Want to know what the current ChromeOS release is for your Chromebook? There’s a tool for that. But you need to find your Chromebook board or brand name first.
How to view memory used per tab on Chromebooks
How can you view the memory used per tab on Chromebooks? There’s a way in ChromeOS that’s not ideal, but it works. And it may get easier to see memory usage.
How to Enable Material You Quick Settings Menu on a Chromebook
If you have the ChromeOS 111 Beta Channel, you can enable the Material You Quick Settings menu on your Chromebook. Here’s how, and what it looks like.
How to change Chromebook Tote to Quick Files in ChromeOS
Google is changing the name of Tote to Quick Files and adding an additional feature. Here’s how to change from Chromebook Tote to Quick Files in Chrome OS.
Why Chrome extensions can slow down a Chromebook
Did you know that Chrome extensions can slow down a Chromebook? Just having them active can eat up limited precious memory.
How to use network-based Chromebook recovery
Chrome OS 101 enabled Chromebook recovery over an internet connection. Here’s how to use the network-based Chromebook recovery.
How to shop Black Friday Chromebook deals (and how not to)
Planning to shop the Black Friday Chromebook deals? Here’s how you should approach them and what to look out for before you even shop.
4 Chromebook security tips for data privacy and protection
Here are four Chromebook security tips to improve your data privacy and protection. Giving up some convenience might be worth it.
Tips for using Mastodon on a Chromebook
if you’re thinking of using Mastodon on a Chromebook, I’ve got four tips for you for a quick and easy experience.
How to screenshot on a Chromebook (updated)
Taking a screenshot on a Chromebook a simple shortcut away or button click away. Here are two ways to capture a screenshot.
How to edit PDFs on a Chromebook natively
This week, a reader emailed me asking how to edit PDFs on a Chromebook. Here’s how to add text or ink to a PDF natively.