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DH4000

21 Nov, 2014 11:14 AM

following on from http://support.getadblock.com/discussions/questions/3090-adblock

it keeps saying apps extensions and user scripts can not be installed from this website Any help?

  1. Support Staff 1 Posted by Neelfyn on 21 Nov, 2014 07:14 PM

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    Hi DH4000,

    On Windows, Chrome extensions can only be installed from the Chrome Web Store, due to a Google policy.

    The only other way to install AdBlock without using the CWS is to download its source code and load it as an unpacked extension. Please however note that you will not be receiving automatic updates for the extension, and that we do not recommend using AdBlock as an unpacked extension for reasons other than testing.

  2. 2 Posted by DH4000 on 22 Nov, 2014 01:20 PM

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    I cant get on chrome store so i asked for the crx but why would a staff member put a link if it wont work anyway?

  3. Support Staff 3 Posted by Neelfyn on 22 Nov, 2014 10:34 PM

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    Hi DH4000,

    It should be still possible to install a CRX file manually on Mac and Linux.

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