How to block Chrome auto-update on Android

19 Jan 2016. Breaking news! Please read this article

Unfortunately, new versions of apps are not always better and faster. That is why you may need to disable the updates of a specific app.

How to disable automatic updates for Chrome

Launch the Play Store:

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Press on the icon menu-icon on the upper left:

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Enter My apps:

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Select Chrome:

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Press Menu button on your device.

Unset the Auto-update checkbox:

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Warning! In such a way you can only disable the automatic updates. But you will be still prompted for manual updates from time to time.

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