Category Archives: Google Chrome

Start Google Chrome Always in Guest Mode

Start Google Chrome Always in Guest Mode

How to Start Google Chrome Always in Guest Mode

Starting in Google Chrome 77, you can create a shortcut to open Chrome in Guest Mode. The browser allows enforcing guest browsing mode, so it won't save cookies, the browsing history, and other profile-specific data. This feature is useful in terms of privacy. It plays well with a shared user account at home, or in any other environment.

Enable Color and Theme for New Tab Page in Google Chrome

Enable Color and Theme for New Tab Page in Google Chrome

How to Enable Color and Theme Dialog for New Tab Page in Google Chrome

Starting in Google Chrome 77, you can enable advanced appearance options for the New Tab page. It will allow to change its color, set a background image, and customize shortcuts using a new dialog. Let's see how to enable it.

Enable Global Media Controls in Google Chrome

Enable Global Media Controls in Google Chrome

How to Enable Global Media Controls in Google Chrome

Starting in Google Chrome 77, you can now enable Global Media Controls in the stable branch of the browser. Earlier, this interesting feature was limited to the Canary branch of Chrome. Let's see how to activate it.

Chrome 77 is out with the following change log

Chrome 77 is out with the following change log

Google is releasing a new version of their Chrome browser. Version 77 is now available to the stable branch users, featuring 52 fixed vulnerabilities and a number of improvements and minor changes. The new features include the new appearance for EV (Extended Validation) certificates in the address bar, fort rendering changes, a new welcome page, and more.

Enable Dark Mode for Any Site In Google Chrome

Enable Dark Mode for Any Site In Google Chrome

How to Enable Dark Mode for Any Site In Google Chrome

Google Chrome is known for having interesting experimental features which often can be enabled with a flag only. One of such features has recently landed on the pre-release versions of the browser, allowing to force enable the dark look for any web site and to override its style and appearance.

Chrome 76 is out, here are the changes

Chrome 76 is out, here are the changes

Google is releasing a new version of their Chrome browser. Version 76 is landing on the stable branch, featuring 43 security fixes and a number of improvements and minor changes. The new features include Flash blocked by default, Incognito mode detection resistance, intrusive ads blocked by default, and more.

Enable Volume Control and Media Key Handling in Google Chrome

Enable Volume Control and Media Key Handling in Google Chrome

How to Enable Volume Control and Hardware Media Key Handling in Google Chrome

Google Chrome 75 introduces a new feature that allows using media keys on the keyboard to control the media content playback in the browser. When enabled, it allows using the Volume Up, Volume Down, or Mute media keys, you will see a special toast notification with buttons that you can use to control media playback.

Pin Tabs Using Drag and Drop in Google Chrome

Pin Tabs Using Drag and Drop in Google Chrome

Google Chrome 77 introduces a new experimental "pin area" feature. It is a special area on the tab bar where you can drag and drop a regular (unpinned) tab, and it will become pinned automatically. It is a useful alternative to the context menu. Here's how to try it in action.

Disable Rich Search Image Suggestions in Google Chrome

Disable Rich Search Image Suggestions in Google Chrome

How to disable Rich Search Image Suggestions in Google Chrome

Google Chrome 75 introduces Rich Suggestions for Search. When you perform a search from the address bar, it adds extra details to search suggestions which the browser shows for the address bar. There can be some extra text details, a thumbnail image of the web site, a photo of a person, and so on.If you are not happy with this feature, here's how to disable it.