I'm using Chrome on a Mac and all of a sudden my Google search layout switched back to its old interface with a black bar on top.

I've tried logging out and logging in my account, cleared all navigation data, cache and cookies but to no avail.

It's clearly a Chrome issue since navigation with Safari is fine and I'm on a really fast connection.

Do you how I could get back to the new layout?

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2 Answers 2

  • go to: chrome://settings/searchEngines
  • and set:
  • or try:

In the end I've decided to reset Chrome back to its defaults, when you do that all extensions are automatically disabled. Everything appeared to be fixed but when I enabled them again I was back to the old layout.

Turns out I had an extension called Quick Javascript Switcher and I must've accidentally clicked the button to disable javascript for that page. D'oh.

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