Fix Google Chrome Won’t open/start in Windows 10

I am able to browse webpage, download and stream video using Google Chrome in Windows 8.1 on my Surface pro 4. However, After the tablet is upgraded to Windows 10 OS, the browser won’t open and isn’t launching at all, even when the firewall is off and the antivirus doesn’t block it. Any way to get it working normally?

A few of people face the problem about the Chrome won’t open and run into an unstable state in Windows 10, no matter using the methods such as do an sfc /scannow in the powershell or re-install the app.
How to fix Chrome Won’t open/start in Windows 10
Remove all Chrome.dll file that stores all the older settings
* Within the File Explorer, access the path of chrome:
C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application
* Open its version folder like 48.0.2564.116, select the chrome.dll file and delete it.
* If there are two versions folder, open the newer version’s folder and copy all the subfolders & files into older version’s folder for finishing the update.
It may be that something had affected the ownership, so you need to get the ownership back from same user account.
* Open File Explorer, navigate to the location below:
For 64-bits: C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application
For 32-bits: C:\Program Files\Google\Chrome\Application
* Right click on chrome.exe file, and click send to desktop from menu to create a new shortcut.
* Go back to your desktop, right click on the shortcut which you just make, select Properties, go to Security tab, click on Advanced.
* In Advanced Security Settings, click on Change option next to the owner name, type your Username into the box, and click on Check Names > OK button.
* In the Effective Access Tab, click on “Select a User” link, input your Username, click on Check Names > OK again.
* Then click Apply > OK, and restart the system to save all changes.


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