How to reset all Chrome flags to their defaults

About the ://flags page, formerly known as the about:labs page in Chrome, these flags are experimental features in development aimed at developers and advanced users, not regular users. So they are disabled by default, interested users can test them by flipping one or more, Chrome browser needs to be restarted for the changes to take effect.

The Chrome://flags or about:flags page warns the user that “these experimental features may change, break or disappear at any time”. And the implications of enabling one or more experimental features could lead to loss of browser data or compromise your security or privacy.

READ: Google redesigns the chrome://flags page

How to reset all Chrome flags to default

So if you have enabled some experimental features, you will need to disable them after testing. But, you need to carefully look for each flag, after all, there are more than 133 flags to go through. So finding each flag enabled and disabling it can be a tedious task and takes some time, keeping that in mind, the Chrome team added “Reset all to default button” at the top of Chrome flags page, which you can use.

So to reset all Chrome flags to default

1. Visit about:flags in Chrome

2. Click the “Reset All to Default” button, scroll down and click the “Restart Now” button for the changes to take effect.

Likewise, you can also reset all Opera flags (based on Chromium) to defaults.

READ: Google redesigns the chrome://flags page

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