EZBlocker is a simple-to-use ad blocker for Spotify that automatically mutes commercials.

There are no fancy features, just pure ad blocking. When an ad is blocked, only Spotify is muted, so no other sounds will be affected. EZBlocker aims to be the most stable and reliable ad blocker for Spotify.

There’s no setup required – just drag it into any folder and run. To upgrade your EZBlocker, simply replace the executable.

EZBlocker v1.5

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For Spotify 1.0.X: Download v1.5.1.4 (March 14, 2015)
For Spotify 0.9.X: Download v1.4.0.1 (November 22, 2014)
EZBlocker Changelog

The latest version of EZBlocker is picked up as “Trojan.Generic” by a few AV vendors. This is most likely due to the way EZBlocker disables Spotify’s banner ads. If you do not feel comfortable downloading the executables directly, feel free to view the source code and compile it yourself.

EZBlocker requires .NET Framework 3.5 and Windows 7/8.

Help contribute on Github or by leaving a comment.

FAQ

What does “Mute Only Spotify” do?
If this is enabled, EZBlocker will only mute Spotify instead of your whole computer. This means other sounds from other programs will continue playing. People running Windows XP should keep this unchecked.

Why is my Spotify is permanently muted?
There may be issues with EZBlocker muting Spotify on your computer. If this is the case, uncheck the “Mute Only Spotify” option on EZBlocker. You can manually modify your Spotify’s volume by opening the Volume Mixer.

How do I block banner ads?
Check the “Block Banner Ads” box (in EZBlocker v1.5+ only) to enable banner blocking. Enabling and disabling this feature requires you to run EZBlocker with administrator privileges.

Does EZBlocker block video commercials?
EZBlocker will mute videos but not prevent them from playing. If you don’t want video ads, make sure you keep your Spotify minimized.

Can you make EZBlocker for Android/iOS?
EZBlocker for Android is available here. There are no current plans for an iOS version.

How do I donate?
I don’t accept donations for EZBlocker. I would rather you spend your money on Spotify Premium. If Spotify Premium isn’t offered in your region, I suggest donating to a non-profit such as the Tor Project.

Is EZBlocker open source?
Yes it is, and I encourage all to contribute. The source & technical description is available on Github.

If you run into any issues, email me with so I can get it resolved ASAP. Don’t forget to leave your feedback below in the comments section!

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  1. I just upgraded to Windows 10. I can confirm it still works just fine, I’m going to do a clean install later, so I’ll let you know if that causes any new problems. Just from upgrading alone though, it’s still working.

    It didn’t work at first, I had to restart EZBlocker once, but it recognized Spotify after that restart. Closed it down, reopened Spotify again by itself, and it’s still working just like it did in Windows 8.1.

    Loving Windows 10 so far by the way, super snappy for me.

  2. Mine is not working. I had it on my pc and it bugged out muting music bot musting ads, not opening and so on. I uninstalled it with the intention of reinstalling, but now everytime i click the file and run it, absolutely nothing happens. I have tried all versions. What should i do?