Advertisements are annoying when you are surfing with Facebook. Facebook Ads appears on the side of your Facebook Timeline, labeled with Sponsored Ads. Why Facebook has Facebook Ads? Answer to this question is well known and use of Facebook Ads is making Facebook richer everyday. But we don’t give a damn how much Facebook earns, thing here is we don’t want to be annoyed by those Sponsored Facebook Ads. So, in this how to we will see how to remove Facebook Ads from Internet Explorer 10 on Microsoft Surface.
Eliminating Facebook Ads in IE10 on the Surface
XDA forums member C-Lang created this mini-hack in his quest to rid the world of annoying ads. First, you need to download the zipped file available in the link above to initiate to remove facebook ad from internet explorer.
Once you have the file downloaded and extracted, open Internet Explorer 10. Go to Internet Options -> General -> Accessibility and check Format documents using my style sheet.
You will be asked to locate the style sheet, so go to Browse and find the css you extracted from the zipped file, then select that as your style sheet. Click on OK and there you have it.
Another XDA forum member, GoodDayToDie, did note that the Facebook ads are merely hidden—they still load and can still track your actions. So, this is more of a visual appeasement.
Being most visited site on web, Facebook is also expected to be one to be surfed most from Microsoft Surface. So, when you will be using Facebook from surface better to block Facebook Ads from Internet Explorer 10. Or, you can also use other Ad-blockers to remove ads from your browser.
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