Configure Norton Safe Search as your default search provider and home page in Windows 10 TH2

After you upgrade your computer from Windows 10, Windows 8.1, or Windows 7 to Windows 10 TH2 version, Microsoft Internet Explorer 11 may prompt you to set your default search provider and Home page settings.

To continue using Norton Safe Search as your default Home page and default search provider, in the Choose your home page and search settings window, select Your current settings, and click Done.

You can also manually change your default Home page and default search provider.

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.

    inetcpl.cpl

  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 window, click OK.

Set Norton Safe Search as default home page and new tab page

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

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

    inetcpl.cpl

  3. In the Internet Properties window, on the General tab, under Home page, type in the following text as the first line.

    https://search.norton.com

  4. Click Tabs.

  5. In the Tabbed Browsing Settings window, under When a new tab is opened, open: select Your first home page from the drop-down.

  6. Click OK.

  7. Click Apply and OK.

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DOCID: v115824959_EndUserProfile_en_us
Operating System: Windows
Last modified: 09/05/2017