How to disable/uninstall chrome’s new bookmark manager. Get the Old Chrome Bookmark Manager Back

NOTHING is more aggravating than to have an unexpected change to your computer without notification or training.  MalWare or Viruses usually cause this faster than anything, followed only by IT Departments that have a small budget then there are the vendors of software.

Most of us are used to Microsoft doing this, that is thinking for us as opposed to listening to what the people have to the IT Professionals who can properly translate it to language Microsoft can understand, but yet still ignores.

Well ADD TO THIS INSENSITIVITY GROUP – GOOGLE CHROME!

On April 15, yip Tax Day – weren’t we stressing enough? Google’s Chrome Browser division rolled out a new bookmark interface that hit the news really quickly as it disrupted people’s lives and their routines of how they use their bookmarks in a profound way.

Remember what your bookmarks used to look like?

chrome_bookmarks_before_april_15

Here are the Quick Steps to Fix chrome’s new bookmark manager. Get the Old Chrome Bookmark Manager Back!

Assuming you already have the browser open:

  1. Open a New Tab in Google Chrome
  2. In the address bar go to: chrome://flags/#enhanced-bookmarks-experiment
  3. Using the dropdown menu, switch from ‘default’ to ‘disabled’
  4. Relaunch Google Chrome when prompted

That’s it; you’re now back to the standard bookmarks. Check by opening the bookmarks manager from Chrome’s settings menu.

 

STEPS IN GRAPHIC FORM!

STEP 1 Open a New Tab in Google Chrome in the address bar go to: chrome://flags/#enhanced-bookmarks-experiment

image chrome bookmarks turn off new version

How to disable/uninstall chrome’s new bookmark manager. Get the Old Chrome Bookmark Manager Back

STEP 2 Using the dropdown menu, switch from ‘default’ to ‘disabled’ 

image Change the Enable Enhanced Bookmarks to Disabled

Change the “Enable Enhanced Bookmarks” to “Disabled”

STEP 3 RELAUNCH CHROME

image relaunch chrome

Scroll down and click on the RELAUNCH NOW Button in the bottom left of the screen

NOW IF YOU FOLLOWED THE STEPS, your bookmarking experience in Chrome is now pleasurable again.

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