Friday, July 25, 2014

Chrome for Android Update

Chrome for Android has been updated to 36.0.1985.141 and will be available in Google Play over the next few days. This release fixes an issue with WebRTC permissions. If you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug. More information about Chrome for Android is available on the Chrome site.

Jason Kersey
Google Chrome

Thursday, July 24, 2014

Admin Console Update

The Admin console has been updated with changes to user settings, device settings, and device information.


  • Logging in using single sign-on can now be enabled via a new user policy. The SSO configuration must use SSL.
  • The user field in device details is now automatically populated with the username that first enrolled the device to the domain. The field can be edited after auto-population.
  • Forced Re-Enrollment will now work with all Chrome devices that have updated to version 36 and above. Devices will not need to be enrolled on any specific version.
  • Automatic Enrollment will no longer be available as a setting over the next couple of weeks.


Known issues are available here. Enterprise customers can report an issue by contacting support.


Lawrence Lui

Google Chrome

Beta Channel Update for Chrome OS


The Beta channel has been updated to 37.0.2062.29 (Platform version:  5978.26.0) for all Chrome OS devices except Samsung Chromebook, Samsung Chromebook 2, Samsung Chromebook Series 5, HP Chromebook 11. This build contains a number of bug fixes, security updates and feature enhancements. Systems will be receiving updates over the next several days. Here is a list of Chromium changes.

Some highlights of these changes are:

  • Multi-profile support
  • New "App info" view in the Chrome launcher
  • Settings appear in a window, not tab
  • Save to Google Drive in Incognito mode

If you find new issues, please let us know by visiting our forum or filing a bug. Interested in switching channels? Find out how. You can submit feedback using ‘Report an issue...’ in the Chrome menu (3 horizontal bars in the upper right corner of the browser).

Josafat Garcia
Google Chrome

Beta Channel Update

The beta channel has been updated to 37.0.2062.44 for Windows, Mac and Linux.

A full list of changes is available in the SVN log. Interested in switching release channels? Find out how. If you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug.

Alex Mineer
Google Chrome

Chrome Beta for Android Update

The Chrome Team is excited to announce the beta release of Chrome 37 for Android. Chrome 37.0.2062.39 will be available in Google Play over the next few hours. This release contains a number of new features including:
  • Material Design updates
  • Simplified sign-in
  • Lots of bug fixes and performance improvements!
You can find out more on the Chrome blog. A partial list of changes in this build is available in the SVN revision log. If you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug. More information about Chrome for Android is available on the Chrome site.

Jason Kersey
Google Chrome

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Beta Channel Update

The beta channel has been updated to 37.0.2062.35 for Windows, Mac and Linux.

A full list of changes is available in the SVN log. Interested in switching release channels? Find out how. If you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug.

Alex Mineer
Google Chrome

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Dev Channel Update

The dev channel has been updated to 38.0.2101.0 for Windows, Mac and Linux.

A full list of changes is available in the SVN log. Interested in switching release channels? Find out how. If you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug.

Matthew Yuan
Google Chrome

Dev Channel Update for Chrome OS

The Dev channel has been updated to 37.0.2062.29 (Platform version: 5978.26.0) for all Chrome OS devices except the Samsung Series 5 550. This build contains a number of bug fixes, security updates and feature enhancements. A list of changes can be found here.

If you find new issues, please let us know by visiting our forum or filing a bug. Interested in switching channels? Find out how. You can submit feedback using ‘Report an issue...’ in the Chrome menu (3 horizontal bars in the upper right corner of the browser).

Josafat Garcia
Google Chrome

Beta Channel Update

The Beta Channel has been updated to 37.0.2062.20 for Chrome 64-bit on Windows.

This release fixes a number of crashes and other bugs. A full list of changes is available in the SVN log. Interested in switching release channels? Find out how. If you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug.

Daniel Xie
Google Chrome

Monday, July 21, 2014

Stable Channel Update for Chrome OS

The Stable channel has been updated to 36.0.1985.126 for the devices listed below:
  • 5841.73.0 for CR48, Acer AC700, Acer C7 C710, ASUS Chromebook C200, ASUS Chromebox, Lenovo N20 Chromebook, Lenovo Thinkpad 11e Chromebook, Lenovo X131e, LG Chromebase, Samsung Series 3 Chromebook, Samsung Series 5 Chromebook, Samsung Chromebook 2 (11"), Samsung Chromebook 2 (13"), and the New Samsung Chromebook
  • 5841.74.0 for the Acer C720, Dell Chromebook 11 for Education and the Toshiba Chromebook
  • 5841.76.0 for Google Pixel and the Samsung Series 5 550 Chromebook 
This build contains a number of bug fixes, security updates and feature enhancements. Systems will be receiving updates over the next several days. Here is a list of Chromium changes.

Some highlights of these changes are: 
  • Users can adjust time if their clock is out of sync and they have no network connection 
  • The on-screen keyboard to support IMEs 
  • We launched a touch-enabled window manager for Chrome OS available on select convertible devices
  • Supervised users: ability to import existing supervised users, and to set a new password from chrome.com/manage
  • If you have a touch-enabled device, you can now scale a webpage to zoom in on content via pinch to zoom
If you find new issues, please let us know by visiting our forum or filing a bug. Interested in switching channels? Find out how. You can submit feedback using ‘Report an issue...’ in the Chrome menu (3 horizontal bars in the upper right corner of the browser).

Ben Henry
Google Chrome