How to uninstall Adblock Plus

See how you can uninstall Adblock Plus depending on your browser:

Chrome

 
Tip

To turn off, rather than uninstall Adblock Plus, follow the steps below.

How to turn off Adblock Plus...

  1. From the Chrome toolbar, right-click (Windows) / control-click (Mac) the Adblock Plus icon and select Manage extensions. The Extensions tab opens.
  2. Click the toggle off.
  3. Close the tab.

How to uninstall Adblock Plus...

  1. From the Chrome toolbar, click the Chrome menu icon, hover over More Tools and select Extensions.
    The Extensions tab opens.
  2. Locate Adblock Plus and click Remove.
    A dialog box opens.
  3. Click Remove.
  4. Close the tab.

Firefox

 
Tip

To turn off, rather than uninstall Adblock Plus, follow the steps below.

How to turn off Adblock Plus...

  1. Click the Firefox menu icon and select Add-ons.
    The Add-ons Manager tab opens.
  2. Select Extensions from the left menu.
  3. Locate Adblock Plus and click Disable.
  4. Close the tab.

How to uninstall Adblock Plus...

  1. Click the Firefox menu icon and select Add-ons.
    The Add-ons Manager tab opens.
  2. Select Extensions from the left menu.
  3. Locate Adblock Plus and click Remove.
  4. Close the tab.

iOS Safari

 
  1. Long-tap the Adblock Plus icon until the screen starts to wiggle.
  2. Tap the X in the upper-left corner of the Adblock Plus icon.

Safari

 
Tip

To turn off, rather than uninstall Adblock Plus, follow the steps below.

How to turn off Adblock Plus...

  1. From the Mac menu bar, click Safari and select Preferences.
    The Preferences window opens.
  2. Select the Extensions tab.
  3. From the left menu, clear the check box next to the Adblock Plus icon and the ABP Control Panel check box.
  4. Close the window.

How to uninstall Adblock Plus...

  1. Follow the steps above to turn off Adblock Plus. Do not close the Preferences window.
  2. Locate Adblock Plus and click Uninstall.
    A dialog box opens.
  3. Click Show in Finder.
    The Finder opens.
  4. Locate the Adblock Plus app and move it to the Trash.

Internet Explorer

 
Tip

To turn off, rather than uninstall Adblock Plus, follow the steps below.

How to turn off Adblock Plus...

  1. Click the Adblock Plus icon.
    Tip

    If you do not see the Adblock Plus icon, right-click the tab bar (the empty area near the tabs) and select Status bar.

  2. Select Disable everywhere.

How to uninstall Adblock Plus...

Adblock Plus must be uninstalled via the Control Panel.

Windows 8 and 10...

  1. From the Desktop, right-click Start and select Control Panel.
  2. Click Uninstall a Program.
  3. Select Adblock Plus from the installed program list and click Uninstall.
    A dialog box opens.
  4. Click Yes.
  5. Close the window.

Windows 7...

  1. Click Start and select Control Panel.
  2. Click Uninstall a Program.
  3. Select Adblock Plus from the installed program list and click Uninstall.
    A dialog box opens.
  4. Click Yes.
  5. Close the window.

Microsoft Edge

 
  1. From the Edge toolbar, click the Edge menu icon and select Extensions.
  2. Hover over Adblock Plus and click the gear icon.
  3. Scroll to the bottom of the dialog and click Uninstall.
    A dialog box opens.
  4. Click OK.
  5. Close the tab.

Opera

 
Tip

To turn off, rather than uninstall Adblock Plus, follow the steps below.

How to turn off Adblock Plus...

  1. From the Opera toolbar, right-click (Windows) / control-click (Mac) the Adblock Plus icon and select Manage extension. The Extensions tab opens.
  2. Locate Adblock Plus and click Disable.
  3. Close the tab.

How to uninstall Adblock Plus...

  1. From the Opera toolbar, right-click (Windows) / control-click (Mac) the Adblock Plus icon and select Manage extension. The Extensions tab opens.
  2. Locate Adblock Plus and click the X in the upper-right corner.
    A dialog box opens.
  3. Click OK.
  4. Close the tab.

Samsung Internet

 

Android 7 and 8...

  1. Tap and hold the Adblock Plus for Samsung Internet icon.
  2. When the bubble window appears above the icon, tap Uninstall.
  3. Tap OK.

Android 6 and below...

  1. Long-press the Adblock Plus for Samsung Internet icon.
  2. Drag and drop it to the Uninstall button at the top of the screen.
  3. Tap Yes.

Yandex.Browser

 
Tip

To turn off, rather than uninstall Adblock Plus, follow the steps below.

How to turn off Adblock Plus...

  1. From the Yandex Browser toolbar, right-click (Windows) / control-click (Mac) the Adblock Plus icon and select Manage extensions. The Extensions tab opens.
  2. Locate Adblock Plus and click On.
  3. Close the tab.

How to uninstall Adblock Plus...

  1. From the Yandex Browser toolbar, right-click (Windows) / control-click (Mac) the Adblock Plus icon and select Manage extensions. The Extensions tab opens.
  2. Locate Adblock Plus and click More details.
  3. Click Delete.
    A dialog box opens.
  4. Click Remove.
  5. Close the tab.
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