Find out which version of Google Chrome you are currently using or how to update chrome to the latest version to get optimal security and browsing experience. In this complete guide we will let you know how to check your version of chrome browser also the easiest way to update it to the latest and most secure version.
Chrome Web Browser
Initially released for Windows platform in 2008 Google Chrome is one of the most lightweight, fastest and secure web browser out there. Later on chrome made available to several other platforms including macOS, iOS, Android and Linux.
According to latest web stats February 2019 Chrome occupies 62% market share thus making it industry leading cross platforms web browser worldwide. What’s make chrome stand out is its unique features, stability and ease of use. Chrome supports over 150,000 tools and extension that makes it highly customizable for any individual with any background.
How to Check your Chrome Version
In order to check your current version of chrome web browser just follow these instructions below:
1. Click on Customize and Control Google Chrome Menu located in the top right corner of your chrome window. Then click on Settings to open Chrome settings page, follow the screenshots. You can also open the setting page by typing, “chrome://settings/” in new window.
2. Click the settings menu in the top left corner and from here click on the arrow button in front of Advanced tab.
3. At the very end you can see About Chrome menu click to open it, or simply type “chrome://settings/help.” Here you can see which version of chrome you are currently running and follow our guide below how to update chrome to the latest version.
How to Update Google Chrome Version
To update chrome version to the latest one open the About Chrome page. In most cases chrome starts checking for updates automatically or click on Update Google Chrome as shown in the screenshots. You can also check the status of your chrome version e.g if you seeing the message Google Chrome is Up to date then you are using the latest version of chrome web browser.
If you are facing any error while updating then click on the arrow in front of Report an issue a form will pops up. Provide additional info (as shown in screenshots) if any and send the form your issue will be resolve on priority basis and once its resolved you can update your chrome version. After successfully updating chrome Relaunch the browser to complete the updating process.