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How To Change Your Homepage In Internet Explorer

Internet Explorer Homepage Settings Tutorial

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By default Internet Explorer’s homepage is usually set to a Microsoft related website. It may be changed after the installation of various programs, including both legitimate and malicious programs and viruses. This tutorial will guide you through the simple procedure of  modifying your Internet Explorer Homepage settings so it will display the website that you want it to when you first open it.


To make changes to your homepage settings, begin by:

  1. Opening Internet Explorer and then click on the “Tools” drop down menu. If the Command Bar isn’t enabled in your web browser, you can enable it by following this add-on guide.






















  1. Next, click on “Internet Options”.






















  1. Next, on the “General” tab type in the website address of the page that you want Internet Explorer to display when it’s first opened.





















  1. After you have made the needed changes, click on the “OK” button down at the bottom.






















  1. That’s it, you’re done! Now when Internet Explorer is first opened it will display your selected website. It will also display your preferred website when you click on the “Home” button.






















The information in this article is provided "as is". It should be used for educational purposes only. Smith Technical Resources makes no guarantees or claims that the information contained in this article will help you completely remove the above listed malicious program(s) from your computer.

If you feel uncomfortable performing any of the procedures that we've listed on this page, please contact a professional computer repair company in your area and have them complete the needed repairs on your computer. Smith Technical Resources takes no responsibility for any possible damage that could result from your use of the above instructions.

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