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How can I uninstall the OrbitDoc Google Chrome extension?

This article shows how to remove the OrbitDoc Chrome extension

To uninstall the OrbitDoc Chrome extension, do the following:

  1. Type chrome://extensions in the Chrome address bar
  2. Find OrbitDoc in your list of extensions
  3. Click Remove
  4. Click Remove when prompted to verify you want to remove the extension

Remove OrbitDoc Chrome extension screenshot

If the Slider is Greyed Out

If you’re not able to remove OrbitDoc because the slider to enable or disable the extension is greyed out this means that the extension has been deployed to your account by your Google admin via the Google Admin Console, and you won't be able to remove it on your end.

OrbitDoc extension slider greyed out

You can change the default PDF reader for Google Chrome by following the instructions in the support article How To Set The Default PDF Viewer In Drive where you'll see at the bottom of the article how to deselect OrbitDoc as the deafult PDF reader.

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