Tag Archives: chrome

Microsoft Gives Up: Microsoft Edge Browser Will Soon Be Chromium-based

Microsoft Gives Up: Microsoft Edge Browser Will Soon Be Chromium-based Microsoft has always bucked the trend. They didn’t want to use Adobe’s Flash, so they created Silverlight which really never caught on. They didn’t want to modernize Internet Explorer and ended up losing the browser wars to Chrome and Firefox.  Now they’re throwing in the… Read More »

How to Set a Home Page in Your Browser

How to Set a Home Page in Your Browser This tip has been updated. You can use this tutorial to set a home page in Internet Explorer, Chrome, Firefox, and/or Edge. One of the questions we are asked the most is how to set a home page in a browser. It’s a fundamental question and… Read More »

How to Change the Default Download Location in Chrome

How to Change the Default Download Location in Chrome Chrome, by default, does not ask where you want to save your downloads like some other browsers do. Instead, it automatically saves files you download to your User account Downloads  folder (C:\ Users\Your user name\Downloads) . But you do have options.to customize Chrome’s default download location… Read More »

Several Ways to Close Your Browser Quickly

Several Ways to Close Your Browser Quickly Darcy reminded me of something today … as she always seems to do. And that reminded me to make sure that you all know how to close a browser that has become unresponsive or when you click something and suddenly you’re faced with a tech support scam popup… Read More »