AdGuard for Windows is not just another ad blocker, it is a multipurpose tool that combines all necessary features for the best web experience. It blocks ads and dangerous websites, speeds up page loading and protects your children when they are online.
Unlike other ad blockers, AdGuard is designed with macOS specifics in mind. It not only provides defense against ads in Safari and other browsers, but it also protects you from tracking, phishing, and fraud.
AdGuard for Android is an ideal solution for Android mobile devices. In contrast to other ad blockers, AdGuard doesn't require root access and it provides a broad spectrum of features: filtering in apps, apps management and much more.
The most advanced blocker for Safari: it blocks all ads and counters, speeds up page-loading and it protects your personal data. More than 50 filters are available, which means you can adjust the filtering according to your preference.
AdGuard is the fastest and most lightweight ad blocking extension that effectively blocks all types of ads on all web pages! Choose AdGuard for the browser you use and get ad-free, fast and safe browsing.
Ad blocking extensions for Safari are having hard time since Apple started to force everyone to use the new SDK. AdGuard extension is supposed to bring back the high quality ad blocking back to Safari.
AdGuard Home is a network-wide software for blocking ads & tracking. After you set it up, it’ll cover ALL your home devices, and you don’t need any client-side software for that. With the rise of Internet-Of-Things and connected devices, it becomes more and more important to be able to control your whole network.
AdGuard Content Blocker will eliminate all kinds of ads in mobile browsers that support content blocker technology — namely, Samsung Internet and Yandex.Browser. While being more limited than AdGuard for Android, it is free, easy to install and still provides high ad blocking quality.
There are three things without which it is almost impossible to start your day: coffee, dreaming about Friday and reading some news on Facebook.
Well, here we must note that we don’t spend a day without Facebook. Where else we can see friends´ photos, funny videos, read the latest news and recommendations? Facebook is too big to ignore: according to the latest statistics, there are 1.15 billion mobile daily active users and an increase of 23 % year over year. In total,
this social network has over 2.20 billion monthly active users and these numbers are growing.
But Facebook is not only the biggest and the most popular social network, it is also a huge platform for the promotion. For this purpose, Facebook has a special tool Facebook Business which promises to get in touch with every possible customer of an alleged product. Also, Facebook is integrated with Instagram, so the advertisement published there can also appear in your Instagram feed.
It's evident that Facebook earns revenue from publicity, but ads and banners that appear on its sidebar do tend to be annoying.
And here comes the question — how to block ads on Facebook, is it even possible to get rid of them? Well, there is no way to block Facebook ads through Facebook itself, because its administration is not interested in it, so there is no official guide to disable them or opt out.
Even if Facebook ads don’t disturb you, always remember that Facebook always seeks to steal your data. And it doesn’t matter whether you have an account there or not. A few months ago we have conducted a research on the subject.
But for those who aspire to use Facebook without ads, there is an alternative way of removing ads and banners on this source, and the name of this tool is AdGuard.
AdGuard is a unique ad blocker aimed at removing banners, sponsored ads and other types of ads, also it can protect your privacy and make your navigation experience much better. We have a few products to offer you depending upon which device you use.
How to get rid of ads on Facebook for Windows/Mac users
AdGuard for Windows or AdGuard for Mac knows perfectly well how to stop ads on Facebook so that your opened page will be clear and free of ads.
Also, AdGuard for Windows will protect you from phishing websites as well. What’s more, Adguard’s main function is filtering ads on websites you are visiting and stopping you from entering potentially dangerous websites. It doesn’t matter which browser you use – AdGuard works fine with any website-viewing applications, saving your traffic and accelerating your navigation.
AdGuard for Mac is also perfectly aware of how to remove ads from Facebook and can filter other annoying website elements, such as contact forms, online consultation modules, etc.
Furthermore, you can try our addons for browsers that turn off Facebook ads as well. As for now we have plugins for Safari, for Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer, Opera and Yandex.Browser.
How to remove ads from Facebook for Android/iOS users
Of course, we have AdGuard for Android and AdGuard for iOS as well. Unfortunately, these versions of AdGuard can hide advertisements only on browser pages and not in the applications of your smartphones. But we assure you that AdGuard is doing its best in order to solve this issue, so watch for updates and enjoy fast and secure navigation with us :)
Why am I getting Facebook ads?
Facebook earns on its huge advertising platform. If you are getting ads on mobile app - well, there is nothing you can do about it. It's technically impossible to block ads there. On desktop or mobile browser you can easily get rid of them with an ad blocker.
Are Facebook ads dangerous?
They can be. Facebook not always controls its advertisers, so sometimes you can encounter really harmful ads."
Can Facebook ads cause viruses?
Facebook is overloaded with all kinds of ads. Chances are that you can click on a malicious one and download viruses. So make sure you are using an anti-virus and an ad blocker.
How do I block all ads?
Use a system-wide ad blocker like AdGuard.
Warning: You can do it on desktop or mobile browser. Currently it's technically impossible to block all ads on Facebook mobile app.
How do I get rid of ads without an ad blocker?
You can't. The only thing you can do - is to try playing with Facebook advertising settings to make ads more relevant. But it doesn't have any guarantee.
Are ad blockers legal?
Yes. Google the legal battles over ad blocking, and you will see that the right to use an ad blocker was acknowledged by a court order.
Are ad blockers safe? Do ad blockers track you?
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You can install AdGuard for Android only manually. Google prohibits distribution of network-level ad blockers via Google Play, i.e. apps that block commercials in other apps. You will find more information about Google restrictive policy in our blog.
To use the app on your mobile device, you will need to do the following.
First of all, allow installing apps from unknown sources in your device’s OS settings. For this you will need to:
For Android 8 or newer: tap on the downloaded AdGuard APK file and then on Install. If installation from your browser is not allowed, you will see a screen informing you about it. From this screen tap on Settings → Allow from this source → Back → Install.
Instruction for old Android versions
For Android 7: give the browser access to the repository. Then agree to download APK format. Open the downloaded file and install AdGuard.
For Android 6: open Settings, then select Additional settings in System & Device. Switch on Unknown sources and press OK in the system warning window.
(Please note that the path towards these settings may differ depending on a device).
For Android 5: open Settings, then select Security in the Personal section. Switch on Unknown sources and press OK in the system warning window.
You can now install the app on your device. You will see the request to save the downloaded file. Press OK.
When the download is complete, the system will ask you if you want to install the AdGuard app. Press Install.
Wait for the installation to complete and press Done.
AdGuard is now installed on your device. You can launch the app by pressing its icon in the list of installed apps.