Welcome to the Android Central Forums Create Your Account or Ask a Question Answers in 5 minutes - no registration required!
Results 1 to 8 of 8
Like Tree4Likes
  • 1 Post By Warpoet
  • 4 Post By taylorz_412
  1. Thread Author  Thread Author    #1  

    Default Ad free program?

    Forever ago, there was an ad free app to stop unwanted app ads. Does such a program still exist? I would love to stop those annoying ads when I open apps on my phone.

    Sent from my SCH-I535 using Tapatalk 2
  2. #2  
    paintdrinkingpete's Avatar

    Posts
    2,930 Posts
    Global Posts
    4,297 Global Posts
    Carrier
    TNTC

    Default Re: Ad free program?

    Quote Originally Posted by lou1210 View Post
    Forever ago, there was an ad free app to stop unwanted app ads. Does such a program still exist? I would love to stop those annoying ads when I open apps on my phone.

    Sent from my SCH-I535 using Tapatalk 2
    Apparently Google took them all down from the Play Store...

    See this thread for more info. There are some APKs you can download from there, including the AdFree app, but I'm pretty sure you have to be rooted to use it.
    adfree android - Page 14 - xda-developers
  3. #3  

    Default Re: Ad free program?

    Download and install F-droid ( http://f-droid.org/FDroid.apk). Open it search for AdAway.

    Sent from my Galaxy Nexus
    eibbed0001 likes this.
  4. #4  

    Default Re: Ad free program?

    Quote Originally Posted by lou1210 View Post
    Forever ago, there was an ad free app to stop unwanted app ads. Does such a program still exist? I would love to stop those annoying ads when I open apps on my phone.

    Sent from my SCH-I535 using Tapatalk 2
    If you don't want ads, stop using apps that are supported by ads.
  5. #5  

    Default Re: Ad free program?

    Quote Originally Posted by Ry View Post
    If you don't want ads, stop using apps that are supported by ads.
    Well to be honest it works on websites too. It is system wide not just apps.

    Sent from my Galaxy Nexus
  6. #6  
    taylorz_412's Avatar

    Posts
    2,092 Posts
    Global Posts
    2,266 Global Posts
    Carrier
    Clean ROM

    Default Re: Ad free program?

    Quote Originally Posted by Warpoet View Post
    Well to be honest it works on websites too. It is system wide not just apps.

    Sent from my Galaxy Nexus
    But ads on sites like androidcentral are what make them revenue so they can continue to have an awesome site! And by blocking the ads they won't make any money
  7. #7  

    Default Re: Ad free program?

    Quote Originally Posted by taylorz_412 View Post
    But ads on sites like androidcentral are what make them revenue so they can continue to have an awesome site! And by blocking the ads they won't make any money
    Is that also your advice for people who use popup blockers?
  8. #8  
    eibbed0001's Avatar

    Posts
    452 Posts
    Carrier
    Stock rooted

    Default Re: Ad free program?

    Quote Originally Posted by Warpoet View Post
    Download and install F-droid ( http://f-droid.org/FDroid.apk). Open it search for AdAway.
    This is what I did and I'm happy with the result. AdAway works very well, just remember to have it check for updates to its database once a week or so.

Similar Threads

  1. [game] words with friends ad free
    By lexriley in forum Android Games
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 08-26-2011, 05:39 PM
  2. Replies: 0
    Last Post: 08-24-2011, 01:00 PM
  3. Amazon: Ad Free Angry Birds?
    By Puzzlegal in forum Android Games
    Replies: 8
    Last Post: 08-20-2011, 07:15 PM
  4. So what else? I have Rom Manager, Wireless Tether, Ad Free...
    By Linkchomp in forum Sprint Nexus S 4G Rooting, ROMs, and Hacks
    Replies: 26
    Last Post: 08-07-2011, 03:47 PM
  5. problem...ad free wont go away
    By mps623 in forum Android Apps
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 01-20-2010, 05:23 PM

Posting Permissions