How To Put Your Chromebook To Sleep
Setting the Chromebook to sleep mode to conserve energy.
How To Disable And Enable Guest Browsing
Prevent guest sign in on your Chromebook.
What Is The Difference Between Signing In Through An Account And Signing In As A Guest?
The Guest feature allows you to safely lend your computer to a friend without giving them access to your personal emails and files. A Guest can browse the web and download files like a User; however, they cannot create bookmarks, access your apps, or install new extensions and apps. When a
How Do I Create A New Account On My Chromebook?
Important: You must have an active network connection to create a new account. To create a new account on your Chromebook, follow the steps below: Power the Chromebook on. If you're already signed in on another account, click on the status area in the lower right corner and select Sign Out.
Why Am I Unable To Login To My Chromebook?
If you are unable to login to your Chromebook, follow the steps below: Verify that you have an active network connection by clicking on the network icon in the lower right corner of the screen. A popup will appear telling you what network you are connected to. If you receive the error
Why Does A Menu Pop Up Every Time I Click The Touchpad?
A two finger click is interpreted like a right mouse click, which brings up the context menu. Make sure that another finger isn't resting on the touchpad when clicking on a link. Note: If you are only using one finger to click, there may be an issue with the touchpad. Hint: If you need to
What Are The Chrome OS Shortcuts?
Keyboard shortcuts are a combination of keys that allow you to quickly perform specific actions. In the Chrome OS you can easily see all of the available keyboard shortcuts using the steps below. Press the Ctrl + Alt + / keys. The keyboard window appears. When you hold down the Ctrl, Alt,
How Do I Delete An Account On My Chromebook?
Important: These instructions will not work with the owner account (the first account created on the Chromebook). This account cannot be removed without performing a system recovery. Removing an account from the Chromebook does not delete it entirely; your information and settings are still
What USB Devices Work On My Chromebook?
The following USB devices are compatible with your Chromebook: USB keyboards USB mice USB hubs USB audio devices USB-to-Ethernet adapters USB drives and external storage Important: While the above devices are compatible with your Chromebook, we cannot guarantee the functionality of
How Do I Reformat My USB Drive/SD Card Recovery Media After A Recovery?
After you have performed a recovery on your Chromebook using the Windows Recovery tool, you will need to format your USB drive or SD card. To learn how to format your Recovery media, click here to go to Google's support article.
What Can I Do If A Recovery Did Not Resolve My Chromebook Issue?
If performing a recovery on your Chromebook does not resolve your issue, you can switch from the stable channel to see if there is an available fix. To learn how to switch from the stable channel, click here to go to Google's support page. If you have switched from the stable channel and then
How Do I Change The Touchpad Settings?
To adjust the touchpad's settings, follow the steps below: Click on the status area in the lower right corner and select Settings. Under Device, you can use the slider to adjust the speed of the touchpad. Click on Touchpad settings. The Touchpad settings window appears. In
How Do I Prevent Specific Accounts From Logging Into My Chromebook?
Important: Only the owner account can control login rights. To modify login rights, follow the steps below: Click the status area in the lower right corner and select Settings. Under Users, click 'Manage other users The Users window appears. Click on the box next to 'Restrict
Where Are The Left And Right Click Buttons On My Chromebook?
Your Chromebook's touchpad also serves as the mouse buttons. Left click - Click the touchpad. Right click - Use two fingers to click the touchpad. If you would like to enable tap-to-click, follow the steps below: Click the status area in the lower right corner of the display and select
Why Am I Receiving A Sync Error?
If Chrome displays Sync Error on the bookmark bar: Click the error for more details. If you're asked to sign out and sign in, enter your Google username and password. This message may appear on the New Tab page if: You have updated Chrome recently and your old version did not have
How To Remove An Account On Your Chromebook
Removing a user account.
How To Create An Account On Your Chromebook
Setting up a new account
How To Disable Or Enable A Plugin
Altering the status of a plugin
How Do I Enable Or Disable Plugins?
To manage plugins, follow the steps below: Enter chromeplugins into the address bar. Click Disable or Enable under the plugin you wish to change. To see more details on each plugin, click the Details link in the upper right corner of the page. Click this link again to hide details.
How Do I Disable Or Enable Guest Browsing?
Guest browsing allows people to use your Chromebook without signing into a User account. If you would like to enable or disable Guest browsing on your Chromebook, follow the steps below: Click on the status area in the lower right corner and select Settings. In the Settings menu, click on
How Do I Enable Or Disable Extensions?
To enable or disable a browser extension, follow these steps: Click on the status area in the lower right corner and select Settings. Click on Extensions from the left side menu. Uncheck the box next to Enabled for the extension you want to disable. To enable an extension again,
How To Connect To A Wireless Network
Connecting your Chrome device to a wireless network
How To Prevent Specific Accounts From Logging In
Control Login Rights
Perform A System Recovery
Important: You will need a 4GB or larger flash drive and access to a Windows, Linux, or Mac computer with administrative rights to perform the recovery. Make sure you backup all of your data on a flash drive or SD card, as the recovery process will overwrite it. The USB Drive will also need to
Perform A Powerwash Factory Reset
A 'Powerwash' is a Factory Reset that is used prior to performing a system recovery. Performing a Powerwash will resolve most software issues and does not require the creation of Recovery Media. There are two methods of performing a Powerwash, while signed in and when not signed in. Both