Ad blocking using third-party extensions

Attention. This function is not available for all users since it's still being developed.

You can block ads in the Yandex.Browser using special extensions. Install the extension supported by the browser on your smartphone and it will block ads on websites.

  1. Supported extensions
  2. Enabling and disabling content blocking
  3. Controlling ad blocking on individual sites

Enabling and disabling content blocking

To turn on ad blocking:

  1. Tap  (if you don't see this button, then press the menu button on your smartphone).
  2. Select Settings.
  3. Go to the Content blocking section.
  4. Tap Content blocker extensions.
  5. A list of ad blocking extensions installed on your smartphone will appear on the screen. Select the desired extension.

To disable ad blocking, open your list of extensions and select Disable. If you delete the extension from your smartphone, the Disabled option will be selected automatically.

Controlling ad blocking on individual sites

Sometimes you will be required to allow ads on a specific site. For example, if an extension blocks necessary page elements along with ads, or if a site can't open when ad blocking is enabled.

Unblock ads on a site
  1. Tap  (if you don't see this button, then press the menu button on your smartphone).
  2. Tap Unblock content.

To resume ad blocking, tap Block content in the menu.