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Forum topic by timbertailor posted 10-16-2014 01:38 AM 984 views 0 times favorited 9 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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timbertailor

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10-16-2014 01:38 AM

I know the site has to generate revenue, but some of these audio ads will take forever to load, and often, when I am out of the room the volume will skyrocket.

Is there a way to have these ads load muted, then ask to have the volume turned on, like other sites?

-- Brad, Texas, https://www.youtube.com/user/tonkatoytruck/feed


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#1 posted 10-16-2014 05:36 AM

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#2 posted 10-16-2014 06:05 AM


What ads?

- Rick M.

Great help?

I think there are some programs you can download that gets rid of Ads. Don’t know what they are called but maybe Rick Knows.

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#3 posted 10-16-2014 06:14 AM

I run Noscript on my browser. I like advertising and
find it symbolically fascinating. However, I’ve had
crashing problems so I block scripts.

On advertising, propaganda and mind control:

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#4 posted 10-16-2014 07:05 PM

I use Google and have yet to hear an audio add!

-- "I never met a board I didn't like!"

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timbertailor

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#5 posted 10-16-2014 10:25 PM

Not all of the ads play audio. Just some of them. And not immediately.

-- Brad, Texas, https://www.youtube.com/user/tonkatoytruck/feed

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#6 posted 10-17-2014 12:27 AM

what audio?

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#7 posted 10-17-2014 12:32 AM

I use Ad Block Edge in Firefox and haven’t seen an add in months.

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#8 posted 10-17-2014 03:40 AM


Great help?
- wseand

Yes?

Here you go, make your internet browsing about 500X better
https://adblockplus.org/

-- http://thewoodknack.blogspot.com/

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timbertailor

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#9 posted 10-17-2014 03:44 AM


Great help?
- wseand

Yes?

Here you go, make your internet browsing about 500X better
https://adblockplus.org/

- Rick M.

I just installed it for Chrome. Thanks for the link.

-- Brad, Texas, https://www.youtube.com/user/tonkatoytruck/feed

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