Installing Google™ Chrome Add-ons
Get to know more about installing Google Chrome Add-ons.Google Chrome add-ons are additional features that are added to web browsers. The add-ons provide the option to add extra functionalities to users. Google Chrome add-ons can thus be viewed as extensions of the browser software itself. The add-ons are also the best ways to customize the browser software. The add-ons also help the user to enable various tasks with fewer clicks. The add-ons also provide the option to get more information about a webpage. Certain add-ons like Mail Checkers provide timely notifications about various happenings on the browser. There are various add-ons provided by Google for using in Google Chrome browser along with the option to download third party add-ons for the browser. Since the browser add-ons are intended to provide additional functionality to the software, the user also should check their compatibility to avoid various issues.
Discussed below are some Google Chrome Add-ons and the ways to find and install them:
- Google Chrome Add-ons
- Ways to Find Add-ons
- Ways to Install Add-ons
Google Chrome Add-onsThe top rated add-ons provided to Google Chrome users are Facebook photo zoom, 1 click web proxy, and Google shortcuts, etc. Other popular add-ons for Google Chrome are AdBlock, Google Mail Checker, IE tab, Google Dictionary, etc. Some third party add-ons for the browser are TabJump (tab manager tool), Mouse Stroke (for displaying mouse gestures), PageRank Checker, etc.
Ways to Find Add-onsThe Google Chrome website provides options to find various add-ons for the browser. The webpage includes add-ons based on various categories like top rated, popular, add-ons by Google, most recent, based upon features, etc. Thus the user can select easily based on the category. The option to publish add-ons created by the users is also provided at Google Chrome website. Some third party websites also enable the option to download add-ons for Google Chrome web browser.
Ways to Install Add-onsThe installation of add-ons on the browser is an easy process. The user should open the Google Chrome web browser and navigate to either the Chrome website or to any other webpage that provides the option to download Google Chrome add-ons. Select the add-on that is needed for the user. A brief description about the functionality will appear. Now click on the 'Install' button near to the add-on. The action will install the add-on on the browser. Restart the system to enable the changes to take effect.