Start managing Chrome Browser

For administrators who manage Chrome Browser on Windows, Mac, or Linux computers.

As an IT admin for a business or school, you can deploy Chrome Browser to users across Microsoft® Windows®, Apple® Mac®, and Linux computers. You can then manage 200+ policies that govern people's use of Chrome, such as the apps and extensions they can use, data security and privacy, their browsing experience, and more. 

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See basic steps for deploying Chrome Browser on corporate computers.

Manage policies from:   WINDOWS  MAC  LINUX  CLOUD

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Install MSI (Windows) and policy templates

Chrome Enterprise provides all the files you need to install and manage Chrome Browsers on corporate devices (Windows, Mac, and Linux): 

  • Microsoft Installer (MSI) for installing Chrome Browser on managed Windows computers
  • Administrative templates for configuring corporate policies on managed PCs (Windows, Mac, Linux)

Get the files: Chrome Enterprise Bundle | What's in the bundle?

Enforce policies on-premise 

After Chrome Browser is installed on your users’ computers, use your preferred on-premise tools to enforce policies that control their use of Chrome. Policies can apply whether or not people are using Chrome Browser or signed in to any account. You can enforce policies that users cannot modify. Or set default preferences that users can change.

Manage policies from the cloud

If you have access to the Google Admin console, such as with a G Suite account, you can manage user-level policies from the cloud. These policies apply when users are signed in to their corporate Chrome profile on any Chrome Browser or device running Chrome OS, including personal computers when they're away from work.

See Cloud-managed Chrome Browser.

Support legacy browser apps

Your organization can take advantage of Chrome Browser while still easily accessing older websites and apps that require Internet Explorer. Just deploy the Chrome legacy browser extension.  When users click links in the Chrome Browser that instead require a legacy browser, the URL automatically opens in the legacy browser.

Set up Legacy Browser Support |  Get the extension

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