Google Chrome Browser Settings

Google Chrome Browser Settings

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The list below (which you may want to print) will help you check your Google Chrome browser settings.

Access the browser settings by clicking on the line icon in the upper right of the browser window.

Select "Settings", then scroll to the bottom of the window and select "Show advanced settings..."


Click the "Content settings..." button and select the following:

Allow local data to be set (recommended)
Show all images (recommended)
Allow all sites to run JavaScript (recommended)
Allow sites to ask to become default handlers for protocols (recommended)
Run automatically (recommended)
Do not allow any site to show pop-ups (recommended)
Manage exceptions - add the following sites:

For all online classes:

Ask me when a site tries to track my physical location (recommended)
Ask me when a site wants to show desktop notifications (recommended)
Mouse cursor
Ask me when a site tries to disable the mouse cursor (recommended)
Web Intents
Allow Web Intents to enable me to connect my applications
Flash camera and microphone
Ask me when a site wants to use camera or microphone (recommended)

Click OK.

Click Change proxy settings...

General Tab

• In the "Browsing History" Section click the "Settings" button
• Under "Check for newer versions of stored pages" select "Every time I visit the webpage"
• Click "OK" to return to the General Tab
Security Tab - Trusted Sites
• Click "Trusted Sites" (green checkmark)
• Click the "Sites" button
• Uncheck "Require server verification (https) for all sites in this zone" (lower left corner)
• Enter the following sites into "Add this Web site to the zone"

For all online classes:

Click “Add” after entering each website
Click “OK” when finished

Security Tab - Trusted Sites - Security Level for this Zone

• If no slider bar displays, click "Default Level" to reset any changes which have been made.
   Lower the security level to "Low"
• Click "Custom Level" and modify the following settings, if necessary:
   o Scroll about halfway to "Miscellaneous"
     "Display mixed content"  - Enable
   o Scroll almost to the end to "Scripting"
    "Active scripting" - Enable
    "Allow status bar updates via script" - Enable
    "Scripting of Java applets" - Enable
  o Click "OK"

Privacy Tab - Slider Settings
      • Click "Advanced" (Located in the row of buttons just above the Pop-up Blocker Settings.  If "Advanced" is not available click "Default" and then "Advanced".)
         Check "Override automatic cookie handling"
         "First-party Cookies" - should be "Accept"
         "Third-party Cookies" - should be "Accept"
      • Click "OK"

Privacy Tab - Pop-up Blocker
• If "Block pop-ups" is checked click the "Settings" button
Enter the following sites (as needed) into "Address of Web site to allow"

For all online classes:

Click "Add" after entering each website
Click "OK" when finished

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