Chrome mobile has a secret new tabs feature

how to lock incognito tabs on Chrome mobile, and keep those secret tabs secret

Chrome now has a feature that allows you to lock your incognito tabs using your device password whenever you close the browser. This means as long as somebody doesn't know your password

How to lock incognito tabs on Chrome mobile: iOS & iPadOS

How to lock incognito tabs on Chrome mobile: iOS & iPadOS

1. Open Chrome and tap the three dots symbol on the bottom right of the screen. 2. Tap the Settings cog. 3. Tap Privacy and security.

4. Toggle on Lock Incognito Tabs When You Close Chrome. 5. Enter your iPhone/iPad passcode. 6. Close and reopen Chrome and, when you tap incognito, you'll see the following lock screen. Tap Unlock with Passcode to unlock your tabs.

How to lock incognito tabs on Chrome mobile: Android

How to lock incognito tabs on Chrome mobile: Android

1. Open Chrome, then type "chrome://flags" into the URL bar and tap Enter. 2. Type "incognito reauthentication" In the flags search bar. 3. Tap the dropdown box.

4. Tap Enabled, then close and reopen Chrome. 5. Tap the three dots symbol in the top right of the app, and then tap Settings. 6. Tap Privacy and security. 7. Toggle on Lock Incognito Tabs When You Leave Chrome and enter your passcode/biometrics. 8. Close and reopen Chrome and, when you tap incognito, you'll see the following lock screen. Tap Unlock Incognito to unlock your tabs with you passcode/biometrics.

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