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.

Install a PWA

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

Uninstall a PWA

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

Tip: You can also manage PWAs via 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 also clear all data form the corresponding website, 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, find out how to build and test a PWA.

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