Right from the beginning google chrome aimed to be a simple and user friendly browser. That’s the main reason why most of the people love Chrome as a browser. Even though Google Chrome has some advance features other than just browsing the web. That you may or may not know before – Chrome Tips And Tricks
Use Google Chrome as Calculator
The google chrome omnibox work as a calculator. Type any numbers like 1+2 and the result will be displayed in the auto suggestions.
Use Chrome as Image Viewer
Google Chrome supports most of the image formats so why not use Google Chrome as image viewer. Just drag and drop image directly into Google Chrome and see the result.
Use Google Chrome as Media Player
You can not only watch online videos, audios and photos on your Google Chrome but here you can also play anything you have on your PC whether offline or online.
Just drag and drop the particular file to the chrome and chrome will start playing the video. You will also see the media controls here.
Use Google Chrome for Quick Note
You can open a text editor on your browser and can easily take any notes. For getting to text editor on Chrome go to this link data:text/html, <html contenteditable>.
Copy and paste this link in your chrome address bar and press enter.
Pin Frequently Used Tabs
If you open lots of tabs and want to save some space in your browser then simply pin the tab.
it will definitely free up some space for you. To pin a tab simply right click on the tab and click on Pin Tab option.
Chrome Secret Pages
Chrome has some hidden set of pages. These are hidden because its too complicated to use and only for coders and developers. To access these pages just type chrome://chrome-urls in the address box.
Just Like Windows and OS X Chrome has its own Task Manager. Chrome Task Manager shows all the processes running in the background and also shows the system resources which chrome is using.
Chrome Task Manager comes very handy when you get any problem in the browser and want to fix it. In Chrome task manager you will be able to see the CPU resources, Network Activity and the amount of memory used.
There are three different ways to open task manager on Google Chrome.
Firstly you can open the task manager by pressing Shift+Esc key.
Secondly right click on the upper side of the chrome and click on task manager option.
Thirdly go to the upper left corner of the chrome and click on the hamburger menu>more tools and here you will see the task manager option.
Chrome Autofill is a very nice feature. it will save you a lot of time if you are shopping online or filling the registration form, instead of typing again and again just used the autofill feature. It’s a huge time saver.
To use the Autofill feature, go to the hamburger menu at the top right side of your chrome. Now go to settings and scroll all the way down you will find show advanced settings hyperlink. Just click on it. It will show the advanced options. Scroll again and click on Manage Autofill settings. From here you can add your information’s. if you go to forms or any signup procedures it will fill up literally everything for you.
Reopen Accidentally Closed Tabs
If you are doing some important work and accidentally close all the tabs, and want it to open it again. Well you can easily open all the recently closed tabs by pressing Control-Shift-T.
Enable Guest Browsing
If someone wants to use your Laptop and you don’t want any changes in your browser then guest mode is the perfect option for this. Just enable Guest Browsing and don’t worry if your friends sign out you from gmail, facebook or other social accounts.
To activate guest browsing go to chrome settings scroll down and in the people section Enable Guest Browsing. To switch to the guest account, at the top right corner click on your username , then choose Switch Person and click on Browse as Guest.
if you know any other Google Chrome Feature, let us know in the comments below.