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Tutorial to configure the privacy of the Google Chrome browser

The configuration of the security and privacy of Applications, devices or programs of computer it can take on a global maze of options and trust terms for multiple users.


To simplify it, Google Chrome will launch a tutorial, that can already be experienced in Latin Americain which people will have at their disposal a guide with different settings to better understand each choice what is sent, such as the use of cookies on the pages that are visited.

The technological giant have confirmed the arrival of this guide that focuses on the detailed explanation about the security settings you provide in your browser Chrome.


Upon reporting, users can compose options and be registered immediately to simplify the process.

“When you browse the Privacy Guide, you will learn about the “Why” behind each setting and how it affects your browsing experienceso you can easily understand what’s going on,” he explains. Audrey Ann, product manager at Chrome, on the official blog of Google.


Instructions will arrive in a few weeks on Chrome for computers and later for mobile phones from Android, although currently it can actually be set with Chrome’s ‘Flags’.

Privacy Guide

It is an explained document in which customers implement sections. Google shows in a very simple way its main security functions. Only with the reading options, which can be read and marked, in a short period of time, browser settings are completed, a process that some users are careless about.


The Privacy Guide provides a step-by-step tour of Chrome’s privacy settings, which Google walks users through. different windows to the most important privacy options.

This future section is located in Chrome’s privacy and security settings, and at different stages will give controls to improve search and navigation, synchronize history, secure browsing and block third-party cookies. In this way, the user will not have to search for each option in different sections of the configuration.

Each window will have explanation of what users get when they turn on each privacy control, as well as what information will be shared with Google using certain features. For ‘Safe Browsing’, Google Chrome offers standard protection and enhanced protection, explaining in detail the difference between each option.

This also allows you to choose when to block third-party cookies, either incognito or always, so that websites only see the user’s browsing activity on their own websites, and not on other pages that are visited.

Google Chrome Privacy Guide Coming Soon to Android

The Privacy Guide isn’t out yet, though you won’t waste much time getting to the desktop version of Chrome, which will follow the version of this android mobile browser.

Although the company decides on this final step, users who want to use it can save identical trial features or ‘Flags’ of the browser.

Google Chrome ‘Flags’ are little experiences that may be public features in the future, but not yet or in the test version of the browser. Anyone can enable them, albeit unofficially can cause system failure.

In this case, to consult the Privacy Guide before anyone else, you must access chrome://flags and find the function #privacy-guide.

After activating it (Enabled) you have to restart the browser by clicking on ‘restart’. Once done you can find the new section in Settings > Privacy and security > Privacy guide.

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