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How to set Firefox as your default browser tutorial

How To Set Mozilla Firefox As Your Default Web Browser

Firefox Browsing Default Browser Settings Tutorial


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This tutorial will show you how to set Firefox as your default web browser for viewing Internet related content.


To make the necessary changes to Mozilla Firefox, begin by:

  1. Opening Firefox and then click on the “Tools” drop down menu at the top of the browser window. If your menu bar isn’t enable, you may enable it by following this guide.




















  1. Next, click on “Options”.






















  1. Next, select the “Advanced” tab at the far right.

























  1. Next, click on the "Make Firefox the default browser" button. You also may want to click the “Always check to see if Firefox is the default browser on startup”. That way Firefox will check it’s default status every time it’s opened.
























  1. Next, click on “OK” and then close out of the options screen.

























  1. That should be it. You’re done!























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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