Stop Chrome's Address Bar Auto-Completing Page Titles

Chrome has recently begun auto-completing the address bar with its best guess of the page title you'd like to retrieve. Here's a comparison showing the behavior of the address bar with and without auto-complete.

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While this may be useful for many, if you're on this page you're likely looking for how to turn it off 😀 To prevent this behavior, navigate to chrome://flags/ to open the list of Chrome flags, and search for omnibox-rich-autocompletion-promising (or just navigate directly to chrome://flags/omnibox-rich-autocompletion-promising#omnibox-rich-autocompletion-promising )

Switch this to "disabled" and relaunch Chrome. You will no longer see page titles in the auto-complete of your address bar.

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