Microsoft Launches Windows 10 Timeline Extension For Google Chrome

Windows 10 Timeline Chrome Extension
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Windows 10 Timeline, which allows users to track documents and web pages that they have accessed in past, is now available as an extension on Google Chrome.

Microsoft has announced Windows 10 Timeline activities is coming to Google Chrome which was previously available only in Microsoft Edge.

Dubbed the Web Activities, this extension syncs browsing history between different devices and also makes it possible for users to resume their last session even on Chrome browser.

Moreover, users’ browsing data in Google Chrome also gets synced with the Microsoft Launcher on Android for further boosting the cross-platform synchronization.

Windows 10 Timeline extension’s description reads:

With this extension, your browsing history will appear across all your devices in surfaces such as in Windows timeline and Microsoft Launcher for Android. Just sign in with your Microsoft account, select a site you’ve recently visited, and pick up where you left off.”

In an official blog post for Insiders, Microsoft said that they have plans to add support for more apps in Timeline and Chrome extension was their foremost priority.

You can download the Web Activities Chrome extension from here.

In another Windows-related development, Microsoft yesterday announced that it will provide an update SHA-2 update for Windows 7 in March despite its plans to no longer release updates for the operating system after January 14th, 2020.

Also Read: After Open Source, Microsoft Wants “Inner Source” For A Better Future
Anmol Sachdeva

Anmol Sachdeva

Anmol is a tech journalist who handles reportage of cybersecurity and Apple and OnePlus devices at Fossbytes. He's an ambivert who is striving hard to appease existential crisis by eating, writing, and scrolling through memes.
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