How to Uninstall Google Chrome | 2024 Free Tips

If you have no idea how to safely and completely uninstall Google Chrome in Windows, you are coming to the right place. On this page, we will discuss two effective ways to uninstall Google Chrome in Windows/Mac/Android.

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Google Chrome, as one of the most widely used web browsers, works with Windows, macOS, Linux, Android, and iPhone & iPad. However, it may not be compatible with your computer, which will cause errors and failures. If you don't need Google Chrome anymore, the most straightforward way is to uninstall it. As we know, removing programs from the desktop will remain leftover files and registry entries. Therefore, EaseUS will introduce solid ways to help you completely uninstall Google Chrome in Windows/Mac/Android.

How to Uninstall Google Chrome - Windows/Mac/Android

This section contains five fantastic methods that enable you to uninstall Google Chrome in Windows/Mac/Android. Read on and learn the step-by-step details.

Uninstall Google Chrome on Windows

There are two reliable methods - Windows Settings and EaseUS Todo PCTrans. What distinguishes EaseUS Todo PCTrans from the Windows built-in tools is its ease of use and ability to remove your Apps correctly, which saves your disk space.

Option 1. Apply Professional Apps Uninstaller - EaseUS Todo PCTrans

EaseUS Todo PCTrans is a quick and simple solution for uninstalling Google Chrome. With the help of its free "App Management" feature, you can fully delete Google Chrome and its leftover files seamlessly.

Beyond removing Apps, EaseUS Todo PCTrans allows users to transfer other files, applications, and user accounts between different drives or systems, making it a valuable tool for various data management needs.

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What you should do in detail:

Step 1. Choose App Management, Click "Start" to securely uninstall your apps and repair your damaged apps. 


Step 2. All of apps installed on your PC, choose the selected one you want to uninstall or repair. (If your uninstall process fails, you can click the small triangle icon and select "Delete".)

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Step 3. Click "Uninstall". (If you want to repair apps, click the icon right behind "Uninstall" and choose "Repair".)

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Option 2. Use Windows Settings

In this part, we will take Windows 11 as an example. Before you start, close Chrome and all associated programs in the background. Then you can press "Windows + I" to expand Windows Settings and follow the comprehensive tutorial below:

Step 1. In the Windows 11 Settings, Click Apps > Installed apps. (Open "Apps" > "Apps & features" in Windows 10.)

click apps  > installed apps

Step 2. Locate Google Chrome from the list. Then, click the 3-dot and choose "Uninstall."

uninstall selected app

Step 3. Select "Uninstall" from the pop-up interface to confirm the operation. (You need to check the "Also delete your browsing data" option in Windows 10.)

Option 3. Use Control Panel

Another way of uninstalling Chrome is to use the Windows Control Panel program. Below are the specific instructions that can help you successfully delete the installed Apps:

Step 1. Open the Control Panel by typing "Control Panel" into the taskbar search box.

Step 2. Go to "Programs" > "Programs and Features."

Step 3. Right-click the Google Chrome from the list and select the "Uninstall" option.

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More methods can help you complete the deletion. Find additional information in the following article:

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Uninstall Google Chrome on Mac

Now, you will learn how to uninstall Chrome on a Mac computer. 

Step 1. Close Google Chrome and access "Finder."

Step 2. Click "Go" > "Application," locate Google Chrome in the installed Apps list, and drag it into the Trash.

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Step 3. If you want to clean your profile and installation files, you can refer to the quick steps:

  • Expand Finder, select "Go.
  • Select  "Library" > "Application Support" > "Google" > "Chrome."
  • Drag this App in the Trash

Successfully removing Google Chrome after reading this guideline? Then, you can share this post on your social media:


Uninstall Google Chrome on Android

If your Android device is pre-installed with Google Chrome, you can follow the guide here to uninstall it without losing data:

Step 1. Enter the "Setting" from your Android device.

chrome andriod device

Step 2. Tap on "Apps & notifications," locate Google Chrome to tap it, and choose "Disable."


In this article, we discussed how to uninstall Google Chrome on Windows/Mac computers and Android devices. All of these methods can assure you clean and complete uninstallation. Among the methods of uninstalling Google Chrome on Windows, EaseUS Todo PCTrans stands out for its easy operation and user-friendly software interface. Moreover, its expert-level feature can help you remove installed Apps for free. Download it and let it refresh you.

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FAQ of How to Uninstall Google Chrome

In this part, we have rounded up some frequently asked queries and detailed answers about how to uninstall Google Chrome:

1. Why is Google Chrome unable to uninstall?

In most cases, you can uninstall Google Chrome easily. And you cannot uninstall because of a simple reason: there are still some programs that use Google Chrome running in the background. Thus, ensure Chrome and its associated programs aren't running in the background before removing it from your computer. 

2. How to uninstall Google Chrome without losing bookmarks?

Uninstall Google Chrome will delete the bookmarks. But you can back up it using an external hard drive. Here is the file location in the File Explorer:

C:\Users\\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default and take a backup of the Bookmarks. bak and Bookmarks file. 

3. How do I force uninstall a program?

If you want to delete a program on your Windows device, you can run the Task Manager and do as follows:

  • Press the "Windows + X" keys to open the Task Manager.
  • Locate the Program you wish to uninstall from the list below.
  • Right-click on it and select "End Task."

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Updated by Roxanne

Roxanne is one of the main contributors to EaseUS and has created over 200 posts that help users solve multiple issues and failures on digital devices like PCs, Mobile phones, tablets, and Macs. She loves to share ideas with people of the same interests.

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