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Read pages later and offline

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

Save a page from Chrome to read later

You need to be online to save a page to your Reading List.

  1. On your iPhone or iPad, open the Chrome app Chrome.
  2. Go to a page that you want to save.
  3. At the top-right, tap More More and then Share Share.
  4. Tap Read later.

You can also touch and hold a link, and then tap Read later.

Save a page from another app

  1. On your iPhone or iPad, open the app.
  2. Go to a page that you want to save.
  3. Tap Share Share.
  4. If you haven't already, add Chrome to your Share list:
    1. In the list of apps, scroll to the end and tap More.
    2. Switch Chrome on On.
    3. Tap Done.
  5. Find and tap Chrome.
  6. Tap Read later.

Read a saved page in your Reading List

  1. On your iPhone or iPad, open the Chrome app Chrome.
  2. At the top-right, tap More More and then Reading List.
  3. Tap the page that you want to read.

When you're back online, the live version of the page will load. If you don't see the live version, reload the page.

Delete a saved page from your Reading List

  1. On your iPhone or iPad, open the Chrome app Chrome.
  2. At the top-right, tap More More and then Reading List.
  3. At the bottom-right, tap Edit.
  4. Select the pages that you want to delete.
  5. At the bottom-left, tap Delete.

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