Speed up Chrome browser: Windows 10, PC, on Android

Speed up Chrome browser: Windows 10, PC, on Android

The Google Chrome web browser can, sometimes, take too long to load a page for various reasons. Continue reading to find out how to speed up Google Chrome by resolving this issue. These solutions should help speed up all versions of Chrome on Windows 10, PC, Android and Mac.

How to increase Google Chrome loading speeds?

Change the proxy speed

  • Click Tools > Options > Under the Hood.
  • In the Network section, click Change proxy settings. This will open the Internet Properties dialog.
  • Click LAN settings, and uncheck the box next to Automatically detect settings.

Clear your cookies and cache

  • To clear your cookies and cache on Google Chrome, click the three dots in the upper right-hand corner of your browser.
  • In the menu that opens, click More tools and then select Clear Browsing Data
  • Go to the Basic tab, and check all three boxes.
  • Then, click Clear data. Restart your browser, and try to search again.

Restart your computer

  • If you realize Chrome is loading slowly, close the browser and restart your computer.
  • Next, start up your computer, reopen Chrome, and try a search.
  • If Chrome is still loading pages slowly, check your internet connection as explained below.

Check your internet connection

To check your internet connection, try another browser on your device to check if the problem is only with Chrome or if it exists for other browsers. Additionally, check your internet connection with another device to make sure that it functions as expected. You can also use Meter to check if your speeds match your service levels.

Complete a netsh winsock reset

  • To complete a Netsh Winsock reset, you will need to start by opening the command prompt.
  • To do so, click Start and enter cmd in the search tool. Open CMD, and click Run as administrator; then enter the following code:
netsh winsock reset
  • Click Enter, and Restart your PC. Test Chrome again; if it still does not load quickly, you will need to delete and reinstall Chrome.

How to enable or disable pre-loading of pages on Google Chrome?

You can configure Google Chrome to disable images being disabled on certain websites. This article will show you how to get started. The steps should work for Android and iPhone mobile devices and also Mac and Windows browsers.

  • Click on the section named Privacy and Security > Cookies and Other Site Data
  • Then Scroll down to "Preload pages for faster browsing and searhing" and toggle the switch on to enable the feature.

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