Details of Google™ Chrome and how to use it on Windows® 7
Features of Google Chrome when used on Windows® 7
Google Chrome has quickly gained a reputation for being very fast and light on system resources. It is found to be useful to users, due to its great inbuilt features. You can easily make it run on Windows 7. First, you need to open Google Chrome by right clicking on it. Select 'Properties' followed by selecting the 'Shortcut' tab in 'Properties'. Then you need to put–in-process-plugins after 'chrome.exe' in 'Target' field. To save the changes you have made, click 'Apply', close the window and click 'Ok'. These steps will help you to run Google Chrome easily on a Windows 7 64 Bit system.
Here are some of the features, role, benefits and system requirements of Google Chrome in Windows 7:
- Very quick
- Offers browser security
- More features
- System requirements
Google Chrome is designed to be responsive and fast in every possible. It starts up very fast when you double click on Google Chrome icon. As Google Chrome is powered by WebKit, it can load web pages fast by opening a source rendering engine. Apart from this, it also helps to run web applications very quickly. Users can also search and navigate very quickly using Google Chrome.
Offers browser security
Google Chrome is included with security features which play an important role in protecting you and your system from all sorts of malicious websites as you browse through the Internet. Google Chrome uses technology like Sandboxing, safe browsing and auto-updates which help to protect you against malware and phishing attacks. Google Chrome will display a warning message before you visit a website, when it is suspected to contain malware or phishing.
Google Chrome is inbuilt with lots of features. Some of them are themes, new tab page, Omnibox, Incognito mode and Tabs and Stability. You can customize the browser with themes provided by artists from all over the world. With the new tab page option, you can visit your favorite websites easily. Using the Omnibox, you can type both searches and web addresses in Google Chrome. If you do not wish to record your website visits in browser history, you can browse in Incognito mode. Even when an individual tab crashes or freezes, other tabs remain unaffected.
To ensure Google Chrome works properly, it’s minimum system requirements need to be fulfilled. When Google Chrome is used on a system that does not satisfy it's minimum system requirements, it can lead to difficulty in using Google Chrome. Some system requirements of Google Chrome are - Windows XP SP 2, Windows Vista or Windows 7; processor - Intel Pentium 4 or later; RAM - 128MB and free disk space - 100MB.
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