How to Create QR Code for URL in Chrome

You can create a QR (Quick Response) code for a URL in Google Chrome and Microsoft Edge which you can use later or share with your friends. Let’s get started.

How to create a QR code for a URL?

Chrome

In this case, I use an Android smartphone, iPhone, and a Windows 10 PC.

PC

Open the Google Chrome browser.

Visit the desired website.

Now right-click on the website, and you can find many options in the context menu.

Search and click Create QR code for this page.

Now you can see the following things in the pop-up.

QR code – which you can scan using apps that scan QR code.

URL – this is the URL of the page which you can change if you want.

Download – use this button to download the QR code.

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Alternative method:

Once you visit the desired site, select the URL in the address bar.

Now you can see the QR code symbol next to the star symbol. Hit it.

And the rest is the same as above.

Note:

Not only the URL, but you can also create a QR code for an image, and here’s how:

Right-click on the image and then click Create QR code for this image option.

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Android device

Open Chrome for Android.

In the address bar, type chrome://flags and press Enter.

Enter qr code in the top search box.

Now you can see the Chrome flag – Chrome Share QRCodes.

Open its drop-down list and select Enabled.

Press the Relaunch button.

That’s it. This is how you can use the QR code function:

Go to the page you want.

Hit the three vertical dots in the upper right corner.

Click on Share which you can above Find in page.

Now you see the QR Code option. Tap on it.

These things you can see now:

QR code – You can scan this QR code using apps that can do it.

Download – with this option you can download the QR code.

iPhone

Open the Chrome app.

Go to the website you prefer and then click on the Share icon in the address bar.

Find and click Create a QR Code option.

Now you will find the QR code (which you can scan with the apps that can do it) and the Share button, which you can use to share the QR code.

If you want to download the QR code, click the Share button and then click “Save Image.”

Edge

PC

Open Edge.

In the address bar, type edge://flags and then press Enter.

Now enter the QR code in the upper search field.

You can see the “Enable sharing page via QR Code” flag. Next to it, you will see a drop-down list.

Open it and select Enabled.

Press the Restart button.

That’s it.

Here is how you can generate a QR code for a URL:

Visit the website.

Right-click on the page and then Create QR code for this page.

OR

Select the address in the address bar and then click on the QR code icon.

In the pop-up you can find these things:

QR code – which you can scan with the QR code scanner or apps that can scan.

URL – You can see the URL of the current page but if you want, you can change it.

Download – which you can use to download QR code.

Note:

Not only the URL, but you can also make a QR code for an image, and here’s how:

Right-click on the image and then click Create QR code for this image option.

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