Problems creating / editing messages on meta on chrome

On Chrome on Mac, I am not able to create or edit messages on meta. When I try, the app hangs at “saving”, and I get continual error messages in the inspector:


This has happened every now and then, and has come back today.

I thought it might be the privacy badger extension, but turning that off did not change things.

Hi @JQ331

if you have that error in Chrome, it’s your browser that blocks the url.

That happens if you use a Chrome Addin (like an Adblocker).

Try to disable all extensions.

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That seems to have done it (removing adblocker made the problem go away). Thanks.

Given how common adblocker is, isn’t it an issue that adblocker stops meta from working?


I use an Adblocker, but with FireFox. Never had a problem with a discourse forum.

May be you have a special / additional rule.

Your error

is curious, because it’s a local address. Normally, adblockers block external addresses.

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Looks like the problem is continuing today. I have turned off the ad-blocker on chrome. I am now running no extensions on chrome when I’m on meta.

Still getting same errors. Not able to save new messages or edit messages on meta on chrome at all.

i only use chrome and i do not experience the error you are getting

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