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Install the Chrome App Launcher

This brief tutorial shows how to quickly install the Chrome App Launcher to the Dock of your Mac computer. The Chrome App Launcher allows you to quickly open Gmail, Google Drive, Docs, Sheets, Slides, YouTube, and more right from the Dock.

Open Chrome Browser

Open Chrome Browser

To install the Chrome App Launcher, you must have the Chrome browser on your Mac (Chrome is pre-installed on all College Macs). Open the Chrome browser and go to the search bar.

Search for "Chrome App Launcher"

Search for "Chrome App Launcher"

Next, search for "Chrome App Launcher" in Google search or go to https://chrome.google.com/webstore/launcher.

Go to Chrome App Launcher Page

Go to Chrome App Launcher Page

Next, click the "Chrome App Launcher" link from your search (or type in the URL directly) and you will see the screen above.

Install the Launcher

Install the Launcher

Next, click the "Get the Launcher" button and the Chrome App Launcher will be automatically installed.

Chrome App Launcher

Chrome App Launcher

Once the installation finishes, you will see the above icon in your dock. Click this to open up the various Google Apps available from the Launcher.