Learn how to set an Internet Explorer search provider as the default in Windows 7.
Set a Search Provider as the Default
- Open the Control Panel from the Start menu.
- Open Internet Options in the Control Panel.
Note: If Internet Options is not available, change View by to Large icons at the top right of the Control Panel.
- Click Settings in the Search section of the Internet Properties window.
- Select the search provider you want as the default and click Set as default at the bottom of the Manage Add-ons window.
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