Enable or Disable Google Chrome Print Preview on Mac


Latest update: - Sumeet Singh

This article will talk you through how to enable or disable your print preview when summoned directly from your Google Chrome web browser.


To disable the Google Chrome print preview, follow the steps below:

1. Make sure to quit out of Google Chrome. To do this, right click on the Google Chrome icon, and click Quit.

2. Launch Terminal on your Mac. This can be found by going to Applications -> Utilities.

3. Type in defaults write com.google.Chrome DisablePrintPreview -bool true

4. Click out of Terminal and open Google Chrome.

5. Click Command+P or go to File -> Print.

6. Check the default printer option from OS X now in use with the Google Chrome browser app.


To enable the Chrome print preview, follow the steps below:

1. Make sure to quit out of Google Chrome. To do this, right click on the Google Chrome icon, and click Quit.

2. Launch Terminal on your Mac. This can be found by going to Applications -> Utilities.

3. Type in defaults write com.google.Chrome DisablePrintPreview -bool false

4. Click out of Terminal and open Google Chrome.

5. Click Command+P or go to File -> Print.

6. Check the default printer option from OS X now in use with the Google Chrome browser app.


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