Lagos, Nigeria

FIX: Sync does not support your web browser

Unfortunately, when trying to use the sync option, some users are getting the following error message:

Sync does not support your web browser. For your security, please use a current version of Chrome or Firefox.

There are s a few simple steps that you can take that will help solve this issue and we will explore them, in detail, in this article.

How can I fix the Sync does not support your web browser error?

1. Use a specialized browser

Opera is one of the world’s most popular and used browser and it definetly comes with fantastic features that recommends it.

This is an error free browser and the sync with your Google account happens within seconds and is extremly simple to manage.

Moreover, the browser has smart tab management features, a built-in ad blocker, and a free VPN.



Use one of the most reliable and error free browser that will allow you to sync with your Google account instantly.

2. Update your browser


  1. Open your Google Chrome browser.
  2. Click on the settings button in the upper-right corner of the screen.
  3. From the drop-down menu select the Help option.
  4. Now select About Google Chrome option.
  5. Google Chrome will automatically check for updates and install them.


  1. Open your Mozilla Firefox browser.
  2. Click the Open menu button in the upper-right corner of your screen.
  3. Next, click on the Help option at the bottom.
  4. Select About Firefox.
  5. Mozilla Firefox will now search for updates and install the available ones.


  1. Open Microsoft Edge browser.
  2. Click the Settings and more icon in the upper-right corner of the browser window.
  3. From the drop-down menu that appears, go to Help and feedback.
  4. Next, select About Microsoft Edge from the side menu.
  5. If there are any available updates, install them and restart the browser.

3. Check the security options

Open another browser than the one you are currently using and see if you are getting the same error.

If not, then return to your initial browser and go to the settings and search for the security option.

You need to make sure that there are no plug-ins, add-ons, that might be blocking the Sync links.

4. Ensure the Sync option is on

  1. On your computer, open your browser.
  2. At the top right, click on Profile
  3. Sign in to your Google Account.
  4. Next, click Turn on sync and select the Turn on option.

Sync does not support your web browser is an error message that can appear due to various reasons.

This post was written by Teodor Nechita and was first posted to WindowsReport

Do you find this article helpful? Your Friend might too. So, please Share it with them using the Share button above.
Will you like to get notified when I post new updates? Then Follow me on any of my social media handles: Google News, Telegram, WhatsApp, Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest.
You can also drop your email address below if you wish to be notified by mail.

Tags: ,

%d bloggers like this: