How to Block Ads with AdBlocker in Microsoft Edge for Android?

Learn how to block ads in the Microsoft Edge browser for Android smartphones using the in-built Ad Blockers Plus extension. The AdBlocker also has an option to customize the sites to allow ads and block only intrusive ads.

Online advertisement is at peak these days. Almost every content creator and publisher has been engaging in an online advert for monetization. There is a number of ad networks that support this publisher which are top-notch in the advertisement industry, for example, Google, Bing, etc. but getting monetization from them is tough.

There are also a few low-quality advertising networks offering intrusive ads and ruining the user experience with pop-ups, redirects, etc. As a result, most of the people are opting into adblockers to prevent these adverts.

One such AdBlock plugin or extensions is AdBlock Plus which comes in-build in Microsoft Edge for Android phones.

How to Block Ads using AdBlocker in Edge Android?

Here are the steps to disable ads using AdBlock Plus in-built plugin or extension in Microsoft Edge for Android OS phones:

  1. Launch Microsoft Edge for Android browser.
  2. Tap on horizontal 3dots icon menu for options.
  3. Select the Settings menu from the options list.
  4. Scroll down to the Content blockers option, and tap on it.
  5. Enable the toggle button against the Block ads option to turn ON.

Adblock Plus in Microsoft Edge Android

This will block the advertisements and ads pop-ups for all sites within Microsoft Edge for Android. However, this option will still allow acceptable ads and block only intrusive ads on the browser.

In order to block all ads, tap on the Advanced settings section and toggle the button to disable the Allow acceptable Ads. This will block all the ads on the websites.

How to Whitelist Sites with AdBlock in Edge Android?

Here are the steps to follow in order to whitelist website from AdBlocker in Microsoft Edge for Android:

  1. Launch Microsoft Edge for Android browser.
  2. Tap on horizontal 3dots icon menu for options.
  3. Select the Settings menu from the options list.
  4. Scroll down to the Content blockers option, and tap on it.
  5. Enable the toggle button against the Block ads option to turn ON.
  6. Tap on the Advanced settings option.
  7. Choose Whitelisted websites option and enter the URL that you want to whitelist for ads.

Disable acceptable ads and whitelisted websites in Edge Android

This will enable ads only on the websites that are entered into whitelist listing, rest all other sites and blogs will stay blocked for any ads. You can remove a whitelisted website URL from the same tab listed.

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Kushal Azza
Kushal Azza
Fond of latest technologies and gadgets. I'm a digital dev and analytics consultant. Also, the geek behind this blog!

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