Chrome 90 is completely bugged on Windows 10 PCs. The last update caused serious malfunctions on the Google web browser. Frozen tabs, impossible to start and blocked extensions… There is no shortage of testimonials. Fortunately, it shouldn’t take long for Google to come up with a fix.
A few weeks ago, Google rolled out the 90th iteration of Chrome . This new update includes a host of new features, including the ability to name your tabs. On Windows 10, Chrome is also enriched with new security aimed at protecting computers against computer attacks.
Unfortunately, the latest version of Chrome does not work correctly on many machines running Windows 10. According to the testimonies gathered by our colleagues at 9to5Google, Google’s browser keeps crashing.
WHAT TO DO IF CHROME 90 CRASHES ON WINDOWS 10?
Concretely, all the tabs opened by the user stop responding . They then display an empty page titled “untitled”. This is also the case for most extensions installed on Chrome. They become unusable for long minutes. According to some accounts, Chrome 90 also regularly refuses to start, even after several restarts.
If you are affected by these bugs, 9to5Google advises you to install the latest beta of Chrome . Aware of certain malfunctions, the Mountain View giant has in fact already incorporated a fix in the update. Google should soon release this patch on the stable channel.
While waiting for this fix, the media also recommends uninstalling and reinstalling Chrome directly from the Google site . Then turn on sync history, bookmarks, and passwords. Close the web browser. Open File Explorer and go to the following address: % LOCALAPPDATA% \ Google \ Chrome \ User Data . All you have to do is delete the “Local Stafe” file.
This method would in certain cases make it possible to correct the shooting. If this tip fixed the problem, please let us know in the comments below. Other temporary, more complex methods are also mentioned on the Google forums. On our side, we will advise you to wait for Google to propose a fix.