How To: Update Google Chrome

As the most popular internet browser in the world, Google Chrome is also the most common for Dental Offices.  How do we know?  Google Chrome makes up a majority of the service requests we receive from our clients when it comes to assistance with internet browsers.  That must mean there are issue with Google Chrome right?  Wrong, Google Chrome is a great browser, fast, compatible with more sites and features than most and is the universal choice for making sure the browser is not the issue in most service cases.  At this point you might be asking "so if Google Chrome is so great what's the problem?".  The answer is simple, when it comes to keeping your browser as secure as possible you need to make sure that it's updated regularly and the great news is, you can do it yourself, problem solved.  To learn how to update Google Chrome, a basic process that will help keep things humming in your practice please, check out our step-by-step guide below.

Update Google Chrome - Step by Step

Normally you don't need to do anything to update Google Chrome, it happens in the background when you close and reopen your computer's browser.  However, if you haven't closed your browser in a while you might see a pending "update:" in the top right of your browser.

*NOTE:  When you update Google Chrome the browser saves your opened tabs and windows and reopens them automatically when Chrome restarts however, your incognito windows will not. If you'd prefer not to restart right away, click "Not Now". The next time you restart your browser, the update will be applied.

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