I am looking for an ad blocker which works both in Internet Explorer 9 and all later versions. What options do I have?
I would prefer a solution that works without installing any 3rd party DLLs (something similar to Adblock for Chrome).
IE's built-in Tracking Protection feature does ad blocking. No add-on needed.
You'll need to subscribe to a Tracking Protection List. Your choices range from bad to good.
galacticninja once pointed out that some Tracking Protection Lists block tracking content only, not just ads. But plenty of lists deal with ads:
Simple Adblock costs $29.95 for the uncrippled version.
According to their own website they have automatic filterupdates and
Update: In 2013-08-13, Adblock Plus (ABP) for Internet Explorer has been released. It should be able to use ABP filter lists, like EasyList, EasyPrivacy and Fanboy's Annoyance / Social Blocking list.
Adblock Plus for Internet Explorer download page
This is separate from, and could be used with the Fanboy Tracking Protection List.
Most of the tracking protection lists listed in Internet Explorer's Gallery are designed to block tracking content only (not necessarily ads).
I installed the Easylist TPL and it did not remove the ads on some sites I use on a daily basis. However I found this one
(link is on the right) which is based on easylist and works great (at least for me)
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