The default homepage in Google chrome browser is a new tab with a search bar and suggested ‘articles for you’ links. This looks very monotonous and not much productive. However, Google Chrome has given the ability to change the home icon URL.
I have personally set my homepage icon URL to my personal blog. It’s easy to access and keep the blog post ready to push online. Earlier, I use to set up the homepage URL with the tools or support page of my organization.
The home icon default URL is set to the chrome://newtab that load the below page. Though it’s not necessary to change, it is one’s personal preference whether to keep it or change.
How to Change the Chrome Android Homepage?
The default chrome homepage URL is set to open a new tab page, however, you can customize to set up a new homepage address in chrome android.
Here are the simple steps to change the homepage icon URL on Chrome Android:
- Launch Chrome Android app.
- Tap on menu for Options.
- Select Settings from the options list.
- Tap on the Homepage tab.
- Make sure the Homepage option is On.
- Choose Open this page option.
- Enter the URL that you want to set as Homepage.
- Hit on the back button to save the changes and navigate back to the home screen on Chrome.
- Tap on the Home icon to check if the new URL is loading.
The new URL that you’ve entered at step #7 will load in the browser every time you hit on the home icon.
You can always switch back to the original new tab URL by setting the chrome://newtab within the URL field.
Video on Changing Chrome Homepage URL
Watch the video demo to change the homepage URL on Chrome for Android. The homepage URL will modify the Home icon located at the top left corner of the Chrome browser on Android.
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Bottom Line — Chrome Android Change Homepage URL
In this way, you can set up a customized homepage URL or address to the home icon in chrome android. The home icon can be set to your blog or company website address. You can also set up a personalized search engine as the home icon page.
Similarly, you can also modify and set a new homepage URL in chrome computer.
Have you changed the homepage URL in the chrome android browser? What did you set up?
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