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Not Seeing Ads With Ad Blocker Off?

I want to support Duolingo without subscribing to Duolingo Plus, so I turned off my Ad Blocker (uBlock Origin). The icon is grayed out on all pages, white-listed, and disabled, but no ads appear?

It's been like this for a few days now, so it's not a restart situation. It's not effecting my time on here, in fact it's more enjoyable, but I want Duolingo to get their coin, you know?

February 3, 2018



I had the same thing (also using uBlock - but turned off). I even sent a ticket to the DL support.

Yesterday, I turned off Private browsing in my Firefox settings, because it was necessary to watch videos on Netflix.

(Options->Privacy'n'Security->History->Drop down set to Use customs settings for history)

Big surprise, now the ads came back to me on Duolingo.

February 3, 2018


I had the exact same problem, then I recalled I added this to the hosts file of Windows: googleads.g.doubleclick.net
I deleted that line, and solved the problem.

October 13, 2018
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