Chromebooks: Easily check for updates

This brief overview will show you exactly how to verify that your Chromebook is running the latest version of chrome operating system.

With the Chrome browser portion of Chrome OS open, select the "3 dots" button in the upper right corner of the window (see screenshot below).

From the drop-down menu, select Help, then About Chrome OS.

Click the Check for Updates button if available.


Depending on the version you are currently using, you may be prompted to upgrade. To do this, you just have to follow the instructions that appear on the screen. It will be done very quickly.

That's all! As you have seen what you have to do is really simple. This will help keep your Chromebook up to date which is great.

What is my Chromebook for?

In case you don't know, computers running Chrome OS have become quite a trend. This is all because they work really well and are also very cheap. Which means they are perfect, especially for high school students. They will have a computer with everything they need in class.

Also, if you're a desk clerk and manage everything through Google Drive and Google apps, then a Chromebook will do just fine. You'll have everything just a click away, you'll have a super cheap and functional laptop and you'll be able to work without any problems.

Now, if your thing is programs, then you better go for a much more powerful computer, Chrome OS won't serve you at all unless you need a device with this Linux based OS.

Now you know how to upgrade your Chromebook and what this type of computer is really for. We hope you find our post very helpful.

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