How to Fix This Common Google Optimize Visual Editor Loading Issue: “This page uses security features that are incompatible with the Optimize editor”
Are you having difficulty loading the Google Optimize visual editor? Many users need a visual editor to apply visual changes to a web page when trying to edit the variant in Google Optimize. But users often encounter the error message, “This page uses security features that are incompatible with the Optimize editor” when using the Google Optimize visual editor.
The Google Optimize team suggests checking out their Resource Hub entry, “Troubleshoot Content Security Policy (CSP) errors,” which can be found here. However, most CRO developers might not have access to the site to make the changes needed to fix this completely.
Below are some steps to quickly address this issue and continue with development in Google Optimize:
1. Open a new tab in your current browser window.
2. Go to the Google Optimize Dashboard Page.
3. Hit “Refresh” in the old tab where you are facing the issue, to edit the test.
4. Now the web page works again!
NOTE: You can retry the above mention steps one or more times if the issue persists.
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