Windows 10: Tabs not openening with home page Solved

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  1.    25 Mar 2018 #1

    Tabs not openening with home page


    I have set Google as my homepage, when I open a new tab, this opens with MSN, is there a way I can set tabs to open as my homepage?
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  2.    25 Mar 2018 #2

    Which browser are you using?

    Take a guess said: View Post
    Having suffered a brain injury which has caused difficulty digesting information
    Me too - in 2005. It might improve given time.
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  3.    25 Mar 2018 #3

    I think it's Microsoft Edge

    It might improve given time, it's slow and frustrating, patience is my teaser
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  4.    25 Mar 2018 #4

    Edge doesn't allow you to specify opening tabs in homepage.

    Click the three dots then Settings. Scroll down to Open Tabs With.

    Those are your options. You might want to use Blank Page and add your home page to favorites or favorites bar.

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    Also you don't have to use Edge. If you choose to install other browsers you can usually set tabs t open in specific sites.
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  5.    25 Mar 2018 #5

    Thank you, my preference is for IE, do I have to uninstall Edge, then download & install IE
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  6.    25 Mar 2018 #6

    There is a tutorial on that here:

    Open Internet Explorer in Windows 10 Windows 10 Tutorials

    Internet Explorer - you should have it already.
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  7.    25 Mar 2018 #7

    Thanks, almost sorted, the only other issue I have, when I'm on a webpage and open a favorites page, the favorites page overtakes the webpage I was on, to stop this, is there a way when I open webpages, they open in a new tab?
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  8.    25 Mar 2018 #8

    Open Control Panel:

    Open Control Panel in Windows 10 Windows 10 Tutorials

    Switch Control Panel view to "small icons" the click "internet options"

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    "Change how webpages are displayed in tabs" lets you configure options to your liking.
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  9.    25 Mar 2018 #9

    I've gone through the instructions above, ticked what I though would be the right box tabs still overriding webpages
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  10.    25 Mar 2018 #10

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    Try these settings. You'd need to click Apply or OK as you close out of the window(s)

    Also in IE at the top of the screen right click to enable menu bar.

    Here is tab behaviour that I see with those settings.

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