How to Get Rid of Adblock Plus

By Alexandra Bee

Adblock Plus is a free downloadable add-on for Internet browsers that helps stop pop-up advertisements as well as other interruptions. Adblock is available for a variety of browsers, but it is not extremely difficult to install or remove from your browser and computer's hard drive. Getting rid of Adblock plus only requires a few minutes and does not require computer programming or coding skills.

Firefox

Step 1

Open your Firefox browser, and allow it to load.

Step 2

Click "Tools," and then click "Add-Ons" from the top toolbar of the browser.

Step 3

Choose "Extensions" to view your current installed Firefox add-ons.

Step 4

Scroll and select "Adblock Plus" from the list of Extensions.

Step 5

Press "Uninstall" and restart your Firefox browser once the uninstall process is complete.

Google Chrome

Step 1

Launch the Google Chrome browser, and locate and select the wrench icon, to the right of the URL address bar.

Step 2

Hover over "Tools," and select "Extensions".

Step 3

Press "Uninstall" next to "Adblock Plus" to remove the extension from Google Chrome.

Safari

Step 1

Locate "Menu" > "Preferences" once the browser is loaded.

Step 2

Click on the "Extensions" button.

Step 3

Scroll and locate "Adblock Plus" and press the "Uninstall" button located next to the extension to remove it entirely.

Internet Explorer

Step 1

Open Internet Explorer.

Step 2

Select "Tools," and press "Manage Add-Ons".

Step 3

Click "All Add-Ons" under "Show" in the window.

Step 4

Locate and select "Adblock Plus," and select "Disable" once the application is highlighted.

Step 5

Click "Close" to save the settings of disabling Adblock Plus from Internet Explorer.