How to Block Flash from Running on Sites in Google Chrome

The steps in this article will show you a setting in the Google Chrome browser on your Windows computer that allows you to block the Adobe Flash Player from running on websites.

Note that this may result in a poor browsing experience when viewing websites that rely heavily on Flash for their user experience.

Step 1: Launch Google Chrome.


Step 2: Click the Chrome menu button at the top-right corner of the window.

open the Chrome menu


Step 3: Click the Settings option.

open Chrome settings


Step 4: Scroll down and click the Content settings button under Privacy.

click the Content settings button under Privacy


Step 5: Scroll down to the Flash section, then check the option to the left of Block sites from running Flash.

how to block flash in Google Chrome


Step 6: Click the Done button at the bottom-right corner of the window to apply your changes.