Read pages later and offline

You can save webpages to read later, even if you're offline, like when you're on an airplane or somewhere else without an Internet connection. To read webpages later offline, download them in Chrome ahead of time.

Read a page later

To read a page later, add it to your reading list. 

  1. On your computer, open Chrome Chrome.
  2. Go to a page you want to read later.
  3. At the top right of your browser, click Side panel .
  4. Click Add current tab.
Tip: You can also add a tab to your reading list by right-clicking on the tab and then Add to reading list.

Find your reading list

  1. At the top right of your browser, click Side panel .
  2. Click Reading list.

Download a page from Chrome to read offline

You need to be online to save a page.

  1. On your computer, open Chrome.
  2. Go to a page you want to save.
  3. At the top right, click More More and then More Tools and then Save page as.
  4. Choose where you want to save the page.
  5. Click Save.

To read a saved page, open the file on your computer. It will open in your default browser, like Chrome or Safari.

To delete a saved page, delete the file from your computer.

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