How to remove uTorrent toolbar from Google chrome, Firefox

Uninstall the uTorrent toolbar

After installing uTorrent on your PC. You might see uTorrent toolbar added to browsers (Firefox, Google Chrome etc). This toolbar is no use unless you need to download a torrent file. So, If you want to uninstall the uTorrent toolbar.

FireFox
Goto Firefox > Tools > Add-ons 
and Uninstall toolbar in this particular case
1)Conduit Engine
2)uTorrentBar Community ToolBar


Google Chrome
Go to Settings-> Extensions
Remove uTorrent toolbar 
Also remove Conduit Engine if its there.

uTorrent toolbar

That’s it 🙂

 

Disable opening of PDF files in Chrome browser

After downloading PDF files in Chrome browser, if you click on the downloaded file that is shown at the bottom panel. Chrome browser opens that file in a new tab.

At times you may feel you just want to download and see it later in Adobe Reader instead. Here is the quick fix for it.

To disable this feature
In Chrome browser, Browse
chrome://plugins/

you can see different plugins there.
Here disable the Chrome PDF Viewer plugin and Adobe Reader plug in.

below is the screen after disable plugin

PDF files in Chrome browser

Now restart chrome, and you can try download a PDF file. and It’ll open with Adobe Reader application if you click on the downloaded file.

Hope it helps somebody..

Cheers 🙂

Keyboard shortcut for switching tabs in Chrome browser

Switching tabs in Chrome browser.

Useful keyboard shortcuts to quickly switching tabs in Chrome browser.

switching tabs

There are different ways to switch tabs using keyboard shortcuts on   Windows Chrome browser like:

To switch to the next tab:
Ctrl+Tab or Ctrl+PgDown

To switch to the previous tab:
Ctrl+Shift+Tab or Ctrl+PgUp

To switch to a specific tab:
Ctrl+1 to Ctrl+8 (ctrl + 1 or whichever number tab you want to goto. The third tab would be ctrl + 3)

To switch to the last tab:
Ctrl+9

Cheers 🙂