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I’ve lived in the Randle area for the past 20 years, moving here from Kent in 1999 to get out of the city life and never looked back. I have three children, my oldest daughter lives in Seattle and the younger daughter and son live in Randle. I’m blessed with three beautiful grandkids.
Choose a Different
Search Engine for your Browser
The default search engine for Edge is Bing as both are Microsoft products. Likewise, the default search engine for Chrome is Google, as they are both Google products. Just because they are set up this way doesn’t mean you have to live with it. You can change the default search engine for both Chrome and Edge. What this means is that when you open your browser and you want to find a web site, you can just type what you are looking for in the address bar at the top of the browser window. When you start your search, it is done, by default, with Bing for Edge and Google for Chrome.
What if you really like Yahoo! as your search engine. You can set your default search engine to Yahoo on both Chrome and Microsoft Edge. You can also set Microsoft Edge to search in Google or Chrome to use Bing instead of Google. Here’s how to do it.
Open your Browsers Settings -three dots at top right and select Settings. For Chrome, choose “Search engine” At the top of the screen, you’re see “Search engine used in the address bar” and the word “Google”. Click on the down arrow next to Google and you can select another search engine such as Yahoo!
Changing it in Edge takes a few more steps. Go into Settings, choose “Privacy, search and services”. Scroll down to Services and then Address bar and search. Click on the right arrow which opens another window. Halfway down you’ll see “Search engine used in address bar” and Bing selected. Click on the dropdown list and you can choose a different search engine.
If you are happy with what you have no need to change, but it’s good to have options. As always if you have any questions, give me a call.
Have a good week,
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from Robert Aydelot: 2019-April 2020