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Set your default search engine to Yahoo Search

You can make Yahoo Search the default search engine in your Web browser with a few quick steps.

  Save time! Install Yahoo Toolbar to get Yahoo Search available at the top of your browser.

Firefox

Verified for version 36

  1. Click the Tools icon Three horizontal lines | select Options.
  2. Click the Search tab.
  3. Under "Default Search Engine," select Yahoo from the drop-down.
  4. Click OK.

Don't see Yahoo Search? Click Add more search engines.

Chrome

Verified for version 40

  1. Click the Settings icon Three horizontal lines | select Settings.
    - The "Settings" tab appears.
  2. Under "Search," select Yahoo from the drop-down.
  3. Close the "Settings" tab.

Don't see Yahoo Search? 

  1. Click Manage Search Engines.
    - The "Search engines" window appears. 
  2. Mouse over Yahoo | Click Make default.
  3. Click Done.
    - The "Search engines" window closes.
  4. Close the "Settings" tab. 

Safari

Verified for version 7

  1. Click Safari | select Preferences.
    - The “Safari Preferences” window appears.
  2. Click the General tab.
  3. Select Yahoo from the Default search engine drop-down.
  4. Close the "Safari Preferences" window.

Internet Explorer

Verified for version 10

  1. Click the Tools icon Tools menu icon | select Manage add-ons.
    The "Manage Add-ons" window appears.
  2. Click Search Providers.
  3. Click Yahoo.
  4. Click Set as default.
  5. Click Close.

Don't see Yahoo? You can install Yahoo Search from the Internet Explorer Gallery.

 

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