How to set homepage google chrome android

Chrome is the most popular browser on any device, and it is the go-to browser for most people. If you have been using the Internet, you have probably come into contact with Google Chrome in some way. One of the nice things about Chrome is that whatever device you are using, the experience is the same.

So, if you’re used to how a browser works on one device, then there is a large chance that you will be comfortable with a browser on any device. Mobile does present a few differences, and you will be guided through the differences below. Below you will find the steps for how to set your homepage to Google Chrome.

First, make sure that Chrome is your default browser:

1. Launch Google Chrome on your phone. The app icon looks like a multicolored circle. Tap on it if you see it on your home screen or swipe up to reveal a search bar that you can use to search for the browser in your phone.

2. Open settings by pressing the three vertical dots in the upper right of the screen. Settings will be the last option in the menu that pops up.

3. Tap Apps & notifications in the settings menu.

4. At the bottom, tap Advanced options.

5. Tap Default apps in the Advanced options menu.

6. Tap Browser App.

7. Then select Chrome to set it as your default browser.

Changing your home page on locked devices:

1. Launch Google Chrome on your phone. The app icon looks like a multicolored circle. Tap on it if you see it on your home screen or swipe up to reveal a search bar that you can use to search for the browser in your phone.

2. No matter what page it opens on, there will be three vertical dots in the upper left corner of the screen. Tap those dots.

3. A new, white menu will pop up on the upper right side of the screen. At the bottom of that menu is the Settings option. Tap that option.

4. You will now be taken to a new screen with the Settings options. You will need to scroll through the options.

In the middle of the menu, you will see an option that says “Homepage.” Tap on that option.

5. This will take you to your Homepage options. You will need to swipe the Homepage on first by pressing the switch that you see on the right upper side of the screen. It should turn blue when it is on.

6. After you turn the switch in the on position, you need to option beneath it.

7. You will need to open a new tab by pressing the plus at the top of the screen. This will open up a new tab.

8. Search for the page that you want to make your home page.

9. Copy and paste the link.

10. Go back to the tab where you are in the Settings.

11. Paste that link into the Homepage section.

This will now be your Homepage.

You can also do it this way for unlocked devices:

1. Open the Chrome browser on your Android phone/tablet.

2. Open the website you want to be set as home page (and wait for the page to be loaded completely)

3. Tap the three vertical dot icon on the top right of the screen and tap the Add to Home screen button.

4. Confirm the name and hit the Add button that appears.

5. Now, a shortcut to the webpage should be added to the home screen, and once you tap this shortcut it will open in the Chrome and it will be as if you have set it as your homepage.

6. You can replace this action with the Chrome browser shortcut on the home screen. If you download chrome as an app instead of putting it as your browser in another browser, it should open up to the new tab screen without an issue.

7. You can also change the shortcut’s icon to Chrome icon and make it more realistic.

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