Never see smh or theage autoplay videos again!

Posted on 20 January 2011

Do you hate Fairfax’s horrible auto-playing videos? How about their retina-searing flash ads and giant fluorescent ad-wrap-arounds? Well, worry not!

First, download Adblock/Adblock Plus:


Use the EasyList filter (this kills all the ads). Now, add the following custom filters:

(In Firefox: Tools -> AdBlock Plus Preferences -> Add Filter…)

It should look like this:

Hooray! No more stupid freaking horrible autoplay videos and ugly ads! Win!

2 responses to Never see smh or theage autoplay videos again!

  • ben dudley says:

    but dude – what if I’m a sucker and still use IE?

  • Leave a Response

    You must be logged in to post a comment.

    Recent Posts

    Tag Cloud

    aspartame audio biochemistry books busy climate climate change communication diet coke dj gear driving email facebook finance gadgets geek gfc google hacking holidays idiots internet iphone methanol mining miscellaneous movies myths new zealand paranoia parody photos picture politics random religion robots science security skepticism toys video volcano wank work


    slightlyodd is proudly powered by WordPress and the SubtleFlux theme.

    Copyright © slightlyodd