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15 Aug, 2013 04:37 PM

My ads are being blocked, but the screen where they were is blank. Anyone know how to widen my usable screen by recovering that space?

  1. 1 Posted by Tomáš on 15 Aug, 2013 05:33 PM

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    Could you send me a link, where this situation occurs?

  2. 2 Posted by - - on 15 Aug, 2013 05:44 PM

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    In hotmail there is a sidebar which usually has ads in it. Since I installed AdBlock the ads are gone, but the blank ad sidebar is still there. My purpose for installing AdBlock was to have more screen space so that I don't have to scroll side-to-side in order to read my mail.
    If you will tell me how to send a copy of an email screen, I'll send it to you.

  3. 3 Posted by Tomáš on 15 Aug, 2013 06:33 PM

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    Hi Derrell,
    Currently we don't have support for this in our plugin.

    I will mail this to our developer about that.


  4. Tomáš closed this discussion on 15 Aug, 2013 06:33 PM.

  5. Kieran re-opened this discussion on 17 Aug, 2013 09:56 AM

  6. 4 Posted by Kieran on 17 Aug, 2013 09:56 AM

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    This seems like a filter list issue:

    Does disabling all filter lists at AdBlock button > Options > Filter lists fix the problem?

  7. 5 Posted by - - on 17 Aug, 2013 02:34 PM

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    Thanks, but that didn't solve the problem either.

  8. 6 Posted by Kieran on 17 Aug, 2013 06:09 PM

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    Does it show the ads?

  9. 7 Posted by - - on 17 Aug, 2013 08:09 PM

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    No, the ads used to show in a sidebar that was about 3 inches wide on the right side of my email page. Now the ads are gone and the sidebar is blank, but I can't widen my email page to get access to that space.

  10. 8 Posted by Kieran on 17 Aug, 2013 08:16 PM

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    What I meant was when you've disabled everything at AdBlock Button > Options > Filter Lists, can you see the ads?

  11. 9 Posted by - - on 17 Aug, 2013 10:14 PM

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    Oh, no, I unchecked the Custom and Easy List filters and the ads are not visible.

  12. 10 Posted by Kieran on 18 Aug, 2013 06:15 AM

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    OK then, what's in The big textbox at AdBlock button > Options > Customise?

  13. 11 Posted by - - on 18 Aug, 2013 02:41 PM

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    Under the Customize tab in the box is this:[id="RightRailContainer"][class="t_sbgc"]

  14. 12 Posted by Kieran on 18 Aug, 2013 04:59 PM

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    OK. Can you empty the box and disable all filter lists.

    Then, can you re-enable them one-by-one until you find the culprit. You can then use the filter list contacts page to contact them.

  15. Kieran closed this discussion on 18 Aug, 2013 04:59 PM.

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