Syncing GRCC Chrome Profiles

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If you work across multiple devices, syncing your Google Chrome profile data can help you manage your history, bookmarks, and other settings across those devices. 

What happens when you sync

  • You can see and update your synced info on all your devices, like bookmarks, history, passwords, and other settings.
  • You'll sign in automatically to Gmail, YouTube, Search, and other Google services. If you were signed in before turning on sync, you'll stay signed in.
  • If you change devices (like if you lose your phone or get a new laptop), you'll get all your info back.
  • You’ll personalize your experience in other Google products by including your Chrome history with your Web & App Activity.



Turn on sync

  1. On your computer, open Google Chrome.

  2. At the top right, click the Profile icon 
    • If you’re already signed in with your Google Account, this will be your account photo.
  3. Click Turn on sync
    • If you’re not signed in, you’ll have to sign in to your Google Account to turn on sync.
    • Type in your GRCC email in the required field.
    • Click Next.
    • Enter your MyGRCC password.
    • Click Next.
      • You may be prompted for two-factor authentication. 
    • Click Yes, Im in in the lower right hand corner of the Turn on sync window. 


Additional information

For more information, see the related Google Support article.


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