Today, I present to you SearchWithMyBrowser, a little tool to open your Cortana searches in your default browser. Since April 28th, Cortana opens Edge, to force Bing upon you.
SearchWithMyBrowser fixes this. It redirects searches to your default browser. If you have anything that redirected searches to another search engine, it will still work.
First, you need to download the app. If you have git installed, you can also
No binaries are included. But don't worry! Making them will only take an Internet connection and 30 seconds. Two things that you should have if you are reading this.
git clone https://github.com/charlesmilette/SearchWithMyBrowser.git
Simply double-click on
If everything goes well, your directory structure should change from
To install, simply double-click on
It should pop-up an UAC. After you approve it, it should ask you to move the file to a permanent location (it'll stay there until you remove SearchWithMyBrowser) and paste it's location.
After doing that, it should write a little message and ask to press a key. After doing so, the file association dialog should open and ask you to choose between Edge and SearchWithMyBrowser. Select SearchWithMyBrowser and approve.
If you have any problems or question, feel free to file and issue on GitHub or leave a post here.