Want to Set Google chrome as default browser. By default IE is the default browser in Windows. Many people like to use Google chrome as default browser. This tutorial gives you simple steps to make Google chrome as default browser.
What is the use of default browser?
You may receive mail which contain links. When you click on any link, it will open with default browser. Your word or PDF documents may have links. When you click on them, they will be opened in your default browser.
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How to Set Google chrome as default browser
There are many methods to set Google chrome as default browser. In this tutorial I am going to tell you about three methods.
method 1 to make chrome as default browser.
- Open google chrome browser.
- Go to customize and control google chrome button usually three horizontal lines symbol at top right corner.
- Click on setting option shows that in below screenshot.
4. Google chrome is not your default browser, so click on make google chrome the default browser option as shown in figure below.
5. After clicking on make google chrome the default browser option, your google chrome browser will become as default browser.
method 2: Windows 7
Windows gives options to change default browsers. Let us see how to set chrome as default browser in Windows 7.
- Go to start button .
- Select default programs option . as shown in below images.
3.Here you can change the program that windows use by default. Click on set your default programs option. as shown below images.
4.Select google chrome option as shown in below image.
5. click on set this program as default option
6. click ok option
7.Restart PC. Now your default browser is Google chrome.
Method 3: Windows 8/8.1/10
Use cortana search to search Default Programs shows that in below screenshot.
Select Default Programs option shows that in above screen shot. You will see below screen.
- Make sure that Default apps option is selected.
- Select” +” symbol under Web browser option.
- You will see available browsers. Just select Google chrome.
Now you have set Google chrome as default web browser.
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