Turning off the Google Chrome cache

article #514, updated 2336 days ago

Add the following to all shortcuts, before the %U:


and also add the above to this registry key:


On lower-powered PCs, CPU not necessarily RAM, this can prevent Chrome from locking up the PC to do cache cleanup. And it does speed up Chrome a lot — in fact, as long as one has 2G RAM or so, this seems like a good idea in general.