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How do you change your default Internet Browser?

Discussion in 'Earlier Versions of Windows' started by StepsInSC, Dec 7, 2001.

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  1. StepsInSC

    StepsInSC Thread Starter

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    I'm running win98 and Netscape is my default browser and I hate netscape so much...I would like to make IE my default if anyone knows how.
     
  2. kramnnim

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    Go to Folder Options>File types and change the default program to open .htm, .html, etc files from Netscape to IE.
     
  3. WhitPhil

    WhitPhil Gone but never forgotten Trusted Advisor

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    In IE, go to Tools > Internet Options > Programs tab and select the option "Internet Explorer should check to see whether it is the default browser".
     
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