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How to Install Google Chrome Extensions on Chromebook

Google Chrome is the default browser on Chromebook. It is the popular browser for all the major operating systems. One of the best things about Google Chrome is the ability to install extensions to enhance the browsing experience.

It helps to improve functionality, usability, privacy, and productivity. Here is a complete guide on; how to install the Google Chrome extension on Chromebook. You can also check our guide on; how to update the Chrome browser on your Chromebook.

How to Install Google Chrome Extensions on Chromebook

To install Chrome extensions on Chromebook, you can use the Chrome Web Store. It is a marker place for extensions and themes for the Google Chrome and chromium based browsers. Here are steps you can follow to install it:

Step 1: Open the Google Chrome browser and visit chrome.google.com/webstore/

Step 2: It will open the Chrome web Store. You can search for extensions you want to install on the Chrome browser. Or browse the extensions by category to find the right extensions for you.

Chrome Web Store

Step 3: After you have found an extension you want to add, select the extension and click “Add to Chrome” to add the extension to your browser. For instance, if I want to install the vidIQ extension, I will search for it and click on the “Add to Chrome” button.

Adding Extension from Chrome Web Store

Step 4: After that, a confirmation window will pop up. To confirm, click on the “Add Extension” button. It will get installed on your Chrome browser.

Confirmation Windows to Add Extension

How to Manage Extensions in Google Chrome

Once you have installed Google Chrome extensions on your Chromebook, you can manage the extensions from the extension page settings. You already have a complete guide on it. Here is our guide on; how to manage extensions on Chromebook. For that, you can follow our linked guide.


That’s it; this is how you can install the Google Chrome extensions on Chromebook. You can also check out our Chromebook troubleshooting guide if you are new to Chromebook and Chrome OS.

I hope this Chromebook guide was helpful to you. If you liked the article, share it with your friends. If you have some suggestions or doubts, do not hesitate to leave them in the comments section. We are always there to assist you.

Ajoy Kumar
Ajoy Kumarhttps://thechromeguide.com
I love using Chromebook. So, I created TheChromeGuide.com to share my knowledge of ChromeOS, Chrome and Chromecast.
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