Easy Ways to Fix Aw Snap in Google Chrome Windows

Fojap - Despite being one of the best web browser applications, Google Chrome still encounters errors, such as the notorious Aw Snap error. Are you currently facing the Aw Snap issue in Google Chrome?

Aw Snap poses a significant inconvenience to our activities. This error prevents the display of the requested Google Chrome page and often necessitates reloading or refreshing to view it again.

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The Aw Snap problem doesn't just occur once; the error message may reappear multiple times. Therefore, it's crucial to address this Google Chrome issue promptly. Please read this article to completion to resolve it.

How to Fix Aw Snap in Google Chrome

Easy Ways to Fix Aw Snap in Google Chrome Windows

In the above image, you see the text "Aw, Snap! Something went wrong while displaying this webpage." This message indicates an error preventing the display of the requested page.

There are several methods to resolve the Aw Snap error in Google Chrome. To expedite the process, I've listed the methods below starting with the most effective one. Thus, please practice from the first method onwards.

Add -no-sandbox

The command -no-sandbox is a solution for various issues in Google Chrome, including the Aw Snap problem. Almost all issues can be resolved with this magical command, and its usage is straightforward, just add it to the properties.

Here's how:

First, close the Google Chrome application.

Right-click on the Google Chrome icon in the taskbar or desktop.

Select Properties as shown in the image below.

Easy Ways to Fix Aw Snap in Google Chrome Windows

After the properties window appears, click on Shortcut, then add -no-sandbox to the Target field.

Easy Ways to Fix Aw Snap in Google Chrome Windows

Click Apply, then OK to save the settings.

Finished.

After implementing the above method, try opening the Google Chrome application and any website. In my personal experience, this method is effective as I successfully resolved Aw Snap using -no-sandbox.

Clear Chrome Cache

Similar to cache on laptops, accumulated cache in Google Chrome can cause issues. Specifically for Google Chrome, a site's bug might be stored in the cache, leading to the Aw Snap error.

Therefore, it's worth trying to clear the cache in Google Chrome. Here's how to clear the cache in Chrome.

Open the Google Chrome application.

Click on the three dots in the upper right corner, then select Settings.

Easy Ways to Fix Aw Snap in Google Chrome Windows

Once the Google Chrome settings are open, click on Privacy and security, then click Clear browsing data.

Easy Ways to Fix Aw Snap in Google Chrome Windows

Simply click Clear data to begin the Chrome cache clearing process.

Easy Ways to Fix Aw Snap in Google Chrome Windows

Finished.

Using the clear browsing data (basic) feature won't remove your account from Chrome; it only clears data such as history, cookies, and cache.

Update Google Chrome

If the previous methods have been correctly implemented but haven't yielded results, the Aw Snap issue might lie with the version of Google Chrome you're using.

The solution is to update the Google Chrome application. To update, you can use the built-in feature provided, which is through About Chrome.

Here's how:

Open the Google Chrome application.

Click on the three dots in the upper right corner > hover over Help > About Google Chrome.

Easy Ways to Fix Aw Snap in Google Chrome Windows

If there's a newer version of Google Chrome available, the update will be done automatically; you just need to wait.

Once the update process is complete, you can restart Chrome by clicking Relaunch.

Easy Ways to Fix Aw Snap in Google Chrome Windows

Finished.

After updating the application version, bugs present in the previous version are typically fixed. Thus, issues like Aw Snap will be resolved by updating.

Check RAM Usage

It's worth noting that Google Chrome is known for consuming a significant amount of RAM. If your laptop or computer's RAM is limited, it may result in issues like sluggishness or even Aw Snap.

Easy Ways to Fix Aw Snap in Google Chrome Windows

The solution to prevent device RAM from filling up when using Google Chrome is to use applications as needed. In other words, if there are open but unused applications, it's best to close them first.

To check your laptop's RAM usage, you can refer to an article on how to check RAM on a laptop that I've previously discussed. This article covers various aspects, including checking the size, type, number of slots, and RAM usage of a laptop.

Those are some ways to fix Aw Snap in Google Chrome. All the methods above are interconnected. Usually, resolving Aw Snap issues can be achieved with just the first method. If anyone has another solution, feel free to write it in the comment section.

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