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Windows 7: Can I get Google on IE9?

17 Apr 2011   #1
donnyb

Win 7 x64
 
 
Can I get Google on IE9?

Just upgraded to IE9 and it seems MS has either done away with other search engines or it is not obvious to me. I happen to like Google over Bing.


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17 Apr 2011   #2
Sardonicus

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 

Yes, go to Internet options and change the homepage.
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17 Apr 2011   #3
Hopalong X

Windows7 Pro 64bit SP-1; Windows XP Pro 32bit
 
 

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17 Apr 2011   #4
donnyb

Win 7 x64
 
 

thanks for the link to the tutorial. I feel like I am half way there. I added Google and the only way it works is to check "search in address bar". If you leave it unchecked, then there is no way to use Google and Bing is still front and center.
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17 Apr 2011   #5
Hopalong X

Windows7 Pro 64bit SP-1; Windows XP Pro 32bit
 
 

Go back to Manage Attachments.
Highlight one to remove or disable.
Click the remove or disable button for ones you don't want to use.
I clicked remove for everything but Google.
Bing and Windows Live I think it was are lousy. IMO.
Yes you want to check mark Search in Address bar for Google to work properly.

Hope that helps.
Mike

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18 Apr 2011   #6
Karln

Windows 7 pro 64 bit
 
 

You can install google or bing toolbar too.
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