How To Fix 'Your Profile Could Not Be Opened Properly' Chrome Error

If you are getting 'Your profile could not be opened properly' error message while opening the Chrome browser, follow these simple steps to fix this error. This is simply known as 'Profile' Error of Chrome.

If you are getting this error, close the Chrome browser and visit below address in your Windows computer.

C:\Users\*Profile Name*\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default

Here, replace *Profile Name* with your computer profile name.

If you are using a Mac, visit below address in your Mac computer,

~/Library/Application Support/Google/Chrome/Default

After visiting this Chrome's 'Default' folder, find 'Web Data' and 'Web Data-journal' files and delete them. That's it!

Close the folder and open Chrome browser to use without any 'Profile Error Occurred' message.


This is a simple way to solve profile error of Google Chrome in both Mac and Windows PC's.