Some of the important features of the Clean Facebook™ addon are listed below. This is followed by an overview of this addon. This summary contains few words about the addon, its function, and its features. Next is FAQ, this section is useful to get information about how this addon works in your browser. If you couldn’t find a specific answer, please fill the bug report form on this page or the contact form on the homepage to let us know about your question. Following the FAQ, is the bug report form. It is designed to collect user feedbacks and bugs about this addon. Users can suggest improvements or feature requests through this form too. The next section is for submitting comments about this addon which uses the Facebook comments plugin. The last section is dedicated to reports submitted through the GitHub website. We hope the information provided on this page, could help you get all the basics you need about this addon and enable you to have a better experience with Clean Facebook™.
In short, Clean Facebook™ allows you to block annoying contents, scripts and banners from your Facebook page.
8 Reasons to Use Clean Facebook™
Allows you to block annoying scripts, images, iframes and many more from Facebook.
Ultra-lite: no significant memory and CPU usage.
It uses hard coded filtering rules for fast and reliable performance.
Effectively blocks annoying contents on both the Newsfeed and Sidebar.
You can easily switch the extension On or Off from toolbar popup.
Sidebar annoying contents (sponsored items) can be Blocked or Showed separately from toolbar-popup.
Newsfeed annoying contents (suggested posts) can be Blocked or Showed separately from toolbar-popup.
Available for all browsers and platforms.
Facebook is an online social networking website that allows you to connect with people all around the world. This website is used by people to stay in touch with their loved ones. Facebook offers various features such as games, groups, pages etc. It is a platform to create your own identity and gain popularity. This website offers video calling as well. After registration, you can use Facebook by setting up a profile. It is a good source of interaction. However, the annoying content on Facebook such as side promotions may be a nuisance for people. This is where Clean Facebook comes in handy.
Clean Facebook addon allows you to block all the banners and promotions that might hinder your surfing in a way. It allows to block annoying images, objects etc. that Facebook contains. This is helpful when chatting. This add-on does not occupy much space and does not reduce CPU usage at all as it only uses CSS technology to hide annoying contents. It offers fast and reliable performance for all browsers and platforms. It also blocks all the annoying content that may appear in the Newsfeed or Sidebar. This convenient extension lets you block bothersome posts such as suggested posts etc. Clean Facebook is available for all browsers and platforms. It is a user-friendly add-on that helps you to surf Facebook without interruption. It can easily be turned on and off through the icon that appears in the toolbar pop-up. I would recommend this add-on to everyone who are irritated by irrelevant content interrupting your surfing. This add-on can prevent annoying content from popping up over and over again. Clean Facebook can free you off all the content hinders your day-to-day activity on Facebook. It can be very helpful if you prefer a distraction-free surfing.
Frequently Asked Questions
1. How does this Addon works?
This extension works purely based on CSS technology. To read more about CSS, please take a look at this article in w3schools website. No other url monitoring mechanism are used to block annoying contents. The benefit of this method is in the ability to show and hide the annoying contents anytime you want. In other words, it does not completely remove them from the page, but only hides them from your Facebook page and anytime you want to see these items simply open the toolbar panel UI and click on the appropriate item.
2. How to Add or Remove the toolbar button in Firefox?
In order to add or remove the toolbar icon, right-click on a free space in your Firefox toolbar and then click on "Customize...". Now you can drag and drop the button to a new position. To get more info about the customization in Firefox, please read this post in Mozilla support website.
3. How can I download the source code for Clean Facebook™?
To download the source code for this extension from Chrome Web Store, it is recommended to use Extension Source Downloader. With this addon, you can download the source code as a ZIP or CRX format to your machine. If you want to download the source code from the Firefox addons store, please open the firefox download link (if available) in the Firefox browser and then right-click on the - Add to Firefox - button and select - Save Link As... - item. Choose the destination folder on your machine and then save the file in XPI format. You can then rename the XPI format to a RAR or ZIP file. Some extensions may have a GitHub repo address, which you can use to download the source code as well. But, it may not be the latest version of the addon. Therefore, downloading the source code from the official web stores is the best option as it always gives you the latest version of the addon.
4. How to access to the settings for this extension?
There are no settings or options for this addon, other than the three options available in the toolbar-panel and described below.
5. How to uninstall this extension from your Firefox browser?
In order to uninstall this extension from Firefox, please go to Firefox Add-ons page, find this Addon from the list then press the Uninstall button.
6. How to uninstall this extension from your Opera or Chrome browsers?
In order to uninstall this addon from Opera, please go to extensions page, find this Addon from the list then press on the Remove button.
7. How to disable this extension?
In order to disable this Addon, there are two options available. The first and more convenient one is to disable the Addon from the toolbar panel UI. Once you open the toolbar panel UI, click on the first item at the top, you will see the addon is disabled immediately. Once the addon is disabled, all the banners and sponsored items will be shown in your Facebook page. Likewise, enabling the Addon will hide all these items from your Facebook page.
8. How to I unblock (show) news-feed contents?
To unblock the news-feed contents, open the toolbar popup and uncheck the second item in the panel.
9. How to I unblock (show) side-bar contents?
To unblock side-bar contents, open the toolbar popup and uncheck the third item in the panel.
10. Is the filtering list updated on a daily bases?
No, it is not updated on a daily bases, however every time you update the extension the filtering list will be updated automatically.
11. Is this addon compatible with all versions of Firefox and Opera?
Yes, it is fully compatible with all versions of Firefox including Firefox Nightly (multi-process). The same case is valid for Opera and Chrome browsers.
Your feedback goes a long way towards making this addon even better. With this bug report form, you can submit bugs or suggest enhancements for the functionality or performance of this addon. Please note, this bug report form will be sent to the developer(s) of this addon. You will not get an immediate or personal response at the moment. However, the developer(s) may contact you through the email address provided in this form for further clarifications or requesting additional information regarding the reported bug(s).
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