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How to Enable Full Screen Mode in Chrome?

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Full Screen Mode on Chrome is quick to go with shortcuts and you can also activate it using the different Tricks on your Web Browser

Chrome Web Browser is faster internet Browsing tool used by millions of users around the world. And besides its Performances features, it has got built-in features to make it more user-friendly like: Shortcuts for Quick navigation to Search Bar, Downloads Tab, History, Zoom-in, Web Inspect tool, and similarly the Full Screen Mode on Windows, Android, iPhone & Mac

Here in this Article, I will explain you about How to Activate the Full Screen Mode in Chrome on Different devices

Maximize the Monitor Screen Size:

When you shift the Monitor to Full Screen Mode, we have less distracted towards Menu, Tool bar options and other apps or software running simultaneously.

Therefore you have choice to just scroll down the webpage to access it to full extent.

How to Activate Full Screen Mode on Chrome?

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1) Open Chrome Full Screen in Windows PC

Trick-1: Chrome Full Screen Shortcut

Switch Chrome to Full Screen Mode on windows PC(Desktop Version) using “F11” Button on your Keyboard
On a Laptop, F11 may has assigned with different task, you need to Press “fn (Function Key)” + F11

Trick-2: Using Menu Options

-> Chrome has included Full Screen activate switch on Options menu,
-> so navigate to Options Menu(three dots) on Top Right Corner
-> Click on it, to view Drop-Menu, here you get to see Full Screen mode Sign “[ ]” similar to this
-> Click the sign to instantly activate the Full Screen Mode

To Exit the Full Screen Mode, Press “Esc” button on your PC

2) Turn on Chrome Full Screen Mode in Android


In present era, all the websites are designed to load at best readability in Smartphones & Tablet i.e., Mobile-Friendly(or responsive). Even you have a choice to “Zoom” with your Finger tips to drag to the full length of Screen


-> Android Smartphone has feature “Desktop Site” for Full Screen Mode

-> Just tab on “Options” Menu same like Windows PC Chrome

-> From the Listed options, Click on ‘Desktop Site’

-> In a Second, you get to see the Full Website Screen on Chrome

3) Get Full Screen on Mac Chrome

Mac PC has several choices for Chrome Full Screen Mode, you could choose any of the Following:

Trick-1: Click on Green Dot to Enable full screen Mode,
Trick-2: Use Short cut key: Ctrl+CMD+F for Chrome Full Screen

Trick-3: Choose the “Zoom” feature on the Menu and Slide the “%” from 100% to higher number to fit to your MAC Screen

4) Chrome Full Screen on iPad or iPhone:

First of all, try “Trick-1” of Android as mentioned on your iphone and if you still cannot get it then:
Open Web Browser ‘Chrome’, visit any webpage you want
Go to “Top-Right Menu” , click on ‘Request desktop site’
Wait for the “Full Screen Display”

Exit Chrome Full Screen:

Almost all the above mentioned devices has a feature to Enable Chrome Full Screen mode. So you can easily get the complete visibility of Webpage

Once you are done with the Full Screen mode task, you may exit Chrome Full Screen using:

  • “Esc” for Windows
  • “Ctrl+CMD+F” or Click “Red” buttom in Mac PC
  • iPhone & Android users can simply close with regular way of closing the application

If in case the above mentioned Tricks have no use, then you can get access to the Full Webpage with the “Print” option by downloading the Webpage in the form of PDF

Full Screen Mode of Chrome Photos & Videos

Other than just Webpage, you can view the Media files like Photos & Videos in

To see the photo in Full Screen mode you can right click on the Image and open it in other tab in the browser, Then Zoom till it is visibly clear

Videos embedded in any webpage can be viewed in Full Screen mode with quick Tab on “[]” sign on Bottom-Right Corner

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