How to change browser Home Page and Search Engine?

Posted by Muhammed Posted on Saturday, September 15, 2012

In this article, we have discussed the way you can change the home page and search engine for top three browsers Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox.

Change Your Internet Explorer Home Page and Search Engine

1. Open Internet Explorer and click on Tools and Internet Options.
2. Click the General tab, and type in the address of the website you want as your start page under the 'Home page' heading.
3. Under Search click Settings then select your preferred search provider and click set as Default.
4. Click Apply, OK to close the window.

Change Your Google Chrome Home Page and Search Engine

1. Open Google Chrome and click on the spanner icon and select Settings.
2. Go to Appearance and make sure that the Show Home Button box is ticked.
Now click on the Change link, and you can enter the URL of the home page.
3. Click the ‘Manage search engine’ button and choose ‘Google’ and make it your default search engine.

Change Your Mozilla Firefox Home Page and Search Engine

1. Open Mozilla Firefox and click on Tools and select Options.  
2. Go to the Startup section and select When Firefox starts: Show my home page.
3. In the Home Page field, type in the website address you want to use as your home page.
4. Click OK.
5. Click the downward arrow button next to the search box in Firefox. Then select Manage Search Engines and Move up the search engine which you would like to set as default.
We recommend that set Google as your default home page and search engine for a better performance. Feel free to leave a comment if you required more assistance.