Quit Chrome and all of it’s processes. Open the browser via the Terminal using the following command.


open -a Google\ Chrome --args --disable-web-security


google-chrome --disable-web-security

Also if you’re trying to access local files for dev purposes like AJAX or JSON, you can use this flag too.



For Windows go into the command prompt and go into the folder where Chrome.exe is and type

chrome.exe --disable-web-security


chromium-browser --disable-web-security

It’s going to allow us to use any of the apps that don’t use device hardware right in your browser.