Google Chrome beta: how to download and install on PC

Google Chrome has a beta version in which unique features are tested prior to release for all users in the stable version of the program. This was the case, for example, with the new look celebrating the 10-year launch of the browser. On the other hand, because it is a preliminary software in the testing phase, the application can bring bugs.

In the following tutorial, check out how to install Chrome Beta on your PC to experience firsthand what's new in Google's browser. The procedure was performed on a Windows 10 computer, but the application also has versions for macOS and Linux.

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Learn how to install the Beta version of Chrome on your PC

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Step 1. Go to the Chrome Beta download page (google.com/chrome/beta) and press the "Download Chrome Beta" button;

Downloading the Chrome Beta

Step 2. Next, check the "Accept and install" option. The installation wizard download will start;

Downloading the Chrome Beta

Step 3. After you finish downloading, go to the download folder of your computer and open the Chrome installer;

Open the Chrome Beta installer

Step 4. The installation will start immediately, without the need to perform any configuration. You must be connected to the Internet;

Installing Chrome Beta

Step 5. When you're finished, Chrome Beta will be added to your desktop. You can check whether you're using the trial version on the info page or by looking at the Chrome icon, which has a black "Beta" tick.

Chrome Beta successfully installed

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