In Google Chrome, by default, download resumption is turned on. If your download is interrupted for whatever reason, for example your computer restarts or shuts down unexpectedly, the download will resume once you reconnect. If you prefer to disable download resumption, this short article will show you how.
How to Disable Download Resumption
If you don't want Google Chrome to resume interrupted or pause downloads, follow the below procedure:
- Open Google Chrome.
- Enter the following in the address bar and press the Enter key:
- Scroll to Enable Download Resumption - Allow downloads that have been interrupted to be continued or restarted.... and click on Disable.