Smith College Admission Academics Student Life About Smith news Offices
  Home > Offices > Information Technology Services > TARA > Internet Browsers > Changing Your Default Browser  
   Reset Password     Smith Directory    Smith Portal   Server Status  Smith Software
 
       
 



Categories
Welcome
Getting Started
25Live Scheduling
Account Forms
Admin Systems*
BannerWeb
Cloud Storage
File Transfer
Google Apps
   Smith Mail
   Contacts
   Calendar
   Drive
Internet Browsers
Macintosh
   Connecting
   Backup & Restore
   Upgrading
   Related Apps
   Other Info
Microsoft Office
   Excel
   PowerPoint
   Word
Microsoft Windows
Mobile Devices
Moodle
Passwords
Printing
Security  
Smith Network
Smith Portal
Smith ResNet
Standard Software
Telephones
Terminal Emulators
Training
Unix
Viruses & Spyware
Web Development
Wireless Computing
WordPress

*Smith login required

 

CHANGING YOUR DEFAULT BROWSER

The instructions below explain how to make Google Chrome, Internet Explorer or Mozilla Firefox your default browser.



To make Google Chrome your default browser:

  1. Open Chrome.
  2. Click on the Chrome menu icon in the upper right.

  3. Select Settings.

  4. In the Default browser section, click Make Google Chrome my default browser.

Back to top >



To make Internet Explorer your default browser:

  1. Open Internet Explorer.

  2. Open the Tools menu and select Internet Options.

  3. Click on the Programs tab, then on the checkbox beside Internet Explorer should check to see if it is the default browser.

  4. Click OK to save changes and close the dialog box.

  5. Close Internet Explorer.

  6. Open Internet Explorer again. When the program asks if you want to make it your default browser, click Yes.

Back to top >



To make Mozilla Firefox your default browser:
  1. Open Mozilla FireFox.

  2. Click Tools, then Options.

  3. Click on the Advanced button, then the General tab.

  4. Under 'Default Browser', click Check Now.

  5. When Firefox asks if it you want it to be your default browser, click Yes.
Back to top >

 

 


Copyright © 2014 Smith College Information Technology Services  |  Stoddard Hall 11  |  Northampton, MA 01063
413.585.4487  |  Questions or comments?  Send us email
 |  Last updated April 10, 2013

DirectoryCalendarCampus MapVirtual TourContact UsSite A-Z