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Search Text and ‘Find in Page’ using Chrome on Android

Are you searching for a text or phrase on a webpage in the Chrome app? Learn how to search and find the text on the web page.

Finding a term or phrase is difficult if you look at long-form content. To make it easy, the Chrome app has a feature called Find in Page under the menu option that helps search for the word on the page.

It will display and highlight the matching phrase and have a navigation button to scroll through the results.

In this guide, we have shared the steps to search for and find text or phrases on a page using the Google Chrome browser.

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How to Search and Find in Page using Chrome Android?

Search Text with the ‘Find in Page’ option

If you are reading long-form content and explicitly looking for any word, then the ‘Find in page’ option is helpful. Here are the steps to find the text:

  1. Launch the Chrome browser app.
  2. Open the web page that you want to search in.
  3. Tap on More vertical 3-dots icon for the options menu.
  4. Select the Find in Page option within the list.
    Find in Page Chrome Android
  5. Enter the term or keyword that you want to find on the page.
  6. The keywords and repetitions will be highlighted on the page.
    Search in Page on Chrome Android

As mentioned, you can use the arrow button to skip the next search result and find the desired answer that you need.

The in-page search feature works only on the current page. However, if you’re searching within the website, you should use the search option available on the website.

Bottom Line

As mentioned, the find or search-in-page feature is helpful for anyone who knows how to use it and can be widely used for research or page lookup.

Similarly, you can also use Find in the page on Chrome for computers that work almost the same as the Android browser. You can use the keyboard shortcut to invoke the find on the page search box.

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Kushal Azza

Kushal Azza

Kushal Azza is a Google Certified IT Professional, Digital Content Creator, and Go-To Digital Marketer with Engineering Degree. He has over a decade of experience solving tech problems, troubleshooting, and innovating digital solutions. Follow him on Twitter and LinkedIn.

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