Chrome’s “Reading List” is a handy solution to save pages and articles for later. Nonetheless, for those who’re not within the function, the everlasting button within the Bookmarks Bar could be annoying. We’ll present you take away it.
The Studying Checklist is solely a spot to save lots of pages to learn later. It’s an analogous idea to providers like Pocket however constructed proper into the Chrome net browser. On iPhone and iPad, the Studying Checklist is straightforward to disregard for those who don’t use it, however on the desktop, it takes up house within the Bookmarks Bar.
On the time of writing, there isn’t a secure solution to take away the Studying Checklist button. We’ll be utilizing a Chrome “flag” to show it off. Whereas not excellent, it does work, and it’s straightforward to do.
Warning: Options put behind Chrome flags are there for a motive. They might be unstable, may negatively affect your browser’s efficiency, and may vanish with out discover. Allow flags at your individual danger.
First, open Google Chrome in your Home windows, Mac, or Linux PC. Then, kind
chrome://flags within the tackle bar and hit Enter.
Subsequent, enter “Studying Checklist” within the search field. This can convey up a flag that’s merely titled “Studying Checklist.”
From the corresponding drop-down menu for the flag, choose “Disabled.”
Chrome will now ask to restart the browser to use the adjustments. Click on the “Relaunch” button on the backside of the display screen.
The browser will shut, and when it reopens, the “Studying Checklist” button will now not be within the Bookmarks Bar.
To convey the button again, merely go to the Chrome flag and alter it to “Default” or “Enabled.” It might be good to have a extra “official” methodology of doing this, however till (or if) that comes, this works.