EZBlocker is a simple-to-use ad blocker/muter for Spotify. EZBlocker will attempt to block ads on Spotify from loading. If an ad does load, EZBlocker will mute Spotify until the ad is over.

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 file.

EZBlocker 1.7.1

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Latest: Download v1.7.3 (October 20, 2018)
Changelog and Previous Versions

EZBlocker requires Windows 8/10 or Windows 7 with .NET Framework 4.5+.

FAQ

Why is my Spotify is permanently muted?
There may be issues with EZBlocker muting Spotify on your computer. 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 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.

Why does my anti-virus say EZBlocker is a virus?
The latest version of EZBlocker may be picked up by a few anti virus programs. This is most likely due to the way EZBlocker disables Spotify's ads. If you do not feel comfortable downloading the executables directly, feel free to view the source code and compile it yourself.

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, comment below in detail the issue you're having.

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hohoho

29th November problem with new version of Spotify – blank screen while using blocker.

VER. 1.0.94.262.g3d5c231c

Amras

Only allow a black screen some days ago

EZBlocker Version: 1.7.3.0
Spotify Version: 1.0.94.262

Lars

Spotify looks like this when using EZblocker 1.7.3.0comment image

Ameen

Whenever I start EZBlocker while Spotify is running, Spotify restarts itself, and shows only a black screen with the three-dot menu button in the top left corner.
This persists until I reinstall Spotify, and only reoccurs when EZBlocker is running whilst Spotify is.
EZBlocker Version: 1.7.2.5
Spotify Version: 1.0.94.262
Windows 10

Xavier Rubio

It no longer works, when you open it Spotify goes black and doesn’t work anymore. I have both latest versions (Spotify and EZBlock).

Jose Abel

EZBlocker Version: 1.7.2.5
Spotify Version: 1.0.94.262

its making my sotify app crash and when restarting it I just get a black screen.

I tried different versions of Ezb and its not working in any case. Same problem, I get the black screen.

I’d provide pics but I can’t.

Any help?

Markus

EZBlocker Version: 1.7.3.0
Spotify Version: 1.0.94.262

Blank Screen since the latest Spotify Update

Pabs

EZBlocker Version: 1.7.2.5
Spotify Version: 1.0.94.262

Starting EZBlocker causes Spotify blackscreen