uBlock Origin

uBlock Origin

Finally, an efficient blocker. Easy on CPU and memory.

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uBlock Origin is available to install from Chrome Web Store and for download from this page. It has 10,000,000+ weekly active users The latest version is 1.46.0, and it was published a month ago.

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Total download count: 491
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All available versions

You can find the current and older versions of uBlock Origin here. You can download the archived versions or inspect their source codes.

As a free user, you can access up to 5 versions. Subscribe to the paid version of ChromeStats to access more available versions.

Version Download Size Download count Timestamp
1.46.0 Sign in to download 3.20M 26 2022-12-31
1.45.2 Upgrade subscription to download older files 3.22M 19 2022-11-20
1.44.4 Upgrade subscription to download older files 3.04M 39 2022-09-20
1.44.2 Upgrade subscription to download older files 3.04M 11 2022-09-07
1.44.0 Upgrade subscription to download older files 3.04M 5 2022-08-25
1.43.0 Upgrade subscription to download older files 3.03M 21 2022-06-19
1.42.4 Upgrade subscription to download older files 3.01M 67 2022-04-08
1.42.2 Upgrade subscription to download older files 3.01M 3 2022-04-04
1.41.8 Upgrade subscription to download older files 2.98M 17 2022-03-04
1.41.4 Upgrade subscription to download older files 2.98M 11 2022-02-24
1.41.2 Upgrade subscription to download older files 2.98M 15 2022-02-11
1.40.8 Upgrade subscription to download older files 2.95M 50 2022-02-09
1.40.4 Upgrade subscription to download older files 2.95M 11 2022-01-03
1.40.2 Upgrade subscription to download older files 2.95M 10 2021-12-31
1.39.2 Upgrade subscription to download older files 2.91M 36 2021-12-03
1.38.6 Upgrade subscription to download older files 2.84M 23 2021-10-17
1.38.4 Upgrade subscription to download older files 2.84M 6 2021-10-12
1.38.2 Upgrade subscription to download older files 2.84M 10 2021-10-03
1.38.0 Upgrade subscription to download older files 2.83M 12 2021-09-20
1.37.2 Upgrade subscription to download older files 2.82M 10 2021-07-29
1.37.0 Upgrade subscription to download older files 2.82M 7 2021-07-25
1.36.2 Upgrade subscription to download older files 2.81M 7 2021-07-07
1.36.0 Upgrade subscription to download older files 2.80M 6 2021-06-30
1.35.2 Upgrade subscription to download older files 2.76M 9 2021-05-08
1.34.0 Upgrade subscription to download older files 2.74M 6 2021-03-21
1.33.2 Upgrade subscription to download older files 2.73M 6 2021-02-08
1.32.4 Upgrade subscription to download older files 2.73M 6 2021-01-10
1.31.2 Upgrade subscription to download older files 2.79M 6 2020-12-04
1.31.0 Upgrade subscription to download older files 2.79M 6 2020-11-28
1.30.6 Upgrade subscription to download older files 2.77M 6 2020-10-21
1.30.4 Upgrade subscription to download older files 2.76M 6 2020-10-14
1.30.2 Upgrade subscription to download older files 2.78M 6 2020-10-08
1.30.0 Upgrade subscription to download older files 2.76M 6 2020-10-06
1.29.2 Upgrade subscription to download older files 2.79M 6 2020-09-12
How to install uBlock Origin from a CRX file
  1. Download the uBlock Origin CRX file .
  2. NOTE: Sometimes the browser may block downloading / installing CRX file from outside the Chrome Web Store. If so, you may need to download the ZIP file instead.
  3. In the URL bar, go to chrome://extensions
  4. Enable Developer mode
  5. Drag and drop the downloaded uBlock Origin CRX file into the Extensions page
  6. When prompted, click Add extension to install uBlock Origin.
How to install uBlock Origin from a ZIP file
  1. Download and unpack the uBlock Origin ZIP file to a directory of your choice.
  2. In Chrome browser, go to chrome://extensions
  3. Enable Developer mode.
  4. Click on the Load Unpacked button.
  5. Select the directory of with the unpacked uBlock Origin ZIP file from step 1. uBlock Origin is now installed on your browser.
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