Google:- Chrome – Clear Search History

Background Use Google Chrome quite a bit.   Issue Entered a URL into the search bar. Unfortunately, rather than entering google.com. Entered goggle.com Now when I try to go to google, goggle is being suggested. Correction Outline Access Google Chrome Access Browser Menu via the three vertical dots on the upper right corner From the … Continue reading Google:- Chrome – Clear Search History

Google:- Chrome Update ( Linux – CentOS )

Background Usually Google Chrome updates work seamlessly. One is prompted and the update occurs. But, this last update did not work for me.   Error Message Image   Textual Can't update Chrome.Chrome couldn't update to the latest version, so you're missing out on new features and security fixes. Remediation Outline Terminal Mode Launch terminal Google … Continue reading Google:- Chrome Update ( Linux – CentOS )

Chrome – URL Box Auto Complete – Removing An Entry

Background Throughout the day, I use WordPress quite a bit. My browser of choice is Chrome. As I access WordPress via the Chrome Address Bar and start entering the targeted WordPress URL, it begins offering previously accessed URLs that begin with WordPress. Unfortunately, it is so easy to accept auto-suggested entries and be taken to … Continue reading Chrome – URL Box Auto Complete – Removing An Entry

Eric Schmidt:- Birth of Chrome

Background Here is a humorous story.   Mozilla.Org In the little clip, Eric Schmidt touches on how Google sought to make Mozilla.Org's firefox better. As the software developers looked more into Firefox's code, they gained more insight. And, went a bit further.   Videos Eric Schmidt - Birth of Google's Chrome Videos Video #1 Published … Continue reading Eric Schmidt:- Birth of Chrome

Desktop Browsers Notifications Setting – Solid No

Background Let us go over the steps to prevent popular desktop browsers from prompting us for notifications.   Outline Google - Chrome ( Link ) Mozilla.Org - Firefox ( Link ) Microsoft - Edge ( Link )   Google - Chrome Outline Access Settings Enter chrome://settings/content/notifications into the URL Form Adjust Settings Navigate to the … Continue reading Desktop Browsers Notifications Setting – Solid No

Google – Chrome – Plugins

Background Reading through other people's hard work. Found out I may have to access Google's Chrome Plugins page to validate some settings. chrome://plugins/ Instruction was simple enough. Access the URL page and enter chrome://plugins/ Results Image Textual Remediation Content Settings Outline To access plugins, here are your options:- Access Options Access through the Chrome/Settings page … Continue reading Google – Chrome – Plugins

Google – Chrome – Configuration – “Heavy Ad Intervention”

Background Google's Chrome remains my browser of choice. But, on a busy research day, my laptop gets slower as I open up more windows and tabs. Configuration Fortune Fortunately, most web sites are free and supported by ads. Misfortune Unfortunately, some of the ads fall into there traps:- Clumsy Video Starts running based on entrance … Continue reading Google – Chrome – Configuration – “Heavy Ad Intervention”

Grammarly – Extension – Google Chrome

Background Another quick evaluation of a grammar checking tool. This time, Grammarly. Goal I Will attempt to use it in Google Chrome while writing a WordPress post. Download & Install Google Chrome The current URL for downloading the plugin for Google Chrome users is Link. Please visit the URL and click on the "Add to … Continue reading Grammarly – Extension – Google Chrome

Microsoft Editor Extension, A grammar checker

Background A quick evaluation of Microsoft Editor Extension. Goal Will attempt to use it in Google Chrome while writing a wordpress post. Download Google Chrome The current URL for downloading the plugin for Google Chrome users is Link. Please visit the URL and click on the "Add to Chrome" button Read the security disclosure Read … Continue reading Microsoft Editor Extension, A grammar checker