Updating Google Chrome


How do I update Google Chrome?


  • Google Chrome


To initiate a pending update:

  1. Open Google Chrome.
  2. At the top right, look at More .
  3. If an update is pending, the icon will be colored:
    • Green: An update's been available for 2 days.
    • Orange: An update's been available for 4 days.
    • Red: An update's been available for 7 days or longer.

To manually update Google Chrome:

  1. Open Google Chrome.
  2. At the top right, click More .
  3. Click Update Google Chrome. If you don't see this button, you're on the latest version.
  4. Click Relaunch.

 Note: The browser will save your opened tabs and windows and reopens them automatically when it restarts. If you'd prefer not to restart right away, click Not now. The next time you start your browser, the update will be applied.


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