How to turn off Ad Block in Opera

Every modern browser has many different extensions for blocking ads. Opera already has a built-in ad blocker – an extension integrated into the browser. And despite the excessive abundance of advertising on some sites, sometimes you need to turn off ad blocker in Opera completely or on a particular site or page.

In this article we will take a detailed look at how to disable Adblock in Opera. We will see how to do this in the built-in ad blocker and third-party extensions like Adblock and Adblock Plus.

How to disable Adblock in Opera on a specific site

To disable Ad block in Opera on a specific site, follow the instructions below:

  1. Go to the site where you want to see ads;
  2. Click on the ad blocker icon with blue shield in the upper right corner of the browsers window;
    Built-in ad blocker in Opera browser
  3. Click “Turn off for this site”;
    Turn off Ad block on specific site in Opera
  4. After refreshing page (F5) you will see ads again.

If you are using a third-party extension, then for disabling Ad blocker for particular site you should do the following:

  1. Open the extensions quick access panel;
    Open Extensions panel in Opera
  2. Select the ad blocker extension in the list;
    Adblock Plus extencion on Opera
  3. Disable it for a specific site or page.
    Disable Ad block for a specific site or page in Opera

How to disable Adblock in Opera completely

In order to completely stop the work of the ad blocker extension in Opera, you need to:

  1. Open the main menu of the browser by clicking on the logo in upper left corner of browser;
  2. Go to “Extensions”. For quick access to the settings, you can use the hot keys Ctrl+Shift+E;
    Extensions open in Opera
  3. Move the switcher into an inactive state;
    Turn off Opera Ad blocker
  4. Restart browser.

After you done this steps, advertising will be displayed on all sites again. To turn the ad blocker back on, activate the switcher.


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