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    Is it possible to install Google Chrome in Windows 8 Metro Screen? How to make it merge in the Metro UI Screen?

    I am trying to install Google Chrome in Windows 8 and I was successful only as a normal application but not attached in the metro screen of Windows 8, Can you tell me if its possible to attach the Google Chrome in Windows 8 Metro Screen?



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    Re: Is it possible to install Google Chrome in Windows 8 Metro Screen? How to make it merge in the Metro UI Screen?

    Yes, it is possible to merge the Google Chrome browser in Windows 8 screen all you have to do is a little setting change, just follow the steps given below,

    STEP 1: Download the latest Google Chrome browser from the dev channel CLICK HERE!!
    STEP 2: Once it gets installed it wonít be coming in the Metro UI screen, for that you have to change the Google Chrome browser as your system's default browser.
    STEP 3: To make the browser as default, open the browser -> Click the wrench icon in the top left -> Select Settings -> Scroll down to see the making Google browser as the default and select it.
    STEP 4: Now check in your Metro screen for the Chrome icon merged as tiles if you still canít find it then follow the next step.
    STEP 5: Go to Control Panel->Programs-> Default Programs-> Set your Default programs.
    STEP 6: Now in the list select Google Chrome browser and select it as the default program.

    Now you will be able to see the Chrome icon in the Metro screen and you can run it as the Metro app in Windows 8 OS.
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    Re: Is it possible to install Google Chrome in Windows 8 Metro Screen? How to make it merge in the Metro UI Screen?



    dear friend,

    it is possible to install Google chrome in windows 8 metro screen.

    follow these steps to do that-

    download the latest version of Google chrome from http://brothersoft.com

    install it.

    you have to set the Google chrome as your default browser.

    open the Google chrome & make this as your default browser by selecting make Google chrome default browser option in settings menu.

    now go to Control Panel > Programs > Default Programs > Set your Default programs.

    select Google chrome & make it default browser.

    now you can see your Google chrome browser icon in the metro screen & you can use it as the metro app.



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    Re: Is it possible to install Google Chrome in Windows 8 Metro Screen? How to make it merge in the Metro UI Screen?

    DEAR FRIEND,

    we can use the google chrome in windows 8 metro Screen.... that is simply follow the below instructions

    first you need to download the latest version of chrome from the internet

    and for the download visit this website
    www.filehippo.com and install it

    after that open the google chrome and click on settings button and select
    settings from the popup

    scroll down and find
    Default browser category in that click on make google chrome my default browser

    and now go to start menu and give a right click ....after click on
    ALL apps at the right corner

    now click on google chrome short cut........and use it in metro UI mode

    ALL THE BEST...!!!!!!

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    Re: Is it possible to install Google Chrome in Windows 8 Metro Screen? How to make it merge in the Metro UI Screen?

    Hello friend,


    I have the solution for your problem just do as i say...........

    1.Firstly go to your metro UI screen.

    2.Then you go to the 'search' box.

    3.There you type the name 'Google Chrome'.

    4.The result will be listed on the left hand side of your screen.

    5.Then you select the 'Google Chrome' folder.

    6.Then at the bottom you click on the option 'Pin to the start menu'.

    That's it by doing as i said you can solve your problem.

    Have a nice day.............


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    Re: Is it possible to install Google Chrome in Windows 8 Metro Screen? How to make it merge in the Metro UI Screen?

    hi dear friend...............to attach the Google chrome to windows 8 metro screen go this way

    first of all download and install the latest version of Google chrome from the internet

    and to download the Chrome visit this website www.filehippo.com

    after that click the start menu......then give a right click on the empty screen of start menu

    Pin_New_Tile_Windows_8_Start_Screen.jpg then click on ALL APPS ......at the right bottom corner of the menu

    then find chrome Icon .....and right click on it

    then at the task bar there is a PIN TO START MENU option will be appeared

    simply click on it ........after that it will be attached to the menu

    after that open it .......and use it in METRO UI MODE

    ALL THE BEST......!!!!!!!!

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