You can mirror the entire screen of your computer to your Chromecast in three steps. Click the Cast icon, from the Sources drop-down, select Cast desktop and choose your Chromecast. This guide explains how to mirror your computer screens to a Chromecast connected TV. Sharing your computer’s screen on the TV is one of the […]
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You can change your Chromebook’s wallpaper automatically using the built-in Wallpaper Picker app or using third-party apps like Resplash. This article explains how to set this up. Do you want to change your Chromebook’s wallpaper automatically, every day or maybe every hour? Here are your options. Using the Chrome OS Wallpaper Picker App The built-in […]
This article explains how to install Grammarly or any other Android keyboard apps on Chrome OS. Note: This feature currently works on the Dev channel of Chrome OS. It might take a while before this feature is enabled. Install Grammarly or Gboard on Your Chromebook The first step in setting up Grammarly or any other […]
How do you take a screenshot or print screen on a Chromebook? Turns out there is a simple keyboard shortcut to do this. Let me tell you that right away! Ctrl + Window Switcher. This takes a screenshot of the full screen. Where is this “Window Switcher Key”? You will see this “Window switcher” key […]
Google is working on a shared clipboard that will let you copy text from one device and paste it on another one. Here is how this feature works. Enable Shared Clipboard (Flags and Canary for Now) I am currently using the Canary version of Chrome on desktop and phone. There are a couple of flags […]
Google Chrome now allows you to group tabs to manage them better. This article explains how to group tabs and how to manage tab groups in Google Chrome.
Google has enabled Google Lens support on the Canary version of Chrome on Android. This article explains how to use this new feature. Enable Google Lens Support Google Lens support for Chrome is still work-in-progress. You can try this on the Canary version of Google Chrome. To enable this feature: Open chrome://flags#context-menu-search-with-google-lens in a new […]
Google recently added a new security feature to Chrome. “Password Leak Detection” or “Password Protection” which came as an official extension initially was added to Chrome as part of the browser’s password manager. What is Password Protection? Password Checkup extension was released as a tool to avoid users continuing to use compromised passwords without being […]
Chrome’s Tab Group feature is slowly taking shape. It is not ready for Stable channel yet, but in the latest version of the Canary channel, you can rename and change colors for individual tab groups. Change Colors and Rename Tab Groups To rename or change the color of a tab group, click the group name […]
If you haven’t noticed, the search box in the middle of Chrome’s New Tab Page (NTP) is actually “fake”. It does not itself perform any search. The moment you start typing, the focus is moved to the address bar (Omnibox), and that’s where the real search happens. This might change soon. A code change request […]