1.    1 Week Ago #1
    Join Date : Mar 2016
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    my default search eng is google but i see yahoo on the tab


    Good Day All

    my default search eng is google but i see yahoo on the tab how can i change it.

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    DME
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  2.    1 Week Ago #2
    Join Date : Jan 2015
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    Hi, presumably you've set Google as your default - your screenshots look as if they come from Edge- you've not stated which browser you're referring to.

    Could you post a screenshot like this and confirm Google is set to default?

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    the result I see:
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    Note- my build is 1703.

    You could try setting a different search engine as default, trying that, then setting Google as default again.
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  3.    1 Week Ago #3
    Join Date : Feb 2014
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    Quote Originally Posted by dmesal View Post
    Good Day All

    my default search eng is google but i see yahoo on the tab how can i change it.

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    DME
    Chrome/Settings/Search Engine: Yahoo►'Remove from this List'

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  4.    1 Week Ago #4
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    Good Day All

    while i was putsing around on the net i had down loaded something bad malwarebite cleaned it up but i had searched for the aquarium screen saver and while it was still redirected/using yahoo. anyway i did the clean-up and removed the yahoo eng from the chrome list. aquarium search still has the yahoo tab mark but if i search for other items it has the google G mark.

    weird// im cleaning temp internet files hope that fixes this

    Many Thanks to both of you
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  5.    1 Week Ago #5
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    Next; get Ccleaner and run it. This will clean up any leftovers and tidbits and it will also clear your cache.
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  6.    1 Week Ago #6
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    thanks and yes that's the clean-up i was referring to.

    DME
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