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No more Chrome app launcher by Google

Mar 28, 2016
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No more Chrome app launcher by Google: The company’s engineering director Marc Pawliger via a blog post confirmed the news.

Search engine giant Google recently announced that the company will end support for its Chrome app launcher for Windows, Mac, and Linux platforms starting July 2016.No more Chrome app launcher by Google

No more Chrome app launcher by Google

He said, With Chrome’s continued emphasis on simplicity and streamlining browser features, the launcher will be removed from those platforms. It will remain unchanged on Chrome OS.

Pawliger pointed out that the removal process would take place over the next several months.

In the next few weeks, Chrome wills no longer enable the launcher when users first install a Chrome app. anyone who currently has the launcher will receive a notice informing them that the launcher will be going away, he said.

The first instances of the launcher will be removed starting July 2016. However, users will still be able to access Chrome apps by clicking on the app’s shortcut in the bookmarks bar or typing Chrome: // in the Omnibox.

Earlier, Google had also announced that it would stop supporting the Chrome Web browser on older operating systems such as Windows XP, Vista, and lower versions after April.

Google has announced that it will retire its Chrome app launcher. The company said that since Windows, Mac and Linux users prefer to launch their apps from within Chrome, it is discontinuing the app launcher.

Google said that since Windows, Mac and Linux users prefer to launch their apps from within Chrome, it is discontinuing the app launcher.

 

With Chrome’s continued emphasis on simplicity and streamlining browser features, the launcher will be removed from those platforms. It will remain unchanged on Chrome OS.

Google confirmed. It added that the removal process will take place over next few months. Users with the launcher will get a notification informing about the removal. ” In July, existing instances of the launcher will be removed…