Google Chrome is the popular browser for all the major operating systems. One of the best things about Google Chrome is the ability to add extensions to enhance the browsing experience. It helps to improve functionality, usability, privacy, and productivity.
Here in this article, we are going to discuss how to install and manage extensions on the Google Chrome browser. Now, if you use Microsoft Edge as a preferred browser then check out our guide on how to install and manage extensions on Microsoft Edge.
How to Install Extensions in Google Chrome
First of all, let us discuss how we can install extensions on the Google Chrome browser. For that, follow the steps mentioned below.
Step 1: Open the Chrome Web Store
Step 2: Find and select the extension you want to install on Chrome. You can either search for the extension on the search bar or browse by category to find the right extensions for you.
Step 3: After you’ve found an extension, you want to add, select the extension and click “Add to Chrome” to add the extension to your browser.
Step 4: A window will pop up if the extension needs certain permissions or data. To approve, click Add extension.
That’s it, this is how you can install extensions on the Google Chrome browser. After the extension finishes installing, you can manage the extensions from the extension page settings.
How to Manage Extensions in Google Chrome
Now to manage all the extensions installed on Google Chrome simply open the extension page.
To open the extension page, click the menu icon (three dots) at the top right of Chrome, point to “More Tools” then click on “Extensions.” You can also click on the extension icon on the toolbar and click on “Manage Extensions“.
Here you will find all the extensions, find the extension you want to manage, and click on “Details” to manage site access permissions.
Now if you want to disable and remove the extension for the google chrome browser then also you can do it.
To disable the extension temporarily simply “turn off” the toggle next to the extension name.
If you want to remove it completely then click on “Remove” and confirm your action by clicking “Remove”.
That’s it, this is how you can install and manage extensions on the Google Chrome browser. I hope this article was helpful to you. If you liked the article then you can share it with your friends.