Google Chrome is a web browser that currently has more than 3,000 million users around the world, who are dedicated to looking for all kinds of content related to the topics that interest them. As you remember, the company of the big “G” likes to hide Easter eggs between web pages, however, today we will teach you a trick within the Chrome settings to change its classic icon for any other that belongs to you. I like it, do you want to know how to do it? We will explain it to you below.
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If you are tired of the same Google Chrome icon or if you want to give the desktop of your computer or laptop another look, we will teach you a new trick so that you can change the logo of the aforementioned search engine for a more attractive one, it can be from your series, drawing or favorite program. The steps are very simple and the best of all is that you will not have the need to install external programs that put your computer at risk.
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HOW TO CHANGE THE GOOGLE CHROME ICON
First, from your computer you must enter Google Chrome, now, type and look for the icon that you will use in the images tab. For example, you can place “Pokemón icon”, this last word must be placed anyway. It is recommended that the format be PNG, circular and with a size that does not exceed 512 pixels. Then, enter the “Convertico” page or press here to go directly. Here you must click where it says “Drop your .png files here, or click to select them manually”. You can also drag them. As you can see, on the right it will have loaded the icon, press it to download it.Convertico page to convert your images into ico format. (Photo: Mag) The next step is to right click on the Google Chrome icon (in the desktop shortcut) and then on properties, a mini window will open. Enter the section “Change icon” and then “Browse” to choose the image you downloaded in ico format. Finally, click on “OK” and then “Apply”.
In case the Google Chrome icon located on the taskbar has not changed, what you have to do is remove it from there and add it again. This trick only works on Windows 7 computer or higher versions, it does not apply for Mac operating system.
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