMonkey 1.1 - 2.0a3, Thunderbird 2.0 - 3.0b2pre

Minimal requirements: Firefox 2.0, Thunderbird 2.0, SeaMonkey 1.1, Flock 1.0, K-Meleon 1.1 (see http://adblockplus.org/en/kmeleon for installation instructions), Songbird 0.7, eMusic Remote 1.0, Prism 0.9

Detailed changelog: http://adblockplus.org/en/changelog-1.0
Single-language builds: http://adblockplus.org/en/installation#single_language
K-Meleon builds: http://adblockplus.org/en/kmeleon
FAQ: http://adblockplus.org/en/faq

Version 0.7.5.5 240.6 kB Works with Firefox 1.5 - 3.1b3pre, SeaMonkey 1.0 - 2.0a2, Thunderbird 1.5 - 3.0b1pre

Not a real update, only to update compatibility info.

Version 0.7.5.4 241.7 kB Works with Firefox 1.5 - 3.0.*, SeaMonkey 1.0 - 2.0a1, Thunderbird 1.5 - 3.0a2pre

Compatible with: Firefox 1.5, Thunderbird 1.5, SeaMonkey 1.0, Flock 0.5, K-Meleon 1.1 (see http://adblockplus.org/en/kmeleon for installation instructions), Songbird 0.4 - and higher. Note: It is recommended to use at least Firefox 2.0, Thunderbird 2.0, SeaMonkey 1.1, K-Meleon 1.1 or Songbird 0.2, support for older versions will likely be dropped in a few months.

Detailed changelog: http://adblockplus.org/en/changelog-0.7.5.4
Single-language builds: http://adblockplus.org/en/installation#single_language
K-Meleon builds: http://adblockplus.org/en/kmeleon
FAQ: http://adblockplus.org/en/faq

Version 0.7.5.3 233.5 kB Works with Firefox 1.5 - 3.0b5pre, SeaMonkey 1.0 - 2.0a1, Thunderbird 1.5 - 3.0a1

Compatible with: Firefox 1.5, Thunderbird 1.5, SeaMonkey 1.0, Flock 0.5, K-Meleon 1.02 (see http://adblockplus.org/en/kmeleon for installation instructions), Songbird 0.2 - and higher. Note: It is recommended to use at least Firefox 2.0, Thunderbird 2.0, SeaMonkey 1.1, K-Meleon 1.1 or Songbird 0.2, support for older versions will likely be dropped in a few months.
Included locales: en-US, ar, ca-AD, cs-CZ, da-DK, de-DE, el-GR, en-GB, es-ES, et-EE, fa-IR, fi-FI, fr-FR, fy-NL, hr-HR, hu-HU, it-IT, ja-JP, ko-KR, lt-LT, mn-MN, nb-NO, nl-NL, pl-PL, pt-BR, pt-PT, ro-RO, ru-RU, sk-SK, sl-SI, sv-SE, th-TH, tr-TR, uk-UA, vi-VN, zh-CN, zh-TW

Detailed changelog: http://adblockplus.org/en/changelog-0.7.5.3
Single-language builds: http://adblockplus.org/en/installation#single_language
K-Meleon builds: http://adblockplus.org/en/kmeleon
FAQ: http://adblockplus.org/en/faq