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uBlock Origin filter greyed out

Unread postby Goodydino » Wed, 04 Apr 2018, 18:33

I added a filter to "My Filters" in uBlock Origin:
#div(id^=dropin)
Just recently, it was greyed out. Why? What is wrong with it?

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Re: uBlock Origin filter greyed out

Unread postby Moonraker » Wed, 04 Apr 2018, 18:36

Did you update UBO recently?
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Re: uBlock Origin filter greyed out

Unread postby Goodydino » Thu, 05 Apr 2018, 19:20

Yes. I am now using uBlock Origin 1.15.24. Why would it find a filter unusable?

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Re: uBlock Origin filter greyed out

Unread postby Moonraker » Thu, 05 Apr 2018, 20:56

have you tried removing the filter then reinstating it?
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Re: uBlock Origin filter greyed out

Unread postby coffeebreak » Fri, 06 Apr 2018, 01:07

Goodydino wrote:Yes. I am now using uBlock Origin 1.15.24. Why would it find a filter unusable?

Since v.1.15.12 a text editor, CodeMirror, has been integrated into uBO's dashboard.
The text editor rejected the filter's syntax, it doesn't see it as a valid filter.

I'm not remotely knowledgeable about these filters, but do have one suggestion.....
To make the editor recognize your filter, add a second ' # ' at the beginning, like so: ##div(id^=dropin)
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Re: uBlock Origin filter greyed out

Unread postby Goodydino » Fri, 06 Apr 2018, 21:08

Coffeebreak, the extra "#" did the trick. It is now an acceptable filter. Thanks a bunch.


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