Add a Search Provider to Internet Explorer

Learn how to add a search provider to Internet Explorer for Windows 7.

Add a Search Provider

  1. Open the Control Panel from the Start menu.
  2. Open Internet Options in the Control Panel.

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    Note: If Internet Options is not available, change View by to Large icons at the top right of the Control Panel.

  3. Click Settings in the Search section of the Internet Properties window.

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  4. Click Find more search providers at the very bottom left of the Manage Add-ons window.

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  5. Browse the list of search providers and click Add to Internet Explorer next to the search provider of your choice.

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  6. Select Add when prompted to add the new search provider.

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