What Is The Privacy Guide In Google Chrome

Google Chrome now has a privacy guide by which you can review and change the privacy settings after knowing what they can do. To access this tool, open privacy settings in Chrome by typing in the address bar:  chrome://settings/privacy Then click on Privacy Guide. It will open a wizard with on-screen instructions. Click on the Next button to continue. The Privacy Guide has two rows: When on...

How To Change The Display Language In Google Chrome

Google Chrome supports different languages for its UI (User Interface). So, you can change the default UI language to that of your choice. Here is how: Open Chrome browser, and access language settings by typing in the address bar:  chrome://settings/languages From the Languages section, click on the Add languages link. It will open the language selection menu. You can search for your language...

How To Set A Passphrase For Sync In Google Chrome

The sync settings in Google Chrome, by default, use your Google account to encrypt the synced data. You can change this so that Chrome uses a custom passphrase for sync set by you. This passphrase will not be stored by Google or use your account to decrypt it. Here is how: Open Google Chrome and access the sync settings by typing in the address bar:  Chrome://settings/syncSetup It will open the...

How To Change The Privacy Sandbox Settings In Google Chrome

The Privacy Sandbox initiative by Google is designed to test new online technologies without using personally identifiable information from users. Google Chrome already comes with the option of Privacy Sandbox enabled. It can be toggled on or off as needed. Here is how: Open Google Chrome, and in the address bar, type in:  chrome://settings/privacy At the bottom of the page is the Privacy Sandbox...

Enable Per Profile View In Google Chrome Task Manager

With different tabs open in Google Chrome, using the built-in Task Manager in Chrome can be a useful starting point to troubleshoot browser unresponsiveness or high memory usage. To open the Task Manager in Chrome, click on the dots icon from the top-right. Then choose More tools > Task Manager (or Shift+Esc shortcut). It will open the Task Manager that lists all the open tabs with their memory...

Make Content Sharing Easier With The Link Highlighting Feature In Chrome

Google Chrome has a useful feature of link highlighting. With this feature, you can select text from any part of the webpage and send it as a link. On clicking it, it will directly show that specific area rather than starting from the top of the page. This feature is available in Chrome from version 90 onwards, which means all recent versions have it. To check the version, type in the address bar: chrome://settings/help Using...