How to Change Internet Explorer's Default Search Engine Setting

by Zicheng Ren

Step 1: Open Internet Explorer and choose Manage add-ons from the Tools drop-down list.

Step 2: Choose Search Providers from the list of Add-on Types on the left of the window to open the settings for search engines.


Step 3: Select from the list the search engine you want to use and click Set as default. For example, replace the default search engine Bing with Google. Use the Remove button to delete unwanted search engines.

Choose a search engine and select

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Digital signal processing, Arduino and programming languages are just a few of the research interests Zicheng Ren pursued as he earned his M.E. in electronic engineering. He has been published on a variety of tech-related topics. Ren is a graduate student at Oregon Health and Science University.

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