How to disable Google Chrome Helper 2019

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Open Google Chrome and Open Activity Monitor in your mac system. There are lots of processes starts behind the back of Google Chrome and one of them you may have seen Google Chrome Helper.

Yes, Google Chrome Helper is a process and a part of the chrome.exe. When you open the second tab, then that tab processes may start behind the chrome. Is really helpful these processes and especially Google Chrome Helper?

Google Chrome Helper might be helpful to run Smart Google Home app but sometimes it creates a problem in the System.

When you look at the list of processes in the Activity Monitor then where you can see CPU usage and memory usage of a particular process.

Google Chrome Helper is behind the high CPU usage and High memory usage problem. Due to high CPU Usage and high memory usage, your system is suffered from the slowdown, freeze.

Another problem is a virus, malware and trojan like harmful files. If your system is not protected by the antivirus then your system is hijacked by those process. If you are using multiple plugins in the web browser then it might possible that vulnerable files are downloaded with these extensions and plugin.

In Activity monitor, you can see extension and plugin’s processes, so with these extensions, the harmful file may be entered in your system.

Accordingly, due to these problems, we need to remove or disable Google Chrome Helper. We will see several methods to disable Google Chrome Helper.

These methods surely effective in the high CPU usage and memory usage, and to prevent harmful files entering in your system your system needs antivirus.

Method – 1

First, you need to disable Run Automatically feature from the chrome. Doing this unnecessary extension files process will not start automatically when you open chrome browser. So let’s see the steps how to disable ”Run Automatically” from your chrome browser.

Step – 1: If any of chrome browser tab or windows are open then close. And open only one instance of the Chrome browser.

Step – 2: Select Menu from the Chrome Browser.

Steps – 3: Follow this path to open Privacy from the menu: Preferences / Show Advanced Settings/ Privacy. Scroll the page if you can’t find the Privacy option at one sight.

Step – 4: Click on “Content Settings,” which you can find out from the privacy tab.

Step – 5: Select “Plug-ins”

Step – 6: Where you can see the default option “Run Automatically,” then change it to “Click to play”

This process will not help you to remove Google Chrome Helper Process but it prevents those files which are automatically open when you open chrome browser.

So, by doing this you can overcome high CPU Usage and High Memory usage in the system. 

Method – 2 

Remove Unnecessary Extensions and plugin from Google Chrome Browser. Every unwanted and unnecessary thing creates a problem.

You don’t know whether this or that plugin and extensions are safe or not, so why you are taking a risk by doing the unnecessary installation of the extensions in your system. Check for suspicious Extensions and Plugin, if you have little bit doubt on it then remove directly.

Let’s see the steps to remove extensions from chrome browser.

Step – 1: If any of chrome browser tab or windows are open then close. And open only one instance of the Chrome browser.

Step – 2: To Open Settings, Click on Settings. You can find out from the top right corner, where three verticle dots are placed, click on it.

Step – 3: Find Located “More Tools” Click on it, Now Select “Extensions” from it.

Step – 4: Where you can see a List of installed Extensions, If you know anything suspicious extension then hit the “Remove” button 

Method – 3

Uninstall Mac Google Chrome browser or Reset Browser. How it works? When you uninstall Google Chrome Browser and then reinstall it works like the newly installed browser. Same Experience, When you reset the browser.

Step – 1: Open only one instance of the Chrome browser.

Step – 2: To Open Settings, Click on Settings. You can find out from the top right corner, where three verticle dots are placed, click on it.

Step – 3: Scroll Down the page, at the end of the settings page you can find out an “Advanced” option, Click on it to open.

Step – 4: Where you can find “reset” hit the click of the mouse on it.

Method – 4 

Close multiple instances of Chrome Browser using task manager.

Step – 1: Open only one instance of the Chrome browser.

Step – 2: To Open Settings, Click on Settings. You can find out from the top right corner, where three verticle dots are placed, click on it.

Step – 3: Click and open “More Tools” and click on “Task Manager”

Step – 4: Select the process which causes High CPU Usage.

Step – 5: Right Click on and Select “End Process” to kill it.

These methods are the savior to overcome high CPU Usage, High memory usage, also it gives the protection against the malware attacks and highjacking.

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