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How to remove Bing as your browser’s default search engine

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If you prefer another search engine to Bing, you can easily change your default search engine in Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, and Microsoft Edge by visiting your browser settings. For example, go to Settings > Search Engine > Manage Search Engines & Site Search to change your default search engine in Chrome.

Do you prefer another search engine to Bing? If so, it’s quick and easy to remove Bing and set another search engine as your default. We’ll show you how to make this change in Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, and Microsoft Edge on desktop and mobile.

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Remove Bing as Chrome’s Default Search Engine

In Chrome, you can remove Bing and define google, Yahoo, DuckDuckGo or another search engine of your choice by default. Here’s how.

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Launch Chrome, select the three dots in the upper right corner and choose “Settings”.

Picking out "Settings" in the menu.

In “Settings”, in the left sidebar, click on “Search engine“. Then, in the right pane, choose “Manage search engines and site search”.

Select "Manage search engines and site search."

Scroll down to the “Search Engines” section. Here, next to a non-Bing search engine, click on the three dots and choose “Make Default”.

Select the three points and choose "Default."

Chrome will now use your selected search engine by default. You are ready.

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On Android

Open Chrome on your phone, tap the three dots in the upper right corner and choose “Settings”.

Select "Settings" in the menu.

On the “Settings” page, select “Search engine”.

Picking out "Search engine."

Choose a search engine other than Bing to make it the default.

Select a search engine other than Bing.

On iPhone and iPad

Launch Chrome on your iPhone or iPad, tap the three dots in the lower right corner and choose “Settings”.

Faucet "Settings" in the menu.

Tap on “Search engine”.

Select "Search engine."

Select a search engine other than Bing that you want to use. Then, in the top left corner, tap the back arrow icon.

In “Settings”, in the upper right corner, tap on “Done”.

Select "Do" in the upper right corner.

And that’s all.

Remove Bing as Firefox’s Default Search Engine

Disable Bing and using another default search engine in Firefox is as easy as doing it in other web browsers. Here are the steps to do it.

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Open Firefox, select the hamburger menu (three horizontal lines) in the upper right corner, then choose “Settings”.

In the left sidebar, click “Search”.

Select "Look for" in the left sidebar.

In the right pane, in the “Default search engine” section, click the drop-down menu and choose a search engine that you want to set as default.

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On Android

Launch Firefox on your phone, select the three dots in the upper right corner and choose “Settings”.

Select "Settings" in the menu.

Select “Search”.

Picking out "Look for."

Find the search engine you want to set as default. Next to it, press the radio button.

Tap the radio button next to a non-Bing search engine.

Firefox will now use your selected search engine for future searches.

On iPhone and iPad

Launch Firefox on your iPhone or iPad, tap the hamburger menu (three horizontal lines) in the lower right corner and choose “Settings”.

On an iPad, you’ll find the hamburger menu (three horizontal lines) in the upper right corner of your screen.

Select "Settings" in the menu.

On the “Settings” page, select “Search”.

Picking out "Look for."

Select “Default search engine”.

Faucet "Default search engine."

Choose the search engine you want to set as default.

Select a search engine other than Bing.

And that’s all.

Remove Bing as Edge’s default search engine

Microsoft uses Bing as the default search engine in its Edge web browser. However, you don’t have to be stuck with it if you don’t like it. here’s how use an alternative search engine in this web browser.

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Open Edge, click on the three dots in the upper right corner and choose “Settings”.

In the left sidebar, click on “Privacy, research and services”.

Select "Privacy, Research and Services" to the left.

In the right pane, scroll down to the “Services” section. At the bottom, click on “Address bar and search”.

At the bottom of the page, click on “Manage search engines”.

Select "Manage search engines."

You will see the available search engines. Next to the one you want to use, click on the three dots and choose “Make Default”.

Edge will now use your preferred search engine for all your searches.

On Android, iPhone and iPad

Go to Edge on your phone, tap the three dots in the bottom bar and select “Settings”.

Faucet "Settings" in the menu.

In “Settings”, select “General”.

Faucet "General."

On the “General” page, choose “Select a search engine”.

Faucet "Select Search Engine."

Select the new search engine you want to set as default.

Tap a search engine other than Bing.

And that’s all. Good research !