About Google Chrome Browser
The Google Chrome is a browser that combines a minimal design with sophisticated technology to make the web faster, safer, and easier.

1-SpeedChrome is designed to be fast in every possible way. It's quick to start up from your desktop, loads web pages in a snap, and runs complex web applications lightning fast.
2-PrivacyWe built Chrome not only to be faster, but also to put you in control of your private information while helping protect the information you share when you're online.
3-Simplicity: Chrome's browser window is streamlined, clean and simple. For example, you can search and navigate from the same box and arrange tabs however you wish -- quickly and easily.
4-Personalization: There are tons of ways to customize Chrome and make it yours. It's easy to tweak your settings and add apps, extensions, and themes from the Chrome Web Store.
5-SecurityChrome is designed to keep you safer and more secure on the web with built-in malware and phishing protection, auto-updates to make sure you have all the latest security fixes, and more.
6-AccountSigning in to Chrome brings your bookmarks, history, and other settings to all your computers. It also automatically signs you in to all your favorite Google services.

Tips and Tricks Using Chrome 

Chrome Login

1-Search in the omnibox
*timer/stop watch
*any search 

Omnibox Timer Extension
To set a reminder: Type “tm” > tab or spacebar > the time and message

3-Easter Eggs
*Do a barrel roll
*Zerg Rush
*Google in 1998

Chrome Tab Awesomeness

Here are a few tips for using your tabs in chrome.

1-Shift+Command/Control+Tab = to open up a tab you just closed

2-Pin a Tab: right click over the tab > select 'Pin Tab' to pin down the page (shifts the tab to the left)

3-Duplicate: right click over the tab > select 'Duplicate' to create a copy of that page

4-Command (MAC)/Ctrl (PC)+click over the link to open a link in a different page

5-Bookmark All Tabs: right click over the tab > select 'Bookmark All Tabs' so that all open tabs are saved in a folder

6-Command (MAC)/Ctrl (PC) + number of the tab. Ex. Command4 to get to tab #4

7-To split the tabs from a window, you drag the tab down

8-Re-organize your tabs by dragging them into the order you prefer

9-Command (MAC)/Ctrl (PC) + M to minimize the browser window

10-Command (MAC)/Ctrl+tab to switch through tabs

NEW-Mute a Tab: right click over the tab > select 'Mute Tab' to mute audio playing on that tab


1-Bookmarks Bar: Bookmark a site to the bookmarks bar
-To have the bookmarks bar appear at the top of the navigator: Settings > Bookmarks > Show Bookmarks Bar
(toggle it on/off PC = Ctrl + Shift + B; MAC = Command + Shift + B)

-Add a site to the bookmark bar: Go to the site you want to bookmark > Drag and drop the icon in front of the URL into the bookmarks bar area

2-Import Bookmarks*

Settings > Bookmarks > Import Bookmarks and Settings > *Select Import type > Import

*Importing from Safari and a Bookmarks HTML file are the only two options available.

3-Bookmarks Manager

To manage your bookmarks

4-Remove Text from a Bookmark Bar bookmark

Add the bookmark > Right click on the bookmark > Edit > Delete Name

5-Remove a bookmark

-To remove a bookmark: Go to the site > click over the yellow star or Bookmark Manager > Locate the bookmark > Right click > Remove

-To remove a bookmark from the bookmark menu: Right click over the bookmark > Remove

Incognito Mode If you don't want Google Chrome to save a record of what you visit and download, you can browse the web in incognito mode.

1-Click the Chrome menu (three dots on the top right) on your computer browser toolbar or touch Menu on your mobile device.

2-Select New Incognito Window (computer) or New incognito tab (mobile).

3-A new window will open with the incognito icon.

Google Help

What's not captured or saved?

-browsing history isn't recorded

-cookies are deleted

-extensions are disabled

Updates to Chrome

Updates are automatic and happen when you close and reopen your browser, however if you haven't closed/quit your browser, you may notice that your Google

Chrome Menu is a different color besides grey. Chrome menu on the browser change colors to green Update Chrome, orange Sync error, or red . If you see green that means an update has been available for 2 days, orange - 4 days, and red - 7 or more days. To apply an available update, just follow the steps below.

1-Click the Chrome menu on the browser toolbar.

2-Select Update Google Chrome.

3-In the confirmation dialog that appears, click Restart. The browser saves your opened tabs and windows and reopens them automatically when it restarts. If you'd prefer not to restart right away, click Not now. The next time you restart your browser, the update will automatically be applied.

Check for an update manually and see the current browser version
Click the Chrome menu Chrome menu on the browser toolbar and select About Google Chrome. The current version number is the series of numbers beneath the "Google Chrome" heading. Chrome will check for updates when you're on this page. Click Relaunch to apply any available update.


1-Search your history

2-Clear History (by time stamp)

3-Remove Selected Items


1-Clear All Downloads

2-Search your downloaded items

3-Open Downloads Folder link

Google Cloud Print Google Cloud Print is a new technology that connects your printers to the web. Using Google Cloud Print, you can make your home and work printers available to you and anyone you choose, from the applications you use every day. Google Cloud Print works on your phone, tablet, Chromebook, PC, and any other web-connected device you want to print from.

Cloud Ready Printers

Apps that Work with Google Cloud Print

More on Google Cloud Print

Extra Settings

1-Search by Voice
Video: Martin Van Buren
“Ok Google”

2-Set Your Home Page



1-Find all your Chrome Menus at chrome://chrome-urls/

*Mute tabs with unwanted audio by enabling “Tab audio muting.” chrome://flags/#enable-tab-audio-muting

2-Check out this list of Chrome keyboard shortcuts

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Jan 19, 2017, 9:15 PM
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