Use Progressive Web Apps

You can use Progressive Web Apps (PWAs) for a fast web experience on your computer or mobile device. You can install the PWA for faster access and additional functionality, like more storage for content to use offline.

Install a PWA

  1. On your computer, open Chrome.
  2. Go to a website you want to install.
  3. At the top right of the address bar, click Install .
  4. Follow the onscreen instructions to install the PWA.

Tip: Some apps offer shortcuts to features. To find a list of app shortcuts on a Windows computer, right-click the PWA on the dock.

Uninstall a PWA

Uninstall from a Windows, Mac, or Linux computer
  1. On your computer, open Chrome.
  2. Go to a website you want to uninstall.
  3. At the top right, click More More and then Uninstall [site name].

Tip: You can also manage PWAs through chrome://apps.

Uninstall from a Chromebook
  1. In your launcher, right click on the PWA's icon.
  2. Select Remove from Chrome...
  3. To clear data, choose Clear data.
    • Important: This will clear all data from the corresponding website as well, so you'll need to sign in again the next time you visit the site.
  4. Select Remove.

Related resources

If you’re a developer, learn how to build and test a PWA.

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