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Flashblock Alternatives

Flashblock is described as 'takes a pessimistic approach to dealing with Macromedia Flash content on a webpage and blocks ALL Flash content from loading. It then leaves placeholders on the webpage that allow you to click to download and then view the Flash content' and is a popular Ad Blocker in the web browsers category. There are seven alternatives to Flashblock for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Windows, Linux, Firefox and BSD. The best alternative is NoScript, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Flashblock are GNU LibreJS, RequestPolicy, Better Pop Up Blocker and 3P Request Blocker.

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  1. NoScript icon

    NoScript

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • Google Chrome
    • SeaMonkey
    • Firefox
    15 alternatives to NoScript 

    The NoScript Firefox extension provides extra protection for Firefox, Seamonkey and other mozilla-based browsers: this free, open source add-on allows JavaScript, Java, Flash and other plugins to be executed only by trusted web sites of your choice (e.g. your online bank).

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    GNU LibreJS

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • GNU IceCat
    • Firefox
    11 alternatives to GNU LibreJS 

    GNU LibreJS is a free add-on for GNU IceCat and other Mozilla-based browsers. It blocks nonfree nontrivial JavaScript while allowing JavaScript that is free and/or trivial.

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    1.  Privacy focusedGNU LibreJS is considered a privacy friendly alternative.
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    RequestPolicy

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Firefox
    16 alternatives to RequestPolicy 

    RequestPolicy is an extension for Mozilla browsers that improves the privacy and security of your browsing by giving you control over when cross-site requests are allowed by webpages you visit. It is the first comprehensive client-side protection against CSRF attacks and the...

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    Better Pop Up Blocker

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Google Chrome
    62 alternatives to Better Pop Up Blocker 

    Better Pop Up Blocker improves the default pop up blockers for Google Chrome and Apple Safari by blocking pop up windows opened by javascript, & other annoyances like alert, prompt, and confirm boxes.

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    3P Request Blocker

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Firefox
    17 alternatives to 3P Request Blocker 

    Prevent your browser from connecting to 3rd party domain without user consent. Increase your privacy, security, and speed by blocking unnecessary requests.

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    1.  No Tracking3P Request Blocker will not track you or use your personal data.
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      Flash Control

      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • BSD
      • Google Chrome
      • Chromium
      0 alternatives to Flash Control 

      A Flashblock tool for Chrome. Stay in control of Flash content.

      Flashcontrol automatically blocks Flash and allows you to unblock content selectively; reduce memory and CPU usage with an added re-block ability.

      It includes a helpful tool for content filtering; create a filter t.

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      UltraBlock

      62 alternatives to UltraBlock 

      UtraBlock is a browser extension that detects and blocks ads, invisible trackers and third-party cookies. It makes websites load faster, more secure and protects your privacy.

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      1.  Block TrackersUltraBlock has a feature to block trackers from tracking you.
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