How to Enable Chrome Extensions in Incognito Mode

By default, Google Chrome disables all extensions in Incognito Mode to protect your privacy. However, you can choose to allow specific extensions to run in Incognito Mode.

enable Chrome extension in incognito

This guide will show you how.

First, open Google Chrome. Access your extensions page by clicking the puzzle icon in the top right corner and selecting “Manage Extensions”.

Accessing Manage Extensions

Alternatively, you can navigate directly to the extensions page by entering the following URL in your browser:


On this page, click “Details” for the extension you wish to use in Incognito Mode.

Extension Details Page

In the extension’s details page, find the option “Allow in Incognito” and toggle it on to enable the extension in Incognito Mode.

Toggling Allow in Incognito

Enabling Them One by One

Unfortunately, there isn’t a way to enable all extensions for Incognito Mode simultaneously. You’ll need to activate each extension individually following these steps.

Once you’ve enabled the desired extensions, open a new Incognito window. Your activated extensions will now be available. Enjoy your browsing experience with added functionality, and remember to stay safe online.

More on Privacy and Incognito

Incognito Mode is a great tool for maintaining privacy while browsing the Internet. Here are some additional resources related to private browsing you might find useful: