How To Disable Chrome Incognito Mode

By Ammarrauf01

How To Disable Chrome Incognito Mode. In this article, you will get to know about what is incognito mode and the methods to disable Chrome Incognito mode. Incognito mode is a great feature that is offered by Chrome. It ensures your privacy and hides the activities. The browsing history is not saved in incognito mode.

However, you can disable the incognito mode and prevent other users from using it, so they cannot hide their browsing activities.

What Is Incognito Mode?

Incognito Mode is a Google Chrome feature in which you browse the internet without saving your history or storing the cache or the website cookies.

Chrome saves your browsing history in Incognito mode, but it deletes it when the incognito mode is closed. Press the Ctrl + Shift + N keys on your keyboard to open the incognito mode. There are also some drawbacks of the incognito mode, like:

1.Your activities are still visible for the website management that you are browsing.
2.Your network service provider can also track your activities.
3.If you bookmark any website, it will remain a bookmark even when the incognito mode is closed.

How To Disable Chrome Incognito Mode?

Now, the question is “How do I turn off incognito mode”. The answer is that there is no option for disabling it. You can only do this by changing to the registry. To disable incognito mode, follow the steps:

1.Press the Windows + R keys to open the Run utility.
2.Type regedit.
3.Press Enter to open the Registry Editor on your screen.

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4.Browse to the following registry key:
5.On the right pane create a new DWORD of 32 bit.
6.Enter ” IncognitoModeAvailability ” as the Value name.

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7.Now, set the value data to 1 and click on OK.
8.This will disable the incognito mode in Chrome or no page will open in incognito mode.

How to enable incognito mode back? Simply change the value of the DWORD to 0. You can also set the value to 2, which will force every page to open in incognito mode only.