Google Chrome


Change Some Settings

  1. Stop notifications
  2. Stop sites asking for signing up/sign in using Google SSO


First, you’ll need to get to the Notifications section of the Settings menu in Chrome. You can do this by opening Settings > Site Settings > Notifications. Alternatively, you can just type chrome://settings/content/notifications into your address bar.

How to stop all websites from sending notification prompts in Google Chrome


Chrome Profiles

Google Chrome

For EACH profile that you use:

  1. Go to Settings – chrome://settings/
  2. In ‘Appearance’ section:
    1. Set ‘Show home button’ to ON
    2. Enter a home URL
      1. E.g. for JandP
      2. E.g. for a Confluence: space<user-space>/….
  3. In ‘On startup’ section, select ‘Continue where you left off’. (To get all windows and tabs back when/if quit browser.)


Google Meet

FOR Google Meet, to modify background

    1. If not already in a meeting, start your own small meeting
    2. Use the ‘three vertical dots’ button at bottom of window, next to the red End-Call button, to bring up Drop-down menu, select ‘Change Background’
    3. Use existing background of add your own by ‘+’ button.