The Omni Group
These forums are now read-only. Please visit our new forums to participate in discussion. A new account will be required to post in the new forums. For more info on the switch, see this post. Thank you!

Go Back   The Omni Group Forums > OmniWeb > OmniWeb Bug Reports
FAQ Members List Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

 
Bookmarks disappearing when using Ad Blocker Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Prev Previous Post   Next Post Next
Hi.

I just downloaded OmniWeb. I am trying to restrict it to just certain web sites. I first created a list of allowed sites in the preferences such as "apple\.com" in the allowed content in Ad Blocker. Then I add "/*" in the blocked content in Ad Blocker which I understand is the expression for blocking all sites.

However, as soon as I add "/*" as the blocked content, my bookmarks do NOT show up (they disappear the next time I start OmniWeb). If I then remove the "/*" from the blocked content list, my bookmarks reappear when I restart OmniWeb. (Otherwise, the browser acts as expected, allowing access to only the web sites I listed.)

Any ideas? I want to:

1 - block all websites so I can then ..
2 - allow only specific web sites (a small number)
3 - create bookmarks to some of these allowed sites

Thanks.

(Using Mac OS X 10.6.2)
 
 


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Projects Disappearing Stringfield OmniFocus for iPad 1 2011-06-25 08:11 AM
Disappearing projects Caroline Wilson OmniFocus 1 for Mac 1 2009-11-02 01:29 AM
CNN.com is sneaking past OmniWeb's pop-up blocker Ward OmniWeb Bug Reports 6 2009-07-14 02:25 PM
Ad blocker blocks youtube preview philonous OmniWeb Bug Reports 4 2007-11-28 01:27 PM
OmniWeb needs a good working ad blocker like PithHelmet uelef OmniWeb Feature Requests 14 2006-07-24 01:04 PM


All times are GMT -8. The time now is 06:36 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.