Google Chrome 8 released with Chrome Web Store support,  are you worried that you yet to find new Chrome Web Store icon on New Tab page in Chrome 8, new Chrome Web Store icon will appear once Chrome Web Store goes live, which will happen soon.  Meanwhile you can enable default web apps for Chrome 8 and get new Chrome Web Store icon along with Google Web apps on new tab page.

new Chrome Web Store icon with Google Web Apps

Enabling Default Web Apps and bringing back new Chrome Web Store icon on new tab page in Chrome 8

1. Right click on Google Chrome shortcut icon on the desktop, click Properties,

2.Add  “ –enable-default-apps “ command line switch after Chrome.exe in the Target field.

3. Click apply and Ok to save changes.

4.Open New tab page in Google Chrome, you will find Google Web apps icons  along with new Chrome Web Store icon.