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Securely search and browse the web using Norton Safe Search

Norton Safe Search is Norton's secure search engine that helps protect users from visiting phishing and other risky sites that may appear in search results. It uses Norton's Safe Web technology, along with the Ask.com search engine, to rate websites according to their safety.

You can use Norton Safe Search even when you turn off the Password Manager features.

Norton Safe Search is supported only in Microsoft Edge, Mozilla Firefox, and Google Chrome browsers.

To add Norton Safe Search, depending on the browser, choose one of the following:

To configure Norton Safe Search as default search provider in Windows 10 TH2 in Microsoft Internet Explorer, follow the steps:

Set Norton Safe Search as default search provider

  1. Press the Windows + R keys to open the Run dialog box.

  2. Type in the following text, and then press Enter.


  3. In the Internet Properties window, on the Programs tab, click Manage add-ons.

  4. In the Manage Add-ons window, under Add-on Types, click Search Providers.

  5. Select Norton Safe Search and click Set as default.

  6. Click Close.

  7. In the Internet Properties tab, click OK.

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DOCID: v19803255
Operating System: Windows
Last modified: 08/09/2021