How To Turn Chrome Browser To Notepad With This Trick

Hello guys, do you know you can turn your Chrome browser to a notepad? Yes you can do it with a simple trick which i will drop here for you.

Chrome browser is a popular free app developed by Google for accessing the internet while Notepad is a generic text editor included with all versions of Microsoft Windows that allows you to create, open, and read plaintext files.

Both apps are important and up till now, I haven't seen a PC without them. So what about converting your chrome web browser to also serve as a notepad? You know it will be a good Idea as you won't need to open the regular notepad app in other to code something or type some text that you want to use immediately.

This trick will help you copy and paste any text file within the browser without opening your notepad app. I hope you get the scope now. Good. Alright, follow below guidelines on how to do it on your own Chrome browser.

How To Turn Chrome Browser To Notepad

✔ All you have to do is copy and paste this single line of code into your browser’s URL bar:

✔ data:text/html, <html contenteditable>

✔ Then hit enter.

✔ To start typing... Click on the blank tab window that shows up.

Hurray!! Your Google Chrome browser can now be uses as a notepad and also as a web browser.

TIPS: You can even bookmark the URL so you can access it instantly anytime, any day.

NOTE: You will lose your notes once you close the browser's tab. If you would like to save your notes, try Google Keep, a service that allows you add notes, lists, photos, and audio to Keep thereby capturing what's on your mind and get a reminder later at the right place or time. Speak a voice memo on the go and have it kept for you.

MUST READ... 10 Hidden NotePad Tricks You Should Know Today

That's how you can turn your chrome browser to a notepad with a simple trick. Try it and let me know if you got it right.


  1. thanks for the informative update

  2. I'm gonna try this out once my laptop is fully charged.

    @wizytechs, is it possible to copy from your blog via desktop because it's disabled in mobile?

    Thanks for sharing this information with us.

    1. No Sir. You have to write the code down

    2. Thanks for the response though it's coming after i had solved the issue yesterday.

      It's always stated that old is gold

    3. It is only disabled wit desktop but enabled on phone

    4. Oga Eteng

      I'm gonna disagree with you here because i have tested lots of browsers and it's only uc browser in mobile that allows us to copy from this blogger and i don't use uc browser anymore.

  3. Gangster trick!😎
    Nice one...sauce dripping!👌

  4. There is a popular adage that says since the birds have started flying without perching, then the hunters have equally learned how to shot without missing

    The OP had stated that we can copy this trick and then try it out, and so i decided to do as instructed but i discovered that copying is disabled in this blogger.

    I tried other browsers yet i was unable to copy the html code, so i then used Google in searching for the code and behold i got what i wanted.

    Based on my discoveries, i want to inform the house that the above html codes also works in the following browsers since i have personally tried each of them out:

    Edge browser in windows 10

    Mozilla Firefox

    UC browser

    Opera browser

    1. Your good with your research bro,thanks for telling us

    2. Thanks brother for thanking me. "If i don't take care of you, who will?"


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  6. Will Give It A Trial, Thanks For The Info.

  7. I love this very trick but what am really thinking is that if it's going to be possible to make the very link a cloud online storage that I will be very greatful,the truck really works I have tested it,but for now I will prefair my notepad app.

    1. You can also try using Notepad++.

      I prefer Notepad++ to Notepad based on the nature of my hobby as a ROM PORTER/THEMER

  8. Thanks for Your informative update

  9. Am gona try this and send you my feedback

  10. It's a thing of joy when new tricks are introduced to us on a daily basis.

    Kudos to you

  11. I have tried this trick in all the available browsers at my disposal and non have disappointed me.

    Great trick i must confess