Computer newbies forum: AdBlock Plus won't install and I'm not sure what to do

by: haburson December 14, 2012 10:29 PM PST

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AdBlock Plus won't install and I'm not sure what to do

by haburson - 12/14/12 10:29 PM

I eventually got tired of dealing with all the extra ads on the internet and went to find AdBlock Plus. When I went to install it, nothing happened. Installed from Chrome's Appstore and it was stuck at "checking." My bf tried to help me find the folder in C\: where it would be installed, and we did manage to find it and manually extract the .rar folder into there, but as soon as a new browser was opened, that file would erase itself. We've tried everything we know, and even asked a few of our more computer savvy friends, but no dice. We don't know what to do, or why it wouldn't be installing. I did disable the security extensions, as well. Still nothing. Does anyone have another idea or another way to approach this?

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