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Layover/Subscription pop up

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04 Oct, 2015 04:52 AM

It would be great if there were support for removing the annoying "please subscribe to our newsletter" layovers that seem to be on every website nowadays. Does anybody have an easy workaround for this incredible annoyance?

  1. Support Staff 1 Posted by Rhana on 05 Oct, 2015 06:26 PM

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    Hi Nancy,

    In-page pop-ups, or the "Subscribe to our newsletter!" pop-ups that overlay a web page when you visit a site, are not blocked by default because they are considered self-promotion rather than ads by EasyList (the primary filter list we use to determine what to block). You can turn on the Fanboy's Annoyances filter list in AdBlock's options if you would rather not see them. The Fanboy's Annoyance list blocks social media content, in-page pop-ups, and other annoying features on web pages.

    If you're seeing a pop-up like this with the Fanboy's Annoyances list enabled, please report it to the list maintainers. You can find the contact info in our Knowledge Base.

    AdBlock Community Manager

  2. Rhana closed this discussion on 05 Oct, 2015 06:26 PM.

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