How to block ads in Internet Explorer 11 for Windows 8.1

By | August 22, 2014
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We all are not liking ads during web surfing in our web browser. Now this time the Microsoft owned and the default browser of Windows  that is Internet Explorer 11 cannot do traditional plugins like as Google Chrome or Firefox Browser does, it means it is a big gripe for many who would like to use it as their main browser.

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Now the Internet Explorer 11 has fewer security issues, and it is gentler on your battery, that is important for the tablets, laptops, and the Surface. Now there is a way to block ads within Microsoft IE11 even without using a single plugins into the web-browser, and it does not involve any hacks or modifications. The tech giant Microsoft has given you the tools directly. In this article you will getting the steps which is very useful for you-

Steps to block ads in IE 11 for Windows 8.1 Operating System

  • First of all you have to open IE11 in Modern or Desktop mode
  • Now you have to bring up the Charms bar (swipe from the right)
  • Now you have Tap ‘Settings’
  • Now you have to choose Select ‘Privacy’
  • At last you have Tap ‘Add Tracking Protection Lists’

Following the above steps launches Microsoft’s IE gallery, an online repository for their browser add-ons. ‘Tracking Protection Lists’ is their fun euphemism for ad blocking.