Chromebook Updates

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Boise School District Chromebooks are configured to update automatically, but sometimes manual updating is needed. If you are experiencing issues logging into ClassLink on a Chromebook, or want to ensure your Chromebook is completely up to date, follow the steps below.

  1. Sign in to your Chromebook.
  2. On the lower right click on the time. 
  3. When the menu opens, Click on Settings gear icon along the top of the menu.
  4. Depending on your version of Chrome OS, look at bottom of the left list About ChromeOS
  5. Click CHECK FOR UPDATES in blue font on the right. If an update is available, you’ll see a swirling circle and "updating your device" text displayed.  Wait while your Chromebook updates to the latest version of Chrome OS.
  6. When the update completes, you’ll be required to restart your Chromebook. Restart your device to finish updating.

To update Google Chrome on a District non-Chromebook device,

  1. Sign in to Google Chrome.
  2. select the 3 vertical dots next to your profile picture. 
  3. Hover mouse over Help.
  4. Select About Google Chrome
  5. Chrome will automatically check and if an update is needed will ask to relaunch.

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