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How to Download Google Chrome or Microsoft Edge on a Mac

Macs are Apple’s line of personal computers – iMac, Mac Mini, MacBook Air, MacBook Pro, etc. They offer great capabilities that rivals, in some cases, struggle to catch up with. Protecting your MacBook Pro with a case will only make it last longer, so be sure to get one if you haven’t already. One of the handy features of macOS is the ability to use third-party browsers, if Safari isn’t doing your job. Here’s how to download Google Chrome or Microsoft Edge on a Mac.

How to Download Google Chrome on Mac

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  • Click Download Chrome in the middle of the screen (or top right corner).

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  • Choose whether you want the Intel or M1 chip version, depending on your Mac’s processor.

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  • Let the download complete and wait for it to complete.

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  • Double-click the .dmg file once the download is complete.

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  • Drag the Chrome icon to the Applications folder as shown.

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  • Wait for the copy to complete.
  • You will then see the Chrome icon in the launcher. Click on it.

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  • Allow macOS to launch it.

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  • Customize the settings you get the first time you launch the app.

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How to Download Microsoft Edge on Mac

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  • Click Download Chrome in the middle of the screen.

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  • Choose whether you want the Intel or M1 chip version, depending on your Mac’s processor.
  • Accept the Terms of Service, after reading them, by tapping Accept & Download.

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  • Let the download complete and wait for it to complete.

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  • Double-click the .pkg file once the download is complete.

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  • Follow the simple installation process and close it once it is done.

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  • Click Move to Trash, when prompted.
  • You will then see the Edge icon in the launcher. Click on it.

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  • Customize the settings you get the first time you launch the app.

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  • There it is ! You can now use Microsoft Edge on your Mac.

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