Tag : Chromebook

Some Chromebooks missing 'Scan' mode in Camera app even after installing latest Chrome OS 96 update

Chromebooks are the affordable laptops running Google’s Chrome OS (primarily web/cloud-based). These devices are especially popular in the casual and educational segment. From time to time...

[Update: Dec. 02] Chromebook issues with 'Add another account' stuck on loading & 'Sign in to add a Google Account' error under investigation

New updates are being added at the bottom of this story… Original story (published on October 28, 2021) follows: Over the past few weeks, some Chromebook users have been...

Chromebook Recovery Utility tool keeps crashing for some Windows 10 users, Chrome OS team looking into it

Chromebook Recovery Utility, the tool to recover ChromeOS when the system is ‘broken’, is having some problems that do not allow its correct operation. To be more specific...

[Update: Sep. 16] Some Chromebook users reporting random black/dark screen after recent update; issue present in older Chrome OS versions

New updates are being added at the bottom of this story……. Original story (published on November 26, 2020) follows: Chromebook screens are going dark/black for many users, and there...

Chromebook users reporting issues with 'Alt + Backspace + Enter' function after recent Chrome OS updates

The Chrome OS 91 update came out pretty recently but it seems that some Chromebook users are having a tough time with it. To recall, the removal of the flag...

Chromebook Android 11 upgrade likely delaying Chrome OS 90 update for some users

The Chrome OS 90 update started rolling out pretty recently to most Chrome OS running devices as version 90.0.4430.86. However, recent reports suggest that the said update...

GoGuardian bypass exploit on Chromebooks allegedly being looked into, but there's a workaround

GoGuardian is a popular educational technology company which offers classroom management and Chrome device management services among others. All in all, the GoGuardian services are commonly used on Chromebooks to...

Android Apps support may never come to Acer Chromebase 24, Chromebook 11, 15, & others despite Google’s promise

Chromebooks were greatly misunderstood computers when they first debuted but today, they are far more appealing to a large demographic as they seem to solve one of today’s...

Google aware of 'Restore pages? Chrome didn't shut down correctly' issue in Chrome OS (workaround inside)

Google’s Chrome OS first came out in 2011 along with Chromebooks which are now used by a lot of people across the globe. Chrome OS uses Google Chrome...

Still facing Google Meet "Getting ready... You'll be able to join in just a moment" issue in Chrome? Try these workarounds

People have been using Google Meet across the globe for both, professional as well as personal purposes. While users have run into several issues while Google Meet, there is one...