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Chrome 75 has hidden reading mode; know how to activate | Browsers

Chrome arrived version 75 on Tuesday (4) with no major news beyond the traditional performance improvements and security fixes. The browser has also gained a read mode, but the news is disabled by default. The hidden feature and visual pollution of websites to highlight the text is ideal for those who want to study or focus on just one piece of information.

In the following tutorial, find out how to enable and use the new Chrome reading mode that is still under development and treated as an experiment. The procedure was performed on Google's browser version for macOS, but the tips are also valid for Windows PC users. To get new access, you need to update the app to version 75 check out how to update Chrome to the latest available version.

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Learn how to enable Google Chrome reading mode Photo: Playback / Helito BeggioraLearn how to enable Google Chrome reading mode Photo: Playback / Helito Beggiora

Learn how to enable Google Chrome reading mode Photo: Playback / Helito Beggiora

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Step 1. Type about: flags (without quotes) in Chrome's address bar and press Enter;

Visit the Chrome Experiments page Photo: Reproduction / Helito BeggioraVisit the Chrome Experiments page Photo: Reproduction / Helito Beggiora

Visit the Chrome Experiments page Photo: Reproduction / Helito Beggiora

Step 2. In the experiments page, use the search to find the item "Enable Reader Mode". Then select the "Enabled" option and press "Relaunch Now" to restart the browser;

Activating reading mode Photo: Playback / Helito BeggioraActivating reading mode Photo: Playback / Helito Beggiora

Activating reading mode Photo: Playback / Helito Beggiora

Step 3. Now, to enable reading mode, go to the Chrome menu and select the "Convert Page" option;

Activating reading mode Photo: Playback / Helito BeggioraActivating reading mode Photo: Playback / Helito Beggiora

Activating reading mode Photo: Playback / Helito Beggiora

Step 4. You can use the zoom options in the application menu to increase or decrease the font size. To exit reading mode, simply select back.

Adjusting font size in read mode Photo: Playback / Helito BeggioraAdjusting font size in read mode Photo: Playback / Helito Beggiora

Adjusting font size in read mode Photo: Playback / Helito Beggiora

Ready! Take advantage of the tips to try out Chrome's new reading mode on your PC first.

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