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Use These Apps to Make Windows 10 Feel Like a Chromebook

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Nothing against Windows 10, but if you want to simplify it a bit by giving it the Chromebook treatment—tweaking various settings and UI elements to make them a bit easier to deal with, or simply integrating some of a Chromebook’s more useful features directly into Windows 10 itself—nobody is going to give you any…

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Source: https://lifehacker.com/use-these-apps-to-make-windows-10-feel-like-a-chromeboo-1846629387
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How to Connect a Bluetooth Mouse to a Chromebook

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Chromebooks are called Chromebooks because they’re usually laptops, and laptops typically have trackpads. If you’d like to use a Bluetooth mouse with your Chromebook instead, it’s easy to do.  We’ll show you how.

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Source: https://www.howtogeek.com/715152/how-to-connect-a-bluetooth-mouse-to-a-chromebook/
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The Article Was Written/Published By: Joe Fedewa

How to Sync Wi-Fi Passwords between Chromebooks and Android

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The idea is simple: If you sign in to a Wi-Fi network on your Android phone, your Chromebook will automatically know the password as well. This works in the other direction, too. The devices share Wi-Fi credentials as long as you’re using both with the same Google account.

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Source: https://www.howtogeek.com/719771/how-to-sync-wi-fi-passwords-between-chromebooks-and-android/
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The Article Was Written/Published By: Joe Fedewa

How to Use Your Android Phone Seamlessly With Your Chromebook

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Google is making it easier than ever to move seamlessly between an Android phone and a Chromebook. New and existing features in Chrome OS mean that you can get pair your Android device to your Chromebook in seconds, which means you can sync notifications, Chrome tabs, and more between the two.

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Source: https://gizmodo.com/how-to-use-your-android-phone-seamlessly-with-your-chro-1846474450
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The Article Was Written/Published By: David Nield

How to Pin a File or Folder to Your Chromebook’s Taskbar

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If you own a Chromebook, you probably spend most of your time on cloud services. But every now and then, when you do need to access local folders or files, Chrome OS lets you pin files right on the bottom taskbar or “Shelf.”

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Source: https://www.howtogeek.com/715322/how-to-pin-a-file-or-folder-to-your-chromebooks-taskbar/
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The Article Was Written/Published By: Shubham Agarwal

How to Use the Chrome OS Phone Hub with Your Android Handset

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A smartphone and a laptop—many of us have these two gadgets in our lives. If they happen to be an Android phone and a Chromebook, the Phone Hub feature makes them work together. We’ll show you how it works.

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Source: https://www.howtogeek.com/718372/how-to-use-the-chrome-os-phone-hub/
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How to Quickly Switch Between Users on a Chromebook

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Your Chromebook allows you to create up to five different user profiles. Fortunately, you don’t have to return to the login screen every time you want to switch between them. Here’s how to switch between users instantly with just a keyboard shortcut.

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Source: https://www.howtogeek.com/711834/how-to-quickly-switch-between-users-on-a-chromebook/
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The Article Was Written/Published By: Shubham Agarwal

Samsung Galaxy Chromebook 2: A better balance of premium and practical

c0520031-7848-11eb-9df3-2722364fc18fSamsung’s first Galaxy Chromebook was a thing to behold. It had an incredibly sharp and vivid 4K screen, a wonderful keyboard and a thin, light, well-designed body. It was almost everything you could want from a laptop — but its $1,000 price and emba…

Source: https://www.engadget.com/samsung-galaxy-chromebook-2-review-140021243.html
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Chrome OS Tops macOS as 2nd Most Popular OS

Chrome-OS-2nd-Featured.jpg We’ve moved beyond the Windows vs. Mac battle. Mac always had its fans, but it could never quite topple Windows. And now it appears to have fallen further down the steps. Chrome OS overtook it and is now the second most popular OS for the first time. Is This a Fall from Grace for macOS? First, let’s get real. Neither one – macOS or Chrome OS – is knocking on Windows’ door. Windows has a market share of 80.5 percent, according to market data firm IDC and a report at GeekWire. That doesn’t leave much room for any… Read more14292713.gif

Source: https://tracking.feedpress.com/link/12555/14292713/chrome-os-tops-macos-2nd-most-popular-os
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The Article Was Written/Published By: Laura Tucker

How to Safely Remove USB Flash Drives From a Chromebook

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You’ve probably heard about how you should always safely “eject” a USB drive before unplugging it. On Windows, it’s a very simple process, but what about on a Chromebook? Should you still do it? How does it work?

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Source: https://www.howtogeek.com/713317/how-to-safely-remove-usb-flash-drives-from-a-chromebook/
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