Three Easy Tips for Chrome

By | June 15, 2017
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Three Easy Tips for Chrome

This tip is for anyone using Google Chrome on Windows

1. Show recently viewed pages with a click

Did you know you can show a list of recently visited pages from the current tab? You can. All you have to do is right-click on the “Back” button and you’ll see a list of recently visited pages. And as illogical as it sounds, this also works with the “Forward” button too.

2. Drag-a-tab

Did you know that Chrome lets you detach a tab and open it in a new window? It does! All you have to do is drag the tab outside the active window. And you can also add it back to the original windows too. Just drag it back and drop it.

3. Drag your downloads

When you download a program using Chrome, you will see it on Chrome’s status bar (the bar along the bottom of the browser window). Did you know you can drag that download tab out of Chrome to your desktop or any folder on your computer?

Also, if you right-click that tab, you’ll get options such as “Show in folder”. “Open”,  and “Always open files of this type” on certain file types.

2 thoughts on “Three Easy Tips for Chrome

  1. Margaret Crozier

    Thank you! Now all I need is to remember these. 😉


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