Getting Started

Freedom for ChromeOS and Linux is managed through our Chrome browser extension, and will allow you to use the website blocking functionality of Freedom on your computer via the extension.

To install Freedom on your Chromebook or Linux computer, download our Freedom Chrome extension from our Freedom downloads page -- just scroll down and click "Install for ChromeOS" or "Install for Linux" to install.

Using Freedom on ChromeOS and Linux

Click on the Freedom butterfly icon to bring up the login screen. Enter your email and password and click "log in".

When you log in to the Chrome extension, it will sync with your account.  You can see active sessions counting down for the device you are currently using.

Note: If you don't have any active sessions on your device, the extension will display "No sessions found"

Click ( + ) My Freedom Sessions for Other Devices to view your block sessions on other devices.

Sessions are started and managed from your dashboard ( Click "Go to my dashboard" to start a block!

Note: The browser extension on ChromeOS and Linux allows you to block websites, but does not currently offer any in-app controls of our Mac and Windows app at this time.

Still having trouble?

If you're having any difficulty, please feel free to send us an email at [email protected] or chat with us via the green chat bubble in the bottom right corner of the page. We're happy to help!

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