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How to integrate Google Chrome and Firefox in the Windows 10 Timeline?

9 de February de 2022

On computers we can always do many things that we are not allowed on the cell phone. One of the things we can do from our PC is see the history of each of the things we have done on the PC through a program that the system has installed.

In Windows 10 you will be able to find an application that shows you all the actions you do on your computer. But there are programs that are not going to show the things you do in this activity list, one of those is Chrome and Firefox browsers. Because you will have to install extensions for these to work and we will be talking about that shortly.

How does the Timeline Support extension work?

The extensions that we install in our browser help us to do tasks faster. you will also be able enter pages faster just by touching the icon of this extension.

The Timeline Support extension is a function that will help you know exactly what day and at what time you were doing a job or research in your default browser, whether you have Firefox or Google Chrome installed.

This is an extension that will help you remember exactly what actions you have been doing in your browser. The operation of this extension is very simple, you will only have to click on the extension icon which will be at the top of the screen. You can also open it by pressing the WIN + TAB keys to load the extension. You will be able to download this extension.

Activating the Timeline function in Firefox

If the case is that the web browser you use is Firefox and you want to download the Timeline Support extension for your browser, you will have to enter the ADD-ONS page, which is where you can get the plugins for this browser.

Then, in the search engine, you are going to write the name of Timeline Support and you will get the result instantly. then you will be able open search and install extension in your browser. By doing so you will have to allow various permissions to the extension for it to work properly on the computer.

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Now that you’ve given the necessary permissions to the extension and it’s installed correctly, you’re going to need to sign in with your Microsoft account. For this you have to press the extension icon which is at the top of the screen and you will click on sign in with your Microsoft account’. In this way, you will be able to use this function without any problem from the Firefox browser.

Activate function in Google Chrome

In Google Chrome you can also activate this extension in the easiest way possible, but you should know that this extension is no longer available in the Chrome Web Store. Therefore, you will have to obtain it from the official page called Office Timeline.

After downloading it, it will show you the option to install the extension, you are going to accept this request. After the extension is installed, you have to click on the extension icon. There a window will be displayed in which you have to click on the option ‘Start my Microsoft session’ and you will enter your data and start the session in the appropriate way.

In this way, the browser is going to be synchronized with your computer program so that the activities you start doing from that moment in Google Chrome are saved in the Timeline Support program that is on your Windows 10 PC.

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How to see Timeline activities in my Chrome?

Since you already have this extension installed in your browser, you will be able to see your activity in the Windows Timeline. You will be able to do this very quickly, you have to enter the Timeline program that you have on your computer. In this way, when charging you will be able to see each of the activities and at the top of the activity will be the icon of the program in which you did that activity.

Clear activity history

To clear the activity history you have on your chrome browser you will only have to do the following:

  1. On your computer you are going to run the Chrome browser and when you open it, you are going to click on the three points on the right side of the screen
  2. In that list of choices you have to click on ‘History’ and you will mark each of the pages you want to delete
  3. Finally, at the top of the screen you will click on ‘Delete’ and then you will accept the window that will open.