How to Remove Mozilla As Your Default Browser

By Melissa Rae

There are a variety of browsers available for Internet users such as Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome and Internet Explorer. Each of these browsers has its owns advantages and drawbacks depending on your personal settings and which websites you frequent. Your default browser opens automatically when you wish to access the Internet or open a Web-based application. If Mozilla Firefox is your default browser and you want to make a change, Windows 7 allows you to do so at any time to suit your needs.

Step 1

Click the "Start" button at the bottom of your screen.

Step 2

Click "Default Programs."

Step 3

Uncheck Firefox as your default browser in the "Programs" list. Select another browser and click "Set this program as default."

Step 4

Click "OK."