Download Google Chrome 105 With Goodies For Developers

Chrome 105 includes some new features for the developers, which will eventually impact the end-user experience. The primary focus of this update is on web applications. Continue reading to learn about the improvements.

Google Chrome Generic

Google has released the Chrome 105 update for their web browser. More precisely, the complete build of this release is 105.0.5195.54.

This update does not include any new features visible to the naked eye, and nor has Google mentioned any in the release notes. However, it does include some new features for the developers and APIs, which will eventually impact the user experience.

This Chrome update addresses a total of 24 security vulnerabilities, out of which 1 is deemed critical and 8 are of high importance.

Let us now discuss the significant changes included in this update, and then see how you can install this latest build for the Chrome browser.

Release Summary

Improvements in Chrome 105

Windows Controls for Web Apps

With this update, developers will now be able to customize the web applications to add controls to the title bar, as well as other elements, such as search bars. Google has been working on making the web app experience as if they were native apps. Chrome 105 enhances that ability.

This new feature will open doors for developers to add many new things directly to the title bar. They can norally anything they can think of which can fit in the dead space inside the title bar.

Sanitizer API

Previously, the web applications health with untrusted strings using libraries, which could be tricky, and also added a small maintenance burden on the app.

Google has now introduced the Sanitizer API, which is designed with safety in mind and is entirely customizable. it allows you to specify the different configuration options, like dropping or allowing certain elements.

Custom In-Page Search UI

Users often use the in-page search feature in Chrome by pressing the CTRL + F shortcut keys. However, they were all presented with the same old boring search box and UI.

Now, the developers can customize the UI and the way the text is highlighted on web applications natively, which could previously only be achieved through additional extensions, which added a minor load on the website itself.

Update to Chrome 105

If you already have Google Chrome installed on your computer, then updating it would be easy. Follow the guide below to update your existing Chrome browser to version 105.

  1. Launch Google Chrome and click on the ellipses (3 dots) in the top-right corner of the browser. Then, expand Help, and click About Google Chrome.

    About Google Chrome
    About Google Chrome
  2. As soon as the About page opens, the browser will start searching for an update and then automatically download it. Once it is ready to install, you will be presented with a Relaunch button. Click Relaunch.

    Note: The browser closes when you click Relaunch and then reopens, restoring all closed tabs.

    Relaunch 1
    Relaunch Chrome

The browser will now close and reopen. Once it does, you can navigate to the About Google Chrome page again and confirm that it has indeed been updated to version 105.

Chrome updated
Chrome updated to 105

There are a few different methods that can also be used to update your Chrome browser to the latest version, including:

  • Update using Google update
  • Use the downloaded Chrome installer
  • Using Ninite
  • Download Chrome without using a browser

You can learn more about these methods in this guidepost.

You may also download the Chrome browser from the links given below if you do not already have it.

Download Google Chrome 105

Click on the links below to download Chrome 105:

DownloadGoogle Chrome web installer

DownloadGoogle Chrome offline installer

DownloadGoogle Chrome MSI Installer [Enterprise Edition]

DownloadGoogle Chrome for macOS

DownloadGoogle Chrome Offline Installer for Linux

DownloadGoogle Chrome for Android

DownloadGoogle Chrome for iOS

DownloadGoogle Chrome Portable

Install Google Chrome 105

Installing the Chrome browser on a Windows PC is as easy as downloading them. The process may vary for different platforms.

Download the file from the links above and then double-click it to execute. The rest of the process is pretty much automatic. The setup will download the required files (if the web installer was downloaded), install them for you and the browser will launch itself as soon as it is installed successfully.

installing
Chrome 105 installing

The process is the same for all Windows versions.

Google Chrome Changelog History

Chrome VersionFeatures
Chrome 105Improvements for web applications in terms of customizations
Chrome 104Automatic lazy-loading, share selected regions of the screen, and several improvements for Chromebooks
Chrome 103Pre-fetch page data for faster loading, local fonts for web apps, and block notifications automatically.
Chrome 102Extensions Starter Kit, New Keyboard Shortcuts, And Continued Searches
Chrome 101Improved downloads UI, save group tabs, and password manager
Chrome 100Multi-screen API, audio controls
Chrome 99Handwriting Recognition, Date Picker, And Security Improvements
Chrome 98Built-in screenshot tool, smoother emojis with COLRv1, Emojis to screenshots on Android
Chrome 97Delete data saved by websites, zoom settings, better web application layouts, HDR enabled
Chrome 96Faster navigation, dark mode per site, flags for testing v100
Chrome 95Save grouped tabs, secure payments
Chrome 94HTTPS only mode, sharing hub
Chrome 90AV1 codecs support, window naming feature
Google Chrome features introduced in each version

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