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6th July 2019, 02:54 PM |#231  
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Running Blockada on my non-rooted Essential phone and only noticed one ad semiblocked in the speed test app, it shows up as a greyed out box. Doesn't block any ads on any other apps either. Now I remember why I deleted this last time I tried with a different phone.

Just out of interest, what adblocking solution do you use?
 
 
6th July 2019, 05:42 PM |#232  
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Just out of interest, what adblocking solution do you use?

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6th July 2019, 06:44 PM |#233  
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Thanks, but in which app do you use this hostfile?
10th July 2019, 11:45 AM |#234  
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Just out of interest, what adblocking solution do you use?

Can you post a screenshot ?
10th July 2019, 12:00 PM |#235  
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Can you post a screenshot ?

Screenshots of what? You must have me confused with someone else, I was asking a question of @GrapeBandit.

As an aside, big fan of yours, thanks for the great work.
10th July 2019, 12:03 PM |#236  
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Running Blockada on my non-rooted Essential phone and only noticed one ad semiblocked in the speed test app, it shows up as a greyed out box. Doesn't block any ads on any other apps either. Now I remember why I deleted this last time I tried with a different phone.

Can you post a screenshot?
10th July 2019, 12:05 PM |#237  
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Screenshots of what? You must have me confused with someone else, I was asking a question of @GrapeBandit.

As an aside, big fan of yours, thanks for the great work.

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10th July 2019, 04:07 PM |#238  
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Post a screenshot of what? The ads I see in Foto Gallery, or the greyed out ads in Speedtest? lol
12th July 2019, 11:37 AM |#239  
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Post a screenshot of what? The ads I see in Foto Gallery, or the greyed out ads in Speedtest? lol

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12th July 2019, 12:30 PM |#240  
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Don't believe me? I'll post them in a little while. For some reason, tapatalk says I don't have permission to upload photos!

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Both

https://flic.kr/p/2gwWJ5R
https://flic.kr/p/2gwX7qU
Also, since installing this, none of my flickr notifications show up, and sometimes it takes a few tries to uplaod a pic on flickr.
12th July 2019, 04:00 PM |#241  
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Don't believe me? I'll post them in a little while. For some reason, tapatalk says I don't have permission to upload photos!

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https://flic.kr/p/2gwWJ5R
https://flic.kr/p/2gwX7qU
Also, since installing this, none of my flickr notifications show up, and sometimes it takes a few tries to uplaod a pic on flickr.

Did you whitelist graph.facebook.com ?
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