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Show all ads on a website except for one div?

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23 Nov, 2015 07:37 PM

Hi there,

I visit Ars Technica and their terms of use disallow ad blockers. So I added the site to the whitelist with:
@@$document But I just cannot handle the outbrain ads that appear in a single div. So I want to keep running AdBlock on all sites, but would like for all ads to be visible when I'm visiting Ars Technica, EXCEPT for a single div.

I tried removing the whitelist entry and adding this:[id="outbrain-recs-wrap"][id="topBanner728x90_frame"][id="xrailTop300x250_frame"][class="column-video-overlay"][id="xrailBottom300x251_frame"]
so that it would block the outbrain div but allow the divs for the other ads. But after I saved it, the other ads are still blocked.

Is there a way to whitelist the domain but still allow AdBlock to block one specific div? Maybe something like, I dunno,
@@$document~##div[id="outbrain-recs-wrap&q... I'm not saying that should work, but it would be great if you could put in an exception while whitelisting...

  1. Support Staff 1 Posted by Rhana on 24 Nov, 2015 09:53 PM

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    I believe whitelisting is either all or nothing. However, I've asked our developers if they have any suggestions.

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