Tuesday, August 28, 2012

Beta Channel Update for Chrome OS


The Beta channel has been updated to 22.0.1229.21 (Platform versions: 2723.37.0) for Chromebooks (Samsung Series 3, Samsung Series 5 550, Acer AC700, and Cr-48) and Samsung Chromebox Series 3. This build contains a number of feature, security and stability improvements. Machines will receive the update over the next several days.

Highlights of these changes are:

  • Boot up and startscreen improvements with animation and wallpapers
  • New avatar images for users and guests
  • Use Google Drive apps from the Files app
  • Updated Pepper Flash version
  • Fixes to VPN functionality
  • Updated version of ChromeVox (accessibility tool)
If you find new issues, please let us know by visiting our help site or filing a bug. Interested in switching channels? Find out how. You can submit feedback using ‘Report an issue’ under the wrench menu.

Danielle Drew
Google Chrome

5 comments:

notoptimus said...

yay. I love updates to my favourite OS. that's why I'm on the beta channel, but I'm scared of the dev channel

W.G. said...

Speaking of Dev, where's our R23 update for Chrome OS? I hope sometime this week.

Սահակ said...

Samsung Series 3 is a Windows laptop not a chromebook.

Alex Henley said...

Really knocked it out of the park with this update. Thanks!

Robert Kitson said...

Wi-Fi problem now worse on my chromebook, now have a nice google brick, thanks