How to Quickly Set Permissions for a Web Site in Google Chrome

By Lowell Heddings on February 7th, 2013


Google Chrome has a very useful feature that most people probably don’t know about – You can quickly set per-site permissions and disable plugins, Javascript, images, and more with only a single click.

So the next time you’re on a web site (including this one), just click the little icon next to the URL in the address bar, and you’ll see a menu pop out like this.


You can then change settings for anything you’d like – you can even enable Popups, although that’s something you probably don’t want to do.


Note that you can also access this menu by right-clicking on the page and selecting View page info.


My personal favorite Chrome feature is Inspect Element.

Lowell Heddings, better known online as the How-To Geek, spends all his free time bringing you fresh geekery on a daily basis. You can follow him on if you'd like.

  • Published 02/7/13
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