If you want to make your Google Chrome browser a little bit more interesting, you can change the background whenever you want. This article will take you through this simple and easy process step by step. It is a great way to make your web browsing more enjoyable.

  1. Open Chrome

First you will need to open up Google Chrome on your computer. Check to make sure that you have the latest version before proceeding.

  1. Open a New Tab

Next you will need to open up a new tab. You can also click the “+” icon to do this.

  1. Go into Settings

You will need to go into Google Chrome settings by clicking the three vertical dots in the upper right corner and selecting Settings.

  1. Go to Themes

Under the Appearances section in the Settings, you will want to click on Themes.

  1. Select your Theme

Once you click Themes in the Settings, you will be taken to a page that displays many different themes for you to choose from. Take the time to look through your options before selecting one in particular. On the left side of the page you will see Categories and a drop down list. When you click this list you will be able to see all of the different categories By Artist and By Google. There are hundreds of themes to choose from with a variety of aesthetics.

  1. Add Theme to Chrome

When you find a theme that you like, you will want to click the Add to Chrome button next to it. This should instantly apply the theme to your browser. If it does not, try restarting the browser. Your browser tabs will change with the theme. You should also receive a pop-up notification that your theme has been changed. You can choose to change to a different theme anytime you want by simply following the steps listed above.


  • If you want to use a custom image for your Google Chrome background, you will need to download the Background Image extension. You can find this in the Extension section of the Chrome Web Store. These extensions are completely free and can make your web browsing experience more colorful and interesting overall. There are a number of these extensions to choose from, so take the time to look through some of them before deciding on one.