HOW TO PREVENT ADS AND POPUPS FROM MAC
If you want to buy any laptop which should be safe from viruses and Trojans then first of all most of people will think about Mac’s because Mac are most safest from virus and Trojans but not from Ads. Because Ads on Mac can be pain in the head.
It will not pop until you connect your Mac with internet. Because ads are connected to internet when you once connect it with internet it will show you ads continuously back to back. It even show you some pop ups and cookies as well that help advertisers retarget ads at you where you go. Digital advertisers are everywhere. Nowadays they do not put banners on the road as a ad to attract peoples.
Now they put banners online like as ads if you spend more time online then you are more likely to see their ads many times in a day. The more ads you watch the more they earn. Not the agents who put their ad but the platform who showing you their ad. But the way of their earning is very irritated for some regular users of Mac’s.
Hence the movements away letting companies throw ads at people. Millions are turning to tried and tested ways to switch off ads with in browsers. Which we will cover in this article today we will tell you why you should block these ads and how you can do this on your Mac.
The method I will tell you is completely safe and I tried it first on my Mac and it worked with all so I think let’s not waste any more time and let’s get started by our first topic.
1). Why You Should Block Ads?
Many of you will think why we need to block ads we just use our Mac for few time so here are some huge benefits. Blocking ads will not just increase your browsing experience it will give you more benefit rather than browsing experience. It will keep you safe from Malware and trojen. For those who do not know what are malware and trojen.
Malware and trojen are viruses which can steal any kind of data from your mac once you clicked any wrong ad which is created by any hacker you will loose your all data whether it is bank details or social media account any thing which is connected with you Mac or stored in your Mac. Because cyber criminals are getting more and more smart they keep finding new ways to get into your Mac.
Nowadays they are using ad trick which are just fake when you click on then a virus gets a chance to get in your Mac then he just collect all of your main data and send it back to the hacker.
Because of these viruses are so strong even your antivirus can not scan or find them you will need very up to dated and strong antivirus to remove them. So now you know how dangerous it could be and why you should prevent these ads.
So now I will tell you my tested method with that method you can easily prevent ads from your Mac. So let’s not waste any more time and let’s get started with our method now.
2). How To Block Pop Ups/ Ads On Mac?
Now we will not take your much time we will just quickly tell you how to stop pop ups on Mac. I will tell you several methods for each and every popular browser in the Mac. If any of them did not work for you. Then you do not need to worry I will tell you mega solution in the end. Try that if any of them did not work for you. So let’s get started now.
BLOCKING ADS ON MAC SAFARI
Firstly for those who are using Mac safari you can just disable popups and unwanted ads in the security tab of safari preferences each and every box you can tick so safari will do all it can do for blocking ads for you. And it will give you warning if any of those ads are phishing webpage it is like meant to hack into your system.
How To Block Ads On Chrome
- Launch the chrome browser
- On the apple menu bar, click chrome > preferences
- In the left hand side panel of setting click extensions
- Settings and scroll down to advanced setting and within this, click to reset browser setting. A box will appear click reset.
How To Block Ads On Firefox
Just make sure that you are using the latest version of firefox. Preventing the latest cyber threats is the main reason of companies insists on so many updates back to back. This is really good for their users.
- Launch Firefox, Go to the apple menu bar and click tools.
- Click ad ons that will takes you to the ad ons manager page. At the left side panel you can see extensions if you find anything suspicious you can just simply remove it.
- To rest firefox, go to help and select troubleshooting information.
- In this page you will find reset firefox to its default state. Click reset firefox.
THAT CAN PREVENT YOUR MAC FROM ADS 80 TO 90%
How To Remove Ads On Mac’s
If any of those methods did not work for you then here is the mega solution which will work for you definitely with 100% surety. You can try this if any of those is not working for you and you still seeing ads in your mac. So let’s get started.
Adguard Allows you to block all advertising materials (even video and social media ads), increases security of your computer (warns about and prohibits access to malicious and phishing websites), helps to keep your data safe, protects your privacy by preventing tracking of your actions, also supports parents in protecting their children online with parental control. It is the all-in-one software. Adguard works in any browser with all popular operating systems. Try it right now and forget about annoying ads forever!
So in the last I would like say today’s our topic about adguard was about blocking ads in the Mac and i told you several methods to do it and each and every are working methods. If you find any trouble then comment below we will get you as soon as possible.