How To Block Ads On Your Android Devices

How To Block Ads On Your Android Devices

Today, ads are one of the great sources of money for various websites. Whether it is television, newspaper, radio, even Android apps, ads can be seen anywhere. You are watching something interesting on your browser or using an app in your Android device, every time pop up of new window or ads results in frustration. Ads are really an evil which can make your mood hell. They are irritating. Though ads are acceptable but sometimes become distracting and annoying when you are using an app, game or website.Obviously, if ads are popping up every time they need some data usage. Right? So, if you are suffering from unnecessary ads on, it is time to say good-bye to all irritating and annoying ads.

Install Adblock Plus For Android

Adblock Plus is an open source extension available for Android, Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer, opera, Safari and Maxthon which blocks annoying ads, disable tracking and block domains that are known to spread malware.

If you have an Android smartphone, Adblock Plus works well with both rooted and non-rooted devices. Adblock Plus doesn’t block anything until you add some filter lists.

If you don’t know then let me tell you Google has already removed ad-block apps from Google Play Store so, if you looking for ad blocker app, Google Play Store will not help you. You have to install ad-blocker apps using APK files.

How to set this configuration?

Step#1 For Android device go to Setting –> Applications

Step#2 Navigate to the Unknown Source

Step#3 Tap the Checkbox and click OK to confirm.

Once you are done with this part, your device will become ready to install ad-blockers.

How to install Adblock Plus?

Step#1 From your android device, open browser and search for Adblock Plus for Android. As soon as the search is complete you will receive an APK file adblockplusandroid-version.apk

Step#2 Open the downloaded files. Go to Open File Manger and click the file to Install. If you have rooted device, it will request the permission from the super user. Once the permission is granted, you are done.

In case of non-rooted devices you need to manually set up the proxy in your device.

Once everything is configured, Adblock Plus will start blocking ads. You can also set more options in ads filter lists.