- Aug 19, 2019
Simple fix for blocking those consents is to add the following to uBO:Google was driving me nuts with consent popups and YouTube video pauses.
ublock Origin while using AdGuard's annoyances filter didn't block/solve that.
With the AdGuard extension no more Google annoyances
In the test discussed here: Q&A - Evaluate your content blocker with Ad Block Tester AdGuard (with optimized filters didn't get 100%.
Enabling the EasyPrivacy filter took care of that and in the filter logs you can clearly see it doing its work.
I have the following eight filters enabled:
By using optimized filters, I have now 70106 rules.
and then for youtube, just add consent.youtube.com to cookie exceptions Block as described here:
Here is the easiest way to get rid of Google's "Before you continue to YouTube" prompt - gHacks Tech News
Works for me