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Having 2 problems : Ad Block and History both in Mozilla Firefox

#1_Shadi_Posted 8/3/2013 9:12:22 AM
When I use Ad block on my work computer(which uses Google Chrome), I have no problems with Ads. They don't pop up and their all blocked, but when I use my home computer( which uses Mozilla Firefox) I'm plagued by Ads even though I have Adblock. I'm guessing for the Firefox one, I have to manually block the Ads. How do I do this? Is it as simple as right clicking and clicking " Block this Ad"? I ask this because sometimes the option doesn't come up at all, especially for flash Ads.

Unto the History problem. I recently got a new motherboard and I've been using the computer for 2 weeks since. If were to check my History for Today, it would show me my most viewed pages and the rest of the stuff is things I did that day in no particular order. I'm not sure if I may have changed how the History is sorted but I want it back to the way where you can see your most recent history in sequential order.
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#2Rolen47Posted 8/3/2013 9:19:22 AM(edited)
I'm guessing you forgot to add a filter subscription to adblock. Click on Adblock, go to Filter preferences, then click on the "add filter subscription" button. Choose Easylist or Fanboy's list.

If you're still getting a lot of ads then you probably have some heavy malware on your PC. Download, install, and run a scan with Malwarebytes.
#3_Shadi_(Topic Creator)Posted 8/3/2013 9:24:09 AM
Rolen47 posted...
I'm guessing you forgot to add a filter subscription to adblock. Click on Adblock, go to Filter preferences, then click on the "add filter subscription" button. Choose Easylist or Fanboy's list.

If you're still getting a lot of ads then you probably have some heavy malware on your PC. Download, install, and run a scan with Malwarebytes.


I didn't mean like those randoms ads that pop up on your desktop, I meant those certain sites that kill you with flash ads,etc.

Thanks for the help for the first problem!
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#4Knight2520Posted 8/3/2013 9:40:09 AM(edited)
From: _Shadi_ | #001
I'm not sure if I may have changed how the History is sorted but I want it back to the way where you can see your most recent history in sequential order.


Find the Visit Date tab and click it.
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#5_Shadi_(Topic Creator)Posted 8/3/2013 12:16:56 PM
Okay I did that but why does it show my most visited sites AND THEN my most recent history?
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#6Knight2520Posted 8/3/2013 12:18:11 PM
Views -> Sort -> Sort by Visit Date
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#7_Shadi_(Topic Creator)Posted 8/3/2013 12:30:03 PM
That's what I did but I still see my most visited sites first then my most recent history. Vice versa when I do it A > Z
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#8_Shadi_(Topic Creator)Posted 8/4/2013 6:22:42 AM
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