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How To Make Google My Default Search Engine in Edge Browser

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Everyone knows that software giant has replaced Internet Explorer with Microsoft Edge in its latest Windows upcoming operating system i.e. Windows 10. It’s going to be the one of the best operating system ever seen because of its awesome features, applications and User Interface.

Microsoft Edge is something news which is introduced in Windows 10 and users really showing their interest in it. By default, Bing is set as default search engine for Microsoft Edge, but users who already using Windows 10 want to make Google as default search engine in Edge browser on Windows 10.

The day Microsoft first introduced the Microsoft Edge users, were not able to set Google as default search engine, but today search engine giant start rolling out OpenSearch 1.1. support for Microsoft Edge browser. So depending upon region, the user will be able to set Google as default search engine.

Tip: In case you want to know how you can make Google Chrome the default web browser in Windows 10. I have already covered tutorial for that too. You can check the steps in this article: How To Make Google Chrome My Default Browser in Windows 10

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If you’re one user out of them who really looking to way to change the default search in Microsoft Edge browser, then check out the steps in upcoming lines.

How to Make Google My Default Search Engine in Edge Browser in Windows 10

To do this, install a new search engine—not all of them support this—and then set it as your default. Here’s how:

1. First of all, you need to go to the search engines website. For Example Google Search.

2. When you’re on Google Search page you need to click on Star or Favorite button icon visible at top right side of the screen to add it to your Favorites (bookmarks)

add as favorite in microsoft edge

3. After that Select More actions (…) > Settings > View advanced settings.

view advance settings in microsoft edge browser

3. Under View advance setting scroll down to Search in the address bar with. Click top Open drop-down menu and then click on <Add new> option.

add new search engine in microsoft edge

4. This time, you will definitely see Google Search entry under Choose One. Select Google search and click Add as default button to make default search engine in edge browser.

I have personally tried this on my Windows 10 PC to make Google my default search engine in Edge browser in Windows 10. So I guarantee this method works 100%.

add as default option in microsoft edge browser

Note: Keep in mind that this update is rolling out and if you’re not able to set Google as default search engine in Microsoft Edge in Windows 10, then try after some time.

Why don’t you try these four easy step that you need to follow to make Google the default search engine in Microsoft Edge browser to Google Search or any other search engine

Check out video tutorial:

So you have successfully set Google search as default search engine in Edge browser on Windows 10. After doing this whenever you type your search query in Microsoft Edge browser in Windows 10, the browser will open the new default search engine

By following the same method, you can set any search engine as default search engine. You can also set Twitter, Wikipedia and related sites as default search just like Google Search.

I would like to repeat again that the only requirement to set another search engine as default search engine is, that the search engine must be compatible with the Open Search Standard to work fine as default search engine in Microsoft Edge browser.

In the recent benchmarks text, the Microsoft Edge browser as performed better in comparison to Safari and Chrome and due to this reason lots of reason getting this amazing attention.

So this is how I make Google my default search engine in Edge browser on Windows 10. Why don’t you try this steps and let me know in the comments if you need any assistance.

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  • Unclewithbenefits

    if you tried you would see it does not work with google.com or google.ca…

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