Recently I tried to change the settings in Google Chrome browse on Windows 11 computer. I noticed “Managed by your organization” at the bottom of the menu, as shown in the screenshot below. However, I had not applied any policy to the Chrome browser, so I was surprised by seeing this message.
I deleted some Windows registry keys and the directory where Google Update writes cached cloud policies. Finally, this message disappeared from my Chrome browser on Windows 11.
This message will also appear when you access
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If in your Chrome menu, you see “Managed by your organization,” you need to perform the following steps to remove it:-
Step 1. Press
Step 2. In the Run box, type the following and hit
Step 3. After performing the above steps, Registry Editor will open.
Step 4. Navigate to the following key in the Registry Editor window:-
Step 5. Right-click on the
Step 6. Click
Step 7. Similarly, navigate the following keys in the Registry Editor window and delete them:-
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Policies\Google\Chrome HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Google\Chrome HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Policies\Google\Chrome HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Policies\Google\Update HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\WOW6432Node\Google\Enrollment
Step 8. Now, navigate the following path:-
Step 9. On the right side of it, delete the value named
Step 10. Now close the registry editor.
Step 11. Now open the following path in File Explorer (Windows Explorer) and delete if it exists:-
That’s it. Now restart Chrome browser and “Managed by your organization” in the Chrome menu should not appear.