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    Default How to stop ads

    New to android. Switched from iPhone.

    I get lots of ads that are notifications. Been that way since day 1. How do I stop them?
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    Red face Re: How to stop ads

    root device
    install ad away (https://sufficientlysecure.org/index.php/adaway/)

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    Default Re: How to stop ads

    You can install an ad network detector like Lookout Ad Network Detector. You can also long press on a notification and then select App Info--it may tell you what app is responsible for the ad.

    Posted via Android Central App--please excuse the brevity and any typos!

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