Guide to Move Address Bar to Bottom on Chrome for iOS

Guide to Move Address Bar to Bottom on Chrome for iOS

There is constantly something to examine from one working machine to another. iOS is great for some features and Android is great for some features. And it works great for users. Google recently introduced a bottom address bar for Chrome on iOS, similar to the address bar location in Safari. This is one of the most requested features.

However, the address bar is at the top by default. So if you like the layout of the address bar below, you will have to move it manually. Don’t worry, it’s not a problem. Here I will show you how to move the address bar down in Chrome on iOS.

Google started testing this feature a while ago and it went live for some users under this banner a few months ago.And after a while of waiting, it’s finally open to the public. It’s currently only available in Chrome for iOS, but could soon be available on Android as well.

The bottom address bar has several advantages. You don’t have to go all the way to the top to change the URL. Therefore, placing the address bar at the bottom makes it easier to reach. So if you prefer the address bar at the bottom but use Chrome instead of Safari, you can finally go there.

Switch to Bottom Address Bar on Chrome for iOS

Fortunately Google kept switching between top and bottom very simple.

Step 1: First make sure to update your Google Chrome to the latest version.

Step 2: Launch the Chrome browser on your iPhone or iPad.

Step 3: Now open any URL in the browser.

Step 4: Long tap the address bar which will present two option. Choose the option to shift address bar to bottom.

That’s all. And if you change your mind later, you can use the same procedure to move the address bar up. It’s pretty simple, right?

This feature may not be available in your browser. In this case, you can use an alternative method.

Bring Bottom Address Bar from Flag

All experimental features and some hidden features are available under the Chrome flag. All you have to do is search for this feature and enable it. Here is the process:

Step 1: Open Chrome app on your iPhone.

Step 2: In the Address bar search chrome://flags/#bottom-omnibox-steady-state

Step 3: It will open the Chrome flag page. Here Bottom Omnibox is the feature that switches Address bar to bottom.

Step 4: Make sure to set this flag as enabled and the address bar will move to bottom.

Step 5: Relaunch Chrome app and that’s it.

This may be disabled withinside the identical way.All you have to do is deactivate the option.

How to get bottom address bar in Google Chrome app for iOS. Which do you prefer, the bottom address bar or the top address bar? Let us know in the comments section.

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