Tuesday, December 17, 2019

How to Disable and Remove Chrome Extensions - And Why You Should

I try a ton of Chrome extensions every year. In fact, I try so many that I sometimes look in my Chrome settings and wonder, "why do I still have that extension?" That's not a good habit because I really should be uninstalling the ones that I don't need. You should do the same.

The reason that we should uninstall the Chrome extensions that we don't need is that doing so removes the opportunity for a long forgotten extension to either slow the browser or have a security vulnerability or both.

In the following video I demonstrate how to disable and remove Chrome extensions.