Google Chrome - How to disable the new avatar menu

April 2018

The latest version of Google Chrome integrates the avatar menu that displays the name of the currently signed user at the top right corner of the screen (just before the minimize, maximize and close buttons). You don't like this new feature? Here's how to disable it:
Open Google Chrome and type the following address in the Omnibar:
  • chrome://flags
  • Press enter to validate and access the Experiments page.
  • Search for the Enable the new avatar menu Mac, Windows, Linux entry
  • Disable this feature.

  • Click on Relaunch Now.

Published by deri58. Latest update on January 26, 2015 at 07:39 AM by deri58.
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