Tony Thomas wrote:I recently installed Adblock plus with Firefox and found it very effective. Today, my fan is roaring with the high resource use - I have i7 3rd gen and 12Gb RAM. I will have to uninstall Adblock if this continues.
If your fan is roaring it means that your computer is doing some heavy processing and not that it uses up a lot of memory. You can check out how much memory an application is using by opening the task manager.