How to Enable or Disable Hardware Acceleration in Chrome or Edge?

In this post, we’ll see the steps to enable or disable hardware acceleration in Google Chrome or Edge (Chromium). Let’s get started.

Enable or Disable Hardware Acceleration in Chrome

  1. Open the Google Chrome web browser.
  2. Type this URL in the address bar – chrome://settings/system
  3. Hit Enter key.
  4. Now, you can see the Use hardware acceleration when available. Hit it. Remember that the Blue means enabled.
  5. Hit Relaunch.

Enable or Disable Hardware Acceleration in Edge

  1. Open Edge (Chromium).
  2. Hit three horizontal dots at the top right.
  3. Click on Settings.
  4. Hit System from the left sidebar.
  5. Hit the toggle switch beside Use hardware acceleration when available. Remember that the Blue means enabled.
  6. Hit the Restart button.