Adguard is a pop-up blocker that protects computers against threats that may enter the system through pop-up advertisements. The program’s interface provides a summary of statistics. There are also options for browsing security and users can add exceptions for certain websites. Adguard works on all popular web browsers, such as Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Opera, Safari, and Internet Explorer. It is capable of blocking video advertisements, rich media, and other types of advertisements that can hinder computer activities.
Upon installation, Adguard immediately starts working and no other configurations are needed. The program automatically performs updates to make sure that its database is always up to date.
Some of the advantages of using Adguard include:
• Faster page loading
• Prevents tracking
• Multilanguage support
• Collective intelligence filter
• Several usage modes
The Adguard comes with several filters to combat against advertisements and other threats that can harm the system. These include the spyware filter, social network widgets filter, experimental filter, and the user filter, which can be configured by the user by creating rules. Adguard also comes with the Adguard Assistant, a tool that can remove contents from a web page. The Adguard Assistant menu can be accessed by clicking on the icon at the lower right corner of the webpage.