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How to disable Chrome tab sharing (Handoff) in MacOS

  • by Zach (134)
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By default, MacOS and OSX will offer to share your Chrome tabs between your Mac and iOS devices via iCloud sharing.

This short guide will show you how to disable the Google Chrome dock sharing icon and Handoff functionality in MacOS and OSX.


Open System Preferences

Click the Apple icon in the top left of your screen and select System Preferences.


Go to General

Click General to access the General Preferences pane.


Uncheck the tab sharing option

Uncheck the Allow Handoff between this Mac and your iCloud devices option. You're all done!