How to Install Google Chrome on Windows 11

Installing Google Chrome on your Windows 11 computer is a straightforward process. Follow these steps to download and install the browser:

Step 1: Open Microsoft Edge

  1. Click on the Start menu (Windows icon) at the bottom-left corner of your screen.
  2. Type "Microsoft Edge" in the search bar.
  3. Click on Microsoft Edge to open the browser.

Step 2: Go to the Google Chrome Download Page

  1. In Microsoft Edge, go to the address bar at the top of the browser window.
  2. Type and press Enter.

Step 3: Download Google Chrome

  1. Once you are on the Google Chrome download page, click on the Download Chrome button.
  2. A new page will open asking you to agree to the Terms of Service. Click on Accept and Install.
  3. The download will start automatically. If prompted, click Save to save the installation file to your computer.

Step 4: Run the Installer

  1. Once the download is complete, click on the chrome_installer.exe file at the bottom of the Microsoft Edge browser window. If you don’t see it, you can find it in your Downloads folder.
  2. If a User Account Control prompt appears asking if you want to allow this app to make changes to your device, click Yes.

Step 5: Install Google Chrome

  1. The Google Chrome installer will open and begin installing the browser. This may take a few minutes.
  2. Once the installation is complete, Google Chrome will open automatically.

Step 6: Set Google Chrome as Your Default Browser (Optional)

  1. When Google Chrome opens for the first time, it will ask if you want to set it as your default browser. Click Set as default if you wish to make Chrome your default web browser.
  2. You will be redirected to the Default apps settings in Windows 11.
  3. Scroll down to Web browser and click on the current default browser (likely Microsoft Edge).
  4. Select Google Chrome from the list of browsers.

Step 7: Sign in to Google Chrome (Optional)

  1. If you have a Google account, you can sign in to Chrome to sync your bookmarks, history, passwords, and other settings across all your devices.
  2. Click on the Profile icon at the top-right corner of the Chrome window.
  3. Click Turn on sync and follow the prompts to sign in with your Google account.


You have successfully installed Google Chrome on your Windows 11 computer. You can now start browsing the web using Google Chrome and take advantage of its features and extensions.