You might have spotted that once the usage of Chrome on some gadgets, a house button seems within the deal with bar. It’s because producers can optionally come with an APK referred to as ‘ChromeCustomizations.apk’ within the device folder, which units default values for the house hyperlink and bookmarks (there is an instance right here). Surprisingly, when you have a tool with out ChromeCustomizations.apk, you’ll’t get the house button within the first position.

Now apparently that may in any case be converting, in keeping with a brand new flag came upon through XDA Builders. The flag, referred to as #force-enable-home-page-button, turns at the domestic button whether or not your tool has the ChromeCustomizations APK or now not. It is only within the very newest construct of Chrome Canary, so if you do not see it, the replace is probably not rolled out to you but. Similar to when OEMs allow the button, you’ll move into Chrome’s settings to set your own home web page of selection.

google might bring chromes home button to all android devices - Google might bring Chrome's home button to all Android devices

It isn’t transparent at this level when the flag will arrive in Chrome solid, however I would not be expecting it any previous than v67 (because of be launched in April). There is additionally no telling if it’ll develop into a surroundings in Chrome, or if it’ll stay hidden a few of the loads of different flags. You’ll grasp Chrome Canary from the Play Retailer beneath.

Chrome Canary (Unstable)
Chrome Canary (Unstable)