AdAway is an open source ad blocker for Android using the hosts file. To all users with Galaxy Note Android 4 stock rom: The stock rom ships with a broken toolbox, which prevents AdAway from working.

• Read/Write access on system partition

• Root access: To write hosts file to system partition
• Internet access: To download hosts files
• Modify/delete SD card content: To export lists to SD card
• Wakelock: Wake up phone when AdAway updates in background
• Google Play Billing: To donate via Google Play Store

adblock, adblocker, ad blocker, advertisments, advertisment blocker

Open source alternative to
adfree, ad free, AdBlocker, AD blocker, MyInternetSecurity Pro

Add adaptive launcher icons (8+)
Add adaptive app shortcut (7.1+)
Add new hosts content screen.
So there is a brief explanation of what the file is and its actual first lines displayed. Now you could check if and when AdAway is applied even without having a third party file editor installed in your device. Otherwise, the button to open the hosts file is still available at the bottom of the screen.
Fix application title not restored on configuration change
Fix screen change when opening hosts file



Requirements: Android 4.1+

Download Links

AdAway v4.0.2-180509 APK / Mirror

Flash Recovery AdAway systemless install zip v2 / Mirror