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Its better to block ads on android through the hosts file rather than via a proxy but you need root for that. If you have root access the you can use Adaway along with an updated hosts file from XDA for a stricter ad blocking.( You can add the source location of the hosts file in adaway) http://adblock.mahakala.is If you don't have root access then you ...
You won't be able to block ads in the Youtube APP as long as you don't want to root your device. Blocking these ads requires changes to the DNS settings and you can't change these settings without root, nor can an app. When you don't want to root your device the only option I see is just to use Firefox (or a similar Browser), install the Adblocker addon ...
If you have root you can use adaway app. It's completely free and 100% working. You can download it here https://f-droid.org/repository/browse/?fdid=org.adaway . This app blocks all ads in browsers, all apps and games and youtube too, it uses hosts file to do so.
If you have a rooted Android device you can use xposed, there is a xposed module to block youtube ads: YouTube AdAway (plus a bunch of other Youtube mods and other android mods).
on master device: Configure wifi proxy manually adb pull /data/misc/wifi/ipconfig.txt on second device: adb shell svc wifi disable adb push ipconfig.txt /data/misc/wifi/ipconfig.txt adb shell svc wifi enable
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