How To Enable WebGL on Google Chrome

April 2018

Google Chrome is a very customizable browser, allowing you to to change many of your settings to your liking. One of the options that you can choose to enable is WebGL, or Web Graphics Library. WebGL is a JavaScript API that allows you to render 3D and 2D computer within your browser. WebGL does not even require the use of plug-ins, making its use with Google Chrome very easy.

This tutorial will walk you through the steps of enabling WebGL on Chrome.

Turn On WebGL in Google Chrome

Open Google Chrome. In the address bar, type chrome://flags/, and press Enter.

Scroll to Disable WebGL - Enabling this option prevents web applications from accessing the WebGL API, and click Enable:

Click Relaunch Now. Google Chrome will restart and your new settings will be applied.


Published by deri58. Latest update on July 26, 2016 at 03:21 AM by ChristinaCCM.
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