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With a market cốt truyện of over 65% across Mobile and desktop, Google Chrome is the most installed website browser used today. Here’s how you can make Chrome your device’s default browser whether it’s a smartphone, tablet, máy vi tính, or desktop computer.

In this guide, we will show you how to lớn mix Chrome as the default website browser on Windows, Mac, Android, iPhone, and ipad.

Note: To phối Chrome as your mặc định browser, you must download & install it first. If you use a Windows or Mac computer, you can tải về it from Google’s trang web. Alternatively, on your iPhone, máy tính bảng ipad, or Android device, use its respected app store.
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Make Google Chrome the Default Browser on Windows

Open up System settings by pressing Windows key+I, và then click on “Apps.”

From the pane on the left side, cliông chồng “Default Apps.”


Locate the Web Browser section, cliông xã on your current default browser, và then scroll through the danh sách and select “Google Chrome.”

Close Settings and that’s it. Chrome is now your default web browser.

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Make Google Chrome the Default Browser on Mac

Fire up Chrome & click Chrome > Preferences from the thực đơn bar or press Cmd+, (comma) lớn go khổng lồ the settings menu directly.

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From the panel on the left side, cliông xã “Default Browser.”

Under the Default Browser section, clichồng “Make Default.”

A dialog box will appear asking if you want lớn change your mặc định web browser. Click “Use Chrome.”

If you don’t see the “Make default” button, then Chrome is already your mặc định web browser.

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Make Google Chrome the Default Browser on iPhone/iPad

With the launch of iOS 14 & iPadOS 14 in 20đôi mươi, Apple made it possible to change the mặc định web browser on iPhone và ipad tablet.


RELATEDHow to lớn Change Your Default Browser on iPhone và iPad

Start by tapping on the “Settings” app on your iPhone or ipad tablet. Use Apple’s built-in Spotlight tìm kiếm feature to lớn quickly find the tiện ích if you can’t locate it on your trang chủ screen.


Next, scroll down & locate the “Chrome” phầm mềm.


Select the “Default Browser App” option found halfway down the thực đơn. If the setting hasn’t been changed before, it will list Safari as the default.


Finally, choose “Chrome” from the danh mục of installed website browser apps.


The next time you cliông chồng on a links in any phầm mềm installed on your iPhone or ipad, it will automatically open Chrome.

Make Google Chrome the Default Browser on Android

By mặc định, most Android phones come with Google Chrome already pre-installed as the mặc định website browser. However, some devices have custom ROMs that override browser defaults. You may need khổng lồ install Google Chrome from the Play Store if it isn’t already installed.

Next, open the Android Settings phầm mềm, scroll until you see “Apps,” & then tap on it.