Disabling Java in the Google Chrome browser

With all the security glitches related to Java, it is probably best to disable Java by default in your Chrome browser.

Getting to the Chrome’s options to disable Java takes a few mouse clicks via the menu system but the same result can be achieved by browsing to the address chrome://plugins

If Java is enabled you should end up with a plug-in line item that looks like:

After you click to “Disable” Java, the line item should be greyed out: