Deploy Google Chrome extension via group policy

Follow the steps below in order to configure a GPO that will install and enable the Impero Workplace Pro Google Chrome extension (1.1.10) For web filtering.


1. Download the Google Administrative Templates from here:

2. Open Group Policy Management

3. Create a new GPO for the policy (or add to an existing policy)

4. Right-click your GPO, and select “Edit”


5. You will then see the “Group policy management Editor” window

6. Expand the Computer/User configuration tree on the left-hand side, depending on how you wish to configure your policy

7. Right-click on “Administrative templates” and select “Add/Remove Templates”


8. Click on “Add”

9. Browse to the templates you downloaded in step 2, and open the “chrome.adm” template that is relevant to your operating system and Language. 


10. Once uploaded, expand to the following path (may vary depending on your OS) on the left of the Group policy management editor:


“Computer/User configuration > Policies > Administrative templates > Classic administrative templates > Google > Google Chrome > Extensions”


11. On the right-hand side, select “Configure the list of force-installed extensions”


12. Right-click, and select “Edit”

13. Mark the “Enabled” button