Aw Snap! Error: How To Fix It On Your Google Chrome?

Aw snap error

If you’re getting the Aw Snap error instead of a webpage then Google Chrome is having a problem in loading a page. You might also see the page loading slowly or not opening at all. Aw Snap error means Chrome is having problems loading the page.

Aw Snap error is the most common error which every user will find whenever they are opening a new website. This could be very irritating for many users as this causes them to reload the error page again and again.

So to counter this we have some methods to fix Aw Snap error which is causing in version v81.0.4044.92 of Google Chrome

How To Fix “Aw Snap” error on Google Chrome?

You can fix this issue with different methods. This issue is been confirmed that it is caused only in Google Chrome. To solve this AW Snap error you can use the following methods.

Method 1 : Windows Registry Change

  • Go the start menu and enter ‘Run
  • Now type ‘ Regedit‘ to open Regedit Application Access
Type Regedit in Run Command Box
  • When the UAC dialog box appears, click Yes to continue
  • Then in the registry editor, you need to go to the following: Computer\HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\_SOFTWARE\Policies\Google Chrome
  • Now on the right side, create a folder of DWARD 32-bit and name as Renderer Code Integrity Enabled
create a new folder in windows registry
  • Then set the value of the data to 0
set the data value to 0
  • Lastly, reboot your computer

Method 2 : Rename the Application

  • Go to the search bar and type ‘This PC
  • Now go to Local Disk C\Program Files [x86]\Google\Chrome\Application
  • Once you have located the name called ‘Chrome‘ simply rename it
  • You can also rename it to ‘Chrom’, ‘Chrome’ anything you want to
  • Lastly, go to ‘Google Chrome’ and your Aw Snap error will be gone

Method 3: Run on Compatibility Mode

  • Firstly, right-click on the “Google Chrome” icon
  • Click on “Properties
right click on chrome and select properties
  • Click on “Compatibility section” and click on “Change settings for all users
Click on compatibility and change settings for all users
  • Now, click on “Run this program on compatibility mode”
run on compatibility mode
  • Lastly, click on “Apply” and click on “Ok”

Method 4: Copy and Paste text in Google Shortcut

  • Firstly, right-click on the “Google Chrome” icon
  • Click on “Properties
right click on properties
  • Click on “Shortcuts section”
click on shortcut
  • Now in the target section copy and paste this –disable-features=RendererCodelntegrity code
  • Click on “Apply” and click on “Continue
  • Lastly, restart your PC and check whether the issue is solved or not

Note – After.EXE” Leave space and copy the above-given code

Method 5: Update Computer Policy

  • Go to search bar and type“cmd”
  • Click on “Command Prompt” and right-click to choose as an “administrator”
type cmd and run as an administrator
  • Now, copy and paste this code gupdate /force
update computer policy
  • Your computer policy will be updated successfully

Method 6: Disable and Enable Microsoft Services

  • Go to the search bar and type mscon
  • Click on “System Configuration
type mscon and select system configuration
  • After opening click on the “Services” column and click on “Hide all Microsoft Services
  • Then, click on “Disable all
  • After disabling click on “Apply” and “OK” and restart the computer
  • After restarting start from the above -given process and “Enable all” services
enable all services
  • Lastly, restart your computer once again and your problem will be solved

Method 7: Clear your Browser’s Cache and Cookies

clear your browsers cache and cookies
  • Open your Google Chrome Browser
  • Press Ctrl + Shift + Delete
  • Set the time range to All time
  • Now select the cookies and other sites data and cached and image files options
  • Click on the Clear Data button to clear your browsers cookies and cache
  • Lastly, try access to check if the Aw Snap issue is solved or not

Method 8: Disable the Browser Extensions

disable all the browser extension
  • Open your Google Chrome Browser
  • Click on 3 vertical dots in the upper right corner of the screen
  • Click on More Tools and click on Extensions
  • Now click on all the blue toggle buttons on the extension
  • Lastly, turn off all your browser extensions

Method 9: Reset Google Chrome to Factory Settings

reset factory settings
  • Open your Google Chrome Browser
  • Click on 3 vertical dots in the upper right corner of the screen and click on Settings
  • Scroll Down and click on Advanced
  • Now click on Reset settings to their original defaults
  • After clicking a pop-up screen will open, click on the Reset button

Method 10: Update your Google Chrome Browser

update google chrome browser
  • Open your Google Chrome Browser
  • Click on the 3 vertical dots and click on the help button
  • In the help, button click on About Google Chrome
  • Here you will see the latest updated version which is automatically updated by Google
  • Lastly, click on the Relaunch button to finish the process

Method 11: Change Privacy Settings

  • Open your Google Chrome Browser
  • Click on 3 vertical dots in the upper right corner of the screen and click on Settings
  • Scroll Down and click on Advanced
  • Now go to Privacy and Security and turn on the following things below:
    • Use a web service to help resolve navigation errors
    • Use a prediction service to help complete searches and URLs typed in the address bar
    • Use a prediction service to load pages more quickly
    • Protect you and your device from dangerous sites
    • Automatically send usage statistics and crash reports to Google
  • Restart Google Chrome and check whether the Aw Snap error is fixed or not

13. Disable Hardware Acceleration in Google Chrome

disable hardware acceleration
  • Open your Google Chrome Browser
  • Click on 3 vertical dots in the upper right corner of the screen and click on Settings
  • Scroll Down and click on Advanced
  • Go to system and disable “Use hardware acceleration when available” option
  • Restart chrome and it will help you in fixing Aw Snap error

14. Run Windows Memory Diagnostic

windows memory diagnostic
  • Go to search bar and type memory
  • Now select Windows Memory Diagnostic
  • A pop up screen will open select Restart now and check for problems option
  • Lastly, restart your PC

15. Create a New User Profile on Chrome

  • Press Windows + R Key
  • A command box will open copy and paste %USERPROFILE%\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data
  • Press Enter
  • Now back the default folder into a different location in your PC
  • Then delete this default folder
create new profile on Google Chrome
  • Lastly, restart your PC and check whether Aw Snap error is gone or not

Note – Before applying this method make sure your Chrome is completely closed from the taskbar

16. Disable Sandbox Mode

  • Right-click on the Chrome icon and click on Properties
  • Go to Shortcut section
  • In the Target, field add -no-sandbox after the quotes
disable sandbox
  • Click on OK and then click on Apply
  • Open your Google Chrome to check whether this Aw Snap issue is solved or not

Note – Add an empty space after the quote is end and then add -no-sandbox

17. Restart your PC

Restarting your PC solves all types of problems that are recurring in your PC. So try restarting your PC and maybe the issue of Aw Snap will be solved by this method. Also, check-in other friends’ laptops or PC whether they are also facing the same issue or not.

If they are facing a similar type of issue then it must be from the server-side. So don’t worry just be patient until this issue is fixed by the Website Administrator

18. Remove Malware From Google Chrome

  • Open your Google Chrome Browser
  • Click on 3 vertical dots in the upper right corner of the screen and click on Settings
  • Scroll Down and click on Advanced
  • Under “Reset and clean up,” click Clean up computer.
  • Click Find.
  • If you’re asked to remove unwanted software, click Remove.
  • Lastly, reboot your computer.

19. Reload the Website

This is one of the easiest methods to solve your Aw Snap error in your Google Chrome. If you opened a new tab and you got access to other pages then try reloading your website a few times to reload once again so that it might get access and your error can be gone.

20. Reinstall Chrome

If none of the above-given methods work then try to Reinstall your Google Chrome once again. But make sure you uninstall Chrome completely and download Google Chrome from here and see if this issue is fixed or not.

Final Words

I hope these above-given 20 methods will help you to solve the Aw Snap error in your Google Chrome. So take your time and apply these methods in your Chrome and if the problem still persists then go to Google Help Center and deliver your issue there. They will help you to solve the issue.