Install Google Chrome GPO extensions and configure Chrome auto updates

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Installing the GPO extensions

1. Download the Google Chrome extensions bundle from:

https://enterprise.google.com/chrome/chrome-browser/#download

2. Unzip the bundle

3. Copy the below files to your domain controller:

chrome.admx
google.admx
GoogleUpdate.admx

to:

C:\Windows\SYSVOL\sysvol\yourdomain.co.uk\Policies\PolicyDefinitions

4. Copy the below files to your domain controller:

chrome.adml
google.adml
GoogleUpdate.adml

to:

C:\Windows\SYSVOL\sysvol\yourdomain.co.uk\Policies\PolicyDefinitions\en-us

5. On your domain controller open Group Policy Management Console (gpmc.msc)

6. Create and or edit a GPO to confirm the Google folder is present (as below)

Google.png

Configuring Chrome auto updates using the GPO extension

1. Create or edit and exsisting gpo

2. Browse to Computer Configuration > Administravtive Templates > Google > Google Updates > Applications

3. Set "Update policy override default" to "Enabled"

4. Next browse to Configuration > Administravtive Templates > Google > Google Updates > Applications > Google Chrome and set "Update policy override" to "Enabled"