How to Disable Chrome Sync on Your Devices
Google Chrome is one of the most popular internet browsers used around the world. It offers a lot of features and syncing your information across different devices is one of them. However, there are times when you might want to disable Chrome Sync on your devices for various reasons. Maybe you don’t want your browsing history and bookmarks saved on every device you use, or maybe you want to preserve your privacy. Whatever the reason, disabling Chrome Sync is a straightforward process. In this article, we’ll show you how to do it.
Before we proceed, it’s important to note that disabling Chrome Sync will remove all synchronized data from your device, including your bookmarks, passwords, and browsing history. So, if you don’t want to lose this data permanently, make sure to back it up before disabling Chrome Sync.
Steps to Disable Chrome Sync on Your Devices
Step 1: Open Chrome on the device where you want to disable sync.
Step 2: Click on the profile icon at the top-right corner of the Chrome window.
Step 3: Click on “Sync is” followed by “Turn off.”
Step 4: A pop-up window will appear asking you to confirm your action. Click on “Turn off.”
Step 5: Once you click on “Turn off,” Chrome Sync will be disabled on that device. You will no longer be able to synchronize your information on this device.
If you want to disable Chrome Sync on all your devices, follow the steps above on every device where you want to disable sync.
Disabling Chrome Sync is a simple process that can be done in just a few clicks. However, before disabling sync, remember that it will delete all synchronized data from your device, including your bookmarks, passwords, and browsing history, so make sure to back up your data before proceeding. Disabling Chrome Sync can be beneficial if you want to preserve your privacy or if you don’t want your browsing history and bookmarks saved on every device you use.