The entire internet is inundated with ads. Most of them are good, but some are too intrusive. These advertisements often serve as a distraction to your purpose of visiting a web page. Users often visit various irrelevant sites by clicking ads while negating the primary reason for going to the web. Besides the distraction, these ads also eat away a sizable portion of your data allocation from your service provider. This is a browser add-on that helps you circumvent incessant ads so you can focus on your primary objective of visiting a website.
This application does an excellent job of blocking text ads and video advertising content on your web browser. The browser has a single interface and default settings which work for most users. For the advanced users, the application provides an advanced settings interface which allows the user to customize the app to work with precision to user preferences. The app enables the user to turn browser protection on and off on the fly as the need requires.
Other features of this app include a parental control which can be set to prevent minors from accessing adult and other dangerous content, a safe search that blocks adult content from search results, and sensitivity level based on age. This program supports almost all modern browsers, lightweights and has an intuitive interface.
It is part from popup / ad blockers category and is licensed as shareware for Windows 32-bit and 64-bit platform and can be used as a free trial until the trial period will end. The Adguard Web Filter demo is available to all software users as a free download with potential restrictions compared with the full version.