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Chromebook Care

Here are some basic tips on how to increase Chromebook speeds and performance:
Update the Chromebook Operating System
  • Turn on your Chromebook
  • Log into the device
  • Connect your Chromebook to Wi-Fi
  • At the bottom right, select the time
  • Select Settings
  • At the bottom of the left panel, select About Chrome OS
  • Under "Google Chrome OS," you'll find which version of the Chrome operating system your Chromebook uses
  • Select Check for updates
  • If your Chromebook finds a software update, it will start to download automatically
Remove User Profiles
  • On the Chromebook sign-in screen, select the profile you want to remove
  • Next to the profile name, select the Down arrow or 3 dots
  • Select Remove this user
  • In the box that appears, select Remove this user
  • If you do this for the assigned user, it will give them a clean slate and a fresh log-in
Remove Unneeded Extensions
  • Open Chrome
  • At the top right, click the puzzle piece
  • Go through the extensions and click the three-dots on each extension you would like to remove
  • Click on Remove from Chrome
Speed Test