How to print from Google Chrome on your desktop or mobile device

ShutterstockIt only takes a few clicks or taps to print from Google Chrome.

  • You can easily print from Google Chrome using the options menu on your desktop, or the “Share” menu in the mobile app.
  • If you use the mobile version of Google Chrome, keep in mind that your printing process will vary depending on what kind of phone you have.
  • On a desktop, you can also print from Google Chrome using a keyboard command.
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There are so many subtle differences between internet browsers that seemingly simple things like printing can become technological obstacles.

But if you use Google Chrome, the process is quick and easy. You’ll just have to make sure that your printer is set up and connected to your computer, iPhone, or Android device already.

Assuming you’ve done that, here’s how to start printing via the Chrome browser.

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How to print from Google Chrome on your desktop

1. Open Google Chrome on your Mac or PC and go to the page or document you want to print.

2. Click the three stacked dots in the top-right of the browser window and click “Print.”

How to print from Google Chrome 1William Antonelli/Business InsiderYou’ll find the ‘Print’ option in this menu.

3. Enter your printing settings. This will include selecting the printer you want to use, choosing the page orientation, and picking what pages should be included.

4. Once everything is set properly, click “Print.”

How to print from Google Chrome 2William Antonelli/Business InsiderSet your printing preferences.

You can also reach the printing menu by pressing Ctrl + P on a PC keyboard, or Command + P on a Mac keyboard.

How to print from Google Chrome on your mobile device

The process is slightly different depending on whether you’re using an Android or an iPhone. Those differences are noted below:

1. Open the Chrome app and go to the page or document you want to have printed.

2. iPhone users should tap the “Share” button in the top-right corner of the screen, while Android users should tap the “More” button (three dots) in the top-right corner and then select “Share.”

How to print from Google Chrome   3Devon Delfino/Business InsiderTap the ‘Share’ option.

3. Tap “Print.”

4. Choose your settings, as well as the printer you want to use, and then select “Print.”

How to print from Google Chrome   4Devon Delfino/Business InsiderMake sure your printer is connected to your mobile device beforehand.
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