Reset Chromium to factory settings

Sometimes you need to completely reset Chromium web browser back to it’s default settings in order to get it working again. Luckily it’s not too difficult and I’ll show you how in this guide.

Reset Chromium back to default settings

  1. Open Chromium
  2. Click on the Customize and control icon Chromium menu icon at the top-right of your browser window
  3. Click on the Settings menu item
  4. Scroll down until you see a link that says: Show advanced settings… and click it on
  5. Now scroll all the way down the expanded Settings page
  6. Click the Reset browser settings button, then click the Reset button on the popup window
  7. Restart Chromium (recommended)
  8. You’re all done!