Spotify AdMute

Spotify AdMute

An extension for muting Spotify during ads.

What is Spotify AdMute?
"Spotify AdMute" is a minimalist Firefox add-on designed to enhance your listening experience on Spotify by automatically muting the platform during ad breaks and unmuting it once the ads are over. This extension is user-friendly and uncomplicated, focusing solely on providing you with uninterrupted listening. Issues can be reported via email or directly through the GitHub repository.
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By: Divi
Users: 1,367 ▼ -3
Rating: 3.35 (23)
Version: 7.2 (Last updated: 2021-07-27)
Creation date: 2020-10-09
Weekly download count: 32
Firefox on Android: No
Risk impact: Moderate risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
Size: 9.26K
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Summary

"Spotify AdMute" is a very light-weight extension that mutes Spotify whenever ads play and unmutes after the ads are over. The extension is not bloated in any way; it does one and only one task of sparing you from listening to Spotify ads.

If you come across any issues while using the extension, shoot me an email or open an issue on the github repo (link below). The source code can be seen at https://github.com/Divi09112/Spotify-AdMute

User reviews
User reviews summary
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Pros
  • Used to mute ads effectively
  • Increased usage and enjoyment of Spotify
  • Some users report that it still works fine
Cons
  • Stopped working after Spotify made changes
  • Leads to Spotify getting stuck instead of playing music
  • Does not work for some users
Most mentioned
  • No longer works/Stopped working
  • Used to work perfectly/Worked great initially
  • Muting the ads functionally increased Spotify enjoyment
Recent reviews
Use uBlock Origin instead: https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/ublock-origin/

Used to work perfectly (I guess there was no way to SKIP the adds, but muting them worked). Until it stopped doing it. Guess spotify made a change...
by Christian, 2024-01-13
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Safety
Risk impact

Spotify AdMute may not be safe to use and it requires some risky permissions. Exercise caution when installing this add-on. Review carefully before installing.

Risk likelihood

Spotify AdMute has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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