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ADGrimes
Making moves
Status: Trending idea

Ublock Origin is one of the most popular add ons, and I think it would be great to integrate it directly into Firefox and Firefox Mobile as a setting. Perhaps it could be part of the 'strict' setting of the tracking protection, or it could be a separate setting for blocking ads.

Microsoft Edge has a built in optional ad blocker on mobile, and I think having this in Firefox on desktop and mobile would be a great benefit, rather than relying on users knowing about it and having them download it from the add on store.

21 Comments
Status changed to: New idea
Jon
Community Manager
Community Manager

Thanks for submitting an idea to the Mozilla Connect community! Your idea is now open to votes (aka kudos) and comments.

claudiu
Strollin' around

Interesting idea!

Anonymous
Not applicable

I used to believe Firefox should have a built-in ad blocker, but now I think tracking protection works enough.

billyswong
Making moves

I would rather like to keep adblocker(s) independent of the browser.

dsx1
New member

Would love to see this implemented! uBlock should be the go-to extension for Firefox users and integrating it would be a much welcomed addition for privacy and general use

Anonymous
Not applicable

I don't think it's a good idea. I fear an arms race between ads and ad blockers.

banish_fault
Strollin' around

Why do we need to install an extension with "root" permissions over your data and this is not integrated like for example in happens in Brave? This must be integrated.

Ud
Strollin' around

I want some features of UBlock and the ability to add any blocklist i like.

Status changed to: Trending idea
Jon
Community Manager
Community Manager

Hey all,

Here with an exciting update…

Your idea has quickly received a great deal of votes (kudos) and support here in the Mozilla Connect community, so we are upgrading the status to “Trending idea.” This means it’s now one step closer to reaching our internal teams for review—learn more about The Idea Journey.

Please keep the conversation going (the more details, the better) and stay tuned for updates 😃

-The Community Team

Daybreak6798
Strollin' around

This would be beneficial to users security in general, and give a good fight against competing "privacy focused browers"