How to
SEO advice
Categories: How to, Internet. Tags:

Uninstall a Google Chrome extension on a Mac

March 1, 2010 5 Comments

Obviously, Google Chrome extensions are cool (like plugins for Firefox), as they enable you to get your browser to do new things. But having installed the one, it turned out to be a bit of a pain.

Instructions on the internet for how to remove / delete / uninstall extensions for Google's Chrome (I'm running version 5.0.307.11 beta) are sadly lacking - or way overcomplicated. It turned out to be easy.

Go to the Window menu at the top and then click Extensions. There you'll see a list of extensions you're running - and the option to disable or uninstall them.

How to delete, remove or uninstall extensions for Google Chrome on a Mac OS X

How to delete, remove or uninstall extensions for Google Chrome on a Mac OS X

That's a lot easier than hunting round for preference files in your library as most advice tells you to do. Shame Google didn't make this clear anywhere ...

You might also like
  1. Google adds remove option to Google Autocomplete
  2. Google Instant keyboard navigation increases likelihood of clicking PPC ads
  3. Google brand links: organic results to head further south?
  4. Ad sitelinks: Google adds extra links to Adwords adverts
  5. Google security problem: logging in to two accounts at once

Share this post

Follow me on Facebook or Twitter


Leave a comment!

Add your comment below, or trackback from your own site. You can also subscribe to these comments via RSS.

Be nice. Keep it clean. Stay on topic. No spam.

You can use these tags:
<a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

This is a Gravatar-enabled weblog. To get your own globally-recognized-avatar, please register at Gravatar.