Google updater is a plug-in which is used for updating all the Google applications installed on your computer. This plug-in will search for the update of the Google applications and if found any, then it will automatically connect to the Google servers and update the application. You can also the update of the application in the task manager as Googleprocess.exe.
How to install Current Version Plugin Google Updater
The Google update plug-in can’t be installed manually; it is automatically installed whenever a Google application is installed on your computer. If you remove this plug-in and after that you installed any Google application, then this plug-in will again be installed on your computer.
How to deal with Google updater plugin?
It is very easy to deal with Google updater plug-in. There are 3 things you can do with Google updater plug-in i.e. update it, disable it, or permanently remove from your computer. Let’s have a look at the easiest way to perform these three options:
- How Google updater plug-in can be updated?
This plug-in can’t be updated manually. It is automatically updated by the Google servers whenever its new version is launched. Although you can check the current version of the plug-in installed on your computer but in order to see the version go to the browser settings and click on about the browser, it will show you all the plug-in installed on your PC along with its version.
- How to disable Google updater plug-in?
It is very easy to disable Google updater plug-in. To disable the plug-in, go to the browser and select Add on tab and find the Google update plug-in. Choose “never activate” option, this will disable the plug-in, but will not remove the plug-in from your computer.
- How to remove Google updater plug-in?
It is a very complicated task to remove the plug-in from your computer. If you want to keep the Google application and uninstall this option, then you have to make changes in the registry. Making changes in registry is a complicated task and everyone is not able to do so, some people have to take help of a computer expert to make changes in the registry.
If you do not want to keep any Google application, then uninstall all the concerned applications from your computer and wait for an hour. After an hour it will be automatically removed from your computer.
Is it necessary to remove Google update plug-in?
Uninstalling this option may cause several problems to your computer as the performance and security is being affected. But by keeping this option, no harm is done to your programs, in fact, it keeps all the concerned applications thus enhancing the performance of your computer. According to computer experts, this plug-in is very important as it keeps all applications updated.
Many users who have uninstalled this plugin has again installed Google update plugin by installing any Google application. So, it is highly recommended that you do not uninstall this plugin for maintaining the performance of your computer.