Windows

How to block the Chrome Software Reporter Tool

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Go to C:\Users\{systemUser}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\

  1. Right-click on the folder SwReporter and select Properties from the menu.
  2. Switch to the Security tab.
  3. Select Advanced on the page that opens.
  4. Click on “Disable inheritance” and select “remove all inherited permissions from this object.”
  5. Select apply and in the Windows Security prompt “yes.”
  6. Select ok.
  7. Select ok again.

Ref: https://www.ghacks.net/2018/01/20/how-to-block-the-chrome-software-reporter-tool-software_reporter_tool-exe/