How do I reset my Chrome browser on Windows?

If your web browser often crashes, stops working the way it used to, or you experience any problem viewing or navigating a website, you may need to reset your browser to its default state.


  • Click the overflow menu “ title=” in the upper right corner.

  • Select Settings.

  • Click Show advanced settings and find the Reset browser settings.

Your browser settings will be restored to their original defaults. This may reset your homepage, disable your extensions, and unpin all tabs. It will also clear other temporary and cached data, such as cookies, content and site data.

  • A window will appear to explain the details of the action. Click Reset.

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