How to Restart Chromebook

Find the Power key on the keyboard, most likely in the upper-right corner.

Press and hold the Power key for about two seconds until the screen goes dark.

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Allows you to integrate the everyday app with pre-built integrations.

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Press the Power key again to boot up the Chromebook.

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Restart to Update a Chromebook

Click the notification panel to display the quick settings menu in the lower-right corner of the screen.

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If an update is available and downloaded, you'll see a button that says Restart to Update. Select this button.

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Wait for the Chromebook to shut down and power back up.

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How to Hard Reset a Chromebook

Press and hold the Power key until the Chromebook shuts down.

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Locate the Refresh key. It looks like a circular arrow and should appear in the top row of the device's keyboard, next to the back and forward arrow keys.

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Simultaneously press and hold the Refresh key and Power button. When the Chromebook starts, release the Refresh key.

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