Author Topic: Chrome Freezes when I try to bookmark, and I can't uninstall it.  (Read 1897 times)

Offline Bernadette

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Anyone else having this issue? It was working fine until the last Windows 10 update.  :huh:

Edit: Just found out that it's the computer itself, since I can bookmark things on the laptop. Strange.
« Last Edit: June 27, 2017, 12:15:59 PM by Bernadette »
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Re: Chrome Freezes when I try to bookmark, and I can't uninstall it.
« Reply #1 on: June 27, 2017, 12:46:36 PM »
Not sure what you mean by your edit. Might try resetting Chrome to factory settings, or use something which isn't a resource hog :)
 

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Re: Chrome Freezes when I try to bookmark, and I can't uninstall it.
« Reply #2 on: June 27, 2017, 04:49:37 PM »
Not sure what you mean by your edit. Might try resetting Chrome to factory settings, or use something which isn't a resource hog :)
Thanks, Gardener, that seems to have fixed it. :)
« Last Edit: June 27, 2017, 04:52:27 PM by Bernadette »
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Re: Chrome Freezes when I try to bookmark, and I can't uninstall it.
« Reply #3 on: June 27, 2017, 07:19:32 PM »
resetting to factory or using a different browser? :D
 

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Re: Chrome Freezes when I try to bookmark, and I can't uninstall it.
« Reply #4 on: June 27, 2017, 08:39:20 PM »
Resetting. I didn't even know that it was do-able, let alone how to do it. I actually like Chrome, all things considered.
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Re: Chrome Freezes when I try to bookmark, and I can't uninstall it.
« Reply #5 on: June 28, 2017, 06:20:22 PM »
Chrome is bloated crap. Go with Brave browser instead.
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Re: Chrome Freezes when I try to bookmark, and I can't uninstall it.
« Reply #6 on: June 28, 2017, 08:06:21 PM »
I have read that Chrome is invasive data mining software masquerading as a browser that is basically impossible to uninstall.  Anyone know anything about this?
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Re: Chrome Freezes when I try to bookmark, and I can't uninstall it.
« Reply #7 on: June 29, 2017, 03:18:29 PM »
I have read that Chrome is invasive data mining software masquerading as a browser that is basically impossible to uninstall.  Anyone know anything about this?

It cannot be uninstalled from an Android phone unless that phone is jailbroken, and that is really hard with some phones and their implementation. I try to keep away from Google.
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Re: Chrome Freezes when I try to bookmark, and I can't uninstall it.
« Reply #8 on: July 06, 2017, 02:07:18 AM »
I have read that Chrome is invasive data mining software masquerading as a browser that is basically impossible to uninstall.  Anyone know anything about this?

I mean, this would make sense.  It's a Google product. 
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