How To Make Google Your Start Page

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How To Make Google Your Start Page
How To Make Google Your Start Page

Video: How To Make Google Your Start Page

Video: How To Make Google Your Start Page
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If you often use Google services, then set the page as the start page in your browser, and then every time you turn it on, you will not need to enter an address or select a bookmark.

How to make google your start page
How to make google your start page


Step 1

To make Google your home page in Internet Explorer, open the "Tools" menu, click on the "Internet Options" line and enter the address in the "Home page" field and click "OK".

Step 2

For the Google Chrome browser, the installation procedure will be as follows: click on the wrench icon in the upper right corner of the browser window and select "Options". In the "Home page" field, enter the address and click the "OK" button.

In the Opera browser, you can set the start page through the “Menu”, by selecting the “Settings” section, and then the “General settings” subsection. Enter in the Home field and click OK.

Step 3

To set the start page in the Mozilla Firefox browser, click on the Firefox button in the upper left corner of the window and select "Options". On the General tab, enter in the Home page field and click OK.

A start page is a page that opens in a browser window each time it starts or when you press a special Home button or a specific keyboard shortcut (for example, Alt-Home in Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, or Ctrl-Space in Opera). But the home page is not always useful to the user. That is why every browser has a function to change the start page. In each browser, the change of the start page is performed according to a certain algorithm.

Step 4

Internet Explorer 4

First open the "View" menu and then select "Internet Options". In the "Home page" section, enter the link of the desired page in the "Address" menu. Click "OK" to save the changes.

Step 5

Internet Explorer 5

In the "Tools" menu, select "Internet Options". Next, in the "General" tab in the "Start page" line, enter the address.

Step 6


To get started, open the "Edit" menu and select "Settings" - "Navigator". In the block "Open when you start the Navigator" from the list, select the "Start page" item. In the address field, you must enter a link to the site.

Step 7

Mozilla Firefox

In order to change the start page, you need to go to "Tools" - "Options" - "General". After that, in the "Launch" paragraph, select "Show home page" and enter the Internet address.

Step 8


In this browser, you need to go to the "Tools" menu and select "Options". In a new window, open the "General" section and in the "At startup" point, specify "Start from home page".

Step 9

Google chrome

If you are using the Google Chrome browser, then you should open the "Tools" menu and select the "General" tab. Next, check the box "Open this page" and enter the required address.

Step 10

If a Google page opens when the browser is launched and cannot be changed, most likely it is not a real search engine page, but malware imitating it. Google never changes homepage settings without the user's permission. Follow these instructions to change the start page to the desired one, by specifying the desired address instead of If these steps did not help fix the problem, most likely there is malware on your device that opens a page that imitates

Step 11

Alternatively, you can make Google your default search engine. To do this, use the specific instructions for your browser.

Step 12

To make Google the default search engine in Google Chrome on a regular computer, open the browser, in the upper right corner, click on the "Settings" menu icon. There, in the "Search" section, a drop-down list will open in which you need to select Google. On your mobile device, you also need to open Google Chrome, select “Settings” there in the upper right corner, go to the “General” section and click on the “Search engine” sub-item. There you need to select Google.

Step 13

For the Microsoft Edge browser, you need to open the page in the browser, click on the "Advanced" icon in the upper right corner of the browser and go to the "Settings" section. In the item "Additional parameters" click on "View additional parameters", select the section "Search in the address bar using", click on "Change search engine". Here select "Search in Google", then - "Use by default". If you do not see this item in the list, do any search on and repeat the steps above.

Step 14

For Internet Explorer 8 and later browsers, the sequence of steps depends on the specific version. To find out which version you are using, select "Service", then - "About". For Internet Explorer 11, open a browser, click the down arrow in the search bar, select Add. Opposite Google Search Suggestions, click on "Add to Internet Explorer", click on "Add". In the upper right corner, click on "Service". Select "Configure add-ons", click on "Search Services", select Google there and set the settings to "Default". For Internet Explorer 10, in the upper right corner of the page, click on the gear icon, select Configure Add-ons, in the left pane, select Search Services, in the lower left corner of the Find More Services screen, select Google there. Click on Add to Internet Explorer, check the box next to Select a default search provider, click Add.

Step 15

To make Google your home page in Firefox, open that browser, click on the search icon in the search bar in the upper right corner of your browser, select Change Search Settings, and in the Default Search Engine section, select Google.

Step 16

In the Safari browser, click on the mouse button in the search box, in the upper left corner, click on the magnifying glass icon and select Google.

Step 17

In the Android mobile browser, open the "Internet" or "Browser" application, click on the "Menu" button on your phone or in the upper right corner of the browser window. Select "Settings", then "Advanced", then - "Search engine". There select google search.

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