Switched to Google Chrome

  1. Clintlgm's Avatar
    Posts : 910
    Win 10 pro Upgraded from 8.1
       26 Jan 2018 #1

    Switched to Google Chrome

    Well after all these years of using IE, I give up. I've tried out chrome and I like it. Well I'll get used to it.
    Edge just leaves me missing a lot. Tried getting used to it, it just isn't going to work for me.
    So Chrome it is.
      My ComputersSystem Spec

  2. Caledon Ken's Avatar
    Posts : 12,266
    Windows 10 Pro x64 Build 1809
       26 Jan 2018 #2

    I'm a Chrome user too.

    Really like the sign in feature. Bookmarks, extensions available across my devices, you control what gets sync'ed. Use it on my phone and tablet which are both iOS.

    Take the time to check out the settings. Lots of things you can easily customize. Quick feature to create a desktop shortcut and I've set my Home Button to open this forum. (and it can be set to anything.)

      My ComputerSystem Spec

  3.    26 Jan 2018 #3

    Have you tried the new Firefox 58? I was a major Chrome user and never cared too much for Firefox but it has changed drastically both cosmetically and inside as well...it's good looking, fast, snappy and like Chrome you can set up an account so that in the future, anytime you install it (and log in to the account) it will remember all your passwords, settings, etc...

    Worth giving it a try! :)

    I've actually switched to using Firefox as my primary browser now...
    Last edited by Craig; 26 Jan 2018 at 11:20.
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  4.    26 Jan 2018 #4

    I use both Chrome and Firefox.
      My ComputersSystem Spec

  5. Clintlgm's Avatar
    Posts : 910
    Win 10 pro Upgraded from 8.1
    Thread Starter
       26 Jan 2018 #5

    Edwin said: View Post
    I use both Chrome and Firefox.
    Well I'm just whining myself off IE Chrome seems ok and fits with other devices. I had used firefox years ago when they were first out with tabs. IE got tabs and it was just a better browser for me at the time.
      My ComputersSystem Spec

  6. Berton's Avatar
    Posts : 5,877
    Win10 Home and Pro, Win10 Insider Preview, WinXP Home Premium, Linux Mint
       27 Jan 2018 #6

    I don't use many add-ons in Firefox but one I've found useful is the Extension called New Tab Homepage. Clicking the + on the tabs bar takes one to their Homepage as set in Options, in my case the Search engine duckduckgo.com.
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  7. Caledon Ken's Avatar
    Posts : 12,266
    Windows 10 Pro x64 Build 1809
       27 Jan 2018 #7

    Chrome has something like this, a Home Button. You can set to open generic new tab or a specific tab, mine is set to this forum and I set a number of clients to their mail.
      My ComputerSystem Spec


Related Threads
Google Chrome in Browsers and Email
Hi folks, since downloading and installing the 'Anniversary Update' I have not been able to open Google Chrome. I have uninstalled it and reinstalled it but to no avail. Anyone got any ideas please. Many thanks.
Hi all, I do not know what the problem is, but due to hardware limitations, the only browser that runs smoothly on my laptop is Google Chrome. I do have Firefox installed but it runs choppy at best, but google will load on it. I cannot figure...
Clean installed windows 10 last week and I'm now getting a few odd display issues. On occasion my google app launcher is not displaying properly, It is much too big. After opening and closing a few times it returns to normal size. The same thing...
Google Chrome help in Browsers and Email
Hi After updating to the new version 45.02454.85m Google chrome. some of the web site that to go on to I can no longer get the images to load up. Is anyone besides me having this problem? Is there s fixes? Thank you
Anyone upgrading to the new Chrome stable build 42.0.2311.90 and would like to revert back to the standard Bookmark Manager, here is how.... Type about:flags in search bar, press enter. Disable flag: Enable Enhanced BookmarksMac, Windows,...
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 17:41.
Find Us