How do I reset my most visited thumbnails on Google Chrome?

How do I reset my most visited thumbnails on Google Chrome?

Simply browse to each of the sites on your new tab page, then close any New Tab tabs and open a new one. You should now see up to date images of your sites. Plus, your Thumbnails file should be much smaller now; it was only a little over 1Mb after getting new shots of our most popular sites.

Why do my thumbnails disappear in Chrome?

Here are a couple of things that can cause your most visited thumbnails to disappear from Google Chrome. Google Chrome Bug: The most likely cause for this issue is a bug under upgrading to a new design homepage. Search Engine Option: The Google search engine as your default search engine can cause this issue as well.

How do I manage thumbnails in Google Chrome?

In order to do that:

  1. Launch Chrome and open a new tab.
  2. Click on the “Add Shortcut” option in the thumbnails. Clicking on the “Add Shortcut” button.
  3. Enter the name that you want to give to the shortcut and enter the site’s address in the address bar.
  4. Click on “Done” to add the website to your thumbnails.

Why did my Chrome shortcuts disappear?

A chat with Google Support rep reveals a possible workaround to this issue. Go to Settings, then Apps and Notifications, then select See All Apps. Select the three dots at the top right, select Reset App Preferences, then reset apps.

Where did my Google Chrome shortcuts go?

Where are my shortcuts in Chrome? Go to the Chrome menu, located in the upper-right corner of the browser and represented by three vertically-aligned dots. Select More tools and choose either Add to desktop, Create shortcut, or Create application shortcuts (the option you see depends on your operating system).

Why did all my Chrome shortcuts disappear?

Why do my thumbnails disappear?

And as you might guess, it is extremely dispiriting when they disappear. Unfortunately, missing thumbnails are quite a common issue these days. The main reason for this is that your thumbnail cache accumulates continually, which makes your cache database prone to corruption.

How do I stop Google Chrome from showing shortcuts?

Open a new tab in Chrome. Click Customize on the lower right. Click Shortcuts. Toggle on Hide shortcuts.

How do I stop Chrome from showing thumbnails?

Disable automatic thumbnails:

  1. On the Custom Search home page, click the search engine you want.
  2. Click Look and feel, and then click the Thumbnails tab.
  3. Switch Thumbnails in search results to OFF.

How do I remove thumbnails from Chrome new tab?

Open Chrome and hover your mouse over the thumbnail preview image. You will see an “X” mark on the image with the description as “Don’t show on this page”. Click on the “X” mark to delete the site thumbnail. Remember, deleting thumbnail will remove the history of the site from the browser.