1

Can uBlock Origin be configured to prevent a new page from opening? Not merely preventing the new page loading, I want to prevent the page it is about to block every opening a new tab (or page).

I'm using it on both Firefox and TOR on both Win7 And Linux Mint. Besides blocking adverts, I use it to prevent unwanted ("hostile") redirects. The intended (hostile) page might not load but still opens a new tab/page with the details of the block. So while the new page is 'benign.' it still leaves me having to close a useless page. It would be more beneficial to me if iBlock stopped the redirect without opening a new tab/page, or for that matter, giving me any indication that anything has happened.

Is this configurable?

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.