- Click the spanner icon on the browser toolbar.
- Select Settings.
- Click Show advanced settings.
- In the “Privacy” section, click Content settings button.
- Images are allowed by default. To prevent images from displaying, select “Do not show any images.”
- Plug-ins are used by websites to enable certain types of web content (such as Flash or Windows Media files) that browsers can’t inherently process. They’re allowed by default.
- Pop-ups are blocked by default from appearing automatically and cluttering your screen.
- Location requests: Google Chrome alerts you by default whenever a site wants to use your location information.
- Notifications: Some websites, such as Google Calendar, can show notifications on your computer desktop. Google Chrome alerts you by default whenever a site wants permission to automatically show notifications.
Click Manage exceptions in any section to customize how resources for specific websites should be handled. Want to add a site to the exceptions list? You can enter hostnames and IP addresses, as well as specific domain masks (e.g. enter [*.]google.com to match everything from google.com and www.google.com, but not othergoogle.com).