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Discussion in 'Android Apps & Games' started by sushifor5, Jan 12, 2013.

  1. sushifor5

    sushifor5 Android Enthusiast
    Thread Starter

    I have droid wall installed on both my rooted LG Optimus V and my new stock Nexus 7 mobile (att sim). I have black listed certain apps from both WiFi and 3g so they cannot display ads. But the apps still are.... Yet, when I activate airplane mode, the apps do not display the ads.

    Is droid wall ineffective or is there a setting tweak of which I am unaware? Input appreciated! TIA
     


  2. D-U-R-X

    D-U-R-X turbo drinker

    Is it working on neither device or does it work on the Optimus V?

    IIRC, Droid Wall is a root only app, which is why it would not be working on your stock Nexus 7.
     
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  3. sushifor5

    sushifor5 Android Enthusiast
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    It works on the V most of the time, but not with all apps, like androzip. Odd... I wasn't sure if droid wall was root only, description didn't indicate unless I missed it, lol.
     
  4. electricpete

    electricpete Android Expert

    Yes you missed it (happens to the best of us from time to time).
    The very first thing in the description, all capital letters ;)

    "ATTENTION: ROOT REQUIRED!!!"

    https://play.google.com/store/apps/...EsImNvbS5nb29nbGVjb2RlLmRyb2lkd2FsbC5mcmVlIl0.
     
  5. sushifor5

    sushifor5 Android Enthusiast
    Thread Starter


    Duh, my bad! That's what i get for playing with my new toy at midnight, lol.

    Now if only i could figure out why I'm still getting an ad on androzip even with droidwall and adfree on my rooted phone. :)
     
  6. D-U-R-X

    D-U-R-X turbo drinker

    Not sure... I noticed that it wasn't always working on my DHD either... I moved to Avast, which also has that feature, along with other functionality :)
     
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