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How to see old cached page of any website in chrome offline mode

This post will help you out to see any old saved page on chrome from cache memory of chrome. This is a simple tutorial that will guide you in steps. Now, firstly what is the use of viewing that page. You may need to see any website old look or you want something important and you don’t have an internet connection.

Let me tell you my experience, I wanted to experiment with my site by adding some javascript but I didn’t had any saved pages of my site to view offline and experiment. I needed my site pages, so what I done next is I opened the chrome browser and checked for any saved pages in cache, and I got it. Now lets proceed with this post. Make sure your internet is off and then Follow the steps below.

 see old cached page of any website in chrome offline mode
View saved old site page in chrome browser

Steps to find old cached page of website offline

Step 1: Firstly go to address Bar of the chrome browser and type the name of the site as it is. Like I have to search my page of site Mindxmaster.com so I will type “mindxmaster.com“.

Step 2: Now, as soon as you type some keywords, the suggestion will come in the drop down. If you see the page you want in the suggestion just click it & if not the continue typing the url. Make sure you type correctly. Now if you get your page in the list then proceed further, else your page is not in the cache.

 see old cached page of any website in chrome offline mode
View saved old site page in chrome browser

Step 3: When you click on the URL from the suggestion you will see the page displaying “There is no Internet connection” as seen above. And you will see an option in the bottom “Show saved copy”, click on it and you will get your page. If you are not getting that page then go to chrome://flags/ as in the picture above and press “ctrl + f” in the search box type “saved”.

You will see the option “Show Saved Copy Button” it must be in the default mode click on it and make it “Enable: secondary” and now relaunch the chrome browser and you will be start seeing that button.

Thank you for reading this post. Ask any doubt in comment area.

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