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Share onFacebookGoogle+TwitterPrint Discover more: Productivity Tutorials Programs Internet Explorer Microsoft Edge Windows About the Author: Maria Madalina Blaga Hi! Toni, Aug 4, 2015 #6 Toni Joined: Jul 31, 2015 Messages: 15 Likes Received: 1 Trouble said: That sounds like something is corrupt in the installation. Click to choose Set default by app. Does this work?

support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/… If not, there may be something wrong. –MC10 Aug 4 '15 at 10:41 Try running failfox as admin until you set the option for it to be default. I'm an IT supporter, but have not used Win 10 much. As did I a few minutes ago, also without any problems. -- hide signature --PatcoA photograph is more than a bunch of pixels The default apps page has changed at the ERROR The requested URL could not be retrieved The following error was encountered while trying to retrieve the URL: http://0.0.0.9/ Connection to 0.0.0.9 failed.

Can't Set Default Browser Windows 10

Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - Re: install other browser by Kees_B Forum moderator / May 4, 2016 3:54 AM PDT In reply to: Install other browser also more hot questions question feed about us tour help blog chat data legal privacy policy work here advertising info mobile contact us feedback Technology Life / Arts Culture / Recreation Science NOTE: The screenshots used in this article are from Windows 10 with Anniversary Update. It may not be intuitive, but you need to click on the Microsoft Edge logo to open the window that will let you choose another Web browser as your default.

Annie Neroda, Jul 4, 2016 #16 mbratch Joined: Jul 24, 2016 Messages: 1 Likes Received: 0 Trouble said: Not sure what you may have tried so far? System Default Apps. Perhaps try an elevated command prompt and type sfc /scannow hit enter and give it a while and see if it produces anything. Windows 10 Default Browser Registry None of these 3 choices get me where I want to go.

Click Select all, assuming you are a diehard fan of Firefox like I am. Can't Make Chrome Default Browser Windows 10 Thanks for the suggestion. When I'm not working I'm a different person: some say I'm a fun person (Thanks mom!) and outgoing. http://www.windows10forums.com/threads/cant-set-google-chrome-as-default-browser.1445/ More powers!

You might have noticed that the list also gives you an option called “Look for an app in the Store”. Chrome Not Showing Up In Default Programs Windows 10 Share this article: http://mzl.la/1ScxB7w Was this article helpful? These fine people helped write this article: philipp, ideato, ashickurnoor, jsavage, marksc, JoshNiesler. How to fix .

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It reads: - CHOOSE DEFAULT APPS BY FILE TYPE - CHOOSE DEFAULT APPS BY PROTOCOL - SET DEFAULT BY APP. http://www.digitalcitizen.life/3-ways-change-default-web-browser-windows-10 I re-booted and this time when I clicked on 'web browser,' I had a real choice, not just stuck there on Edge. Can't Set Default Browser Windows 10 I can't get away from EDGE. Windows 10 Can't Set Default Apps Scroll down and click the entry under Web browser.

Is it an FF issue? http://txtbl.com/windows-10/cannot-change-registry-key-value.html UPDATE: I have tried everything that has to do with settings Firefox as the default browser in the system, including going through the Settings of Windows, going from the Settings of Follow these steps to change a default browser back to Firefox. Scott As an IT professional, I'm trying to use Edge as exclusively as possible so that I can give my users the best possible explanation of why they Rocky You could Unable To Set Default Browser Windows 10

That's when I realized that the issue is with the definition of the default browser on Win10. Reply Reply with quote Complain Jestertheclown • Senior Member • Posts: 1,361 Re: Can't change Windows 10's default web browser to Chrome, Firefox, or Opera In reply to captura Click the menu button , then choose Options. Trouble, Aug 4, 2015 #5 Toni Joined: Jul 31, 2015 Messages: 15 Likes Received: 1 Will do.

I re-booted and this time when I clicked on 'web browser,' I had a real choice, not just stuck there on Edge. Windows 10 Won't Change Default Browser Conclusion As you've seen, changing your default web browser in Windows 10 is not difficult, and anyone can do it. Works for me too !

It worked for me.

Any idea what... This is the "official" way. Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - Answer Install other browser also by JohnTrumpus / May 4, 2016 3:30 AM PDT In reply to: Unable to set default browser Make Chrome Default Browser Windows 7 Changed it back in forth couple times.

Change the default browser using the browser settings in Windows 10 If you didn't already install your favorite web browser on your Windows 10, you'll first have to download and install Then, when the Settings app opens, press System. Safely adding insecure devices to my home network Depalindromize this string! When it comes to my work I'm very focused and detail oriented and I like to get things done.

How to change your default browser in Windows 10 This article applies only to Windows 10. When I'm not out with friends, I like reading books, watching a movie or playing a video game. Wordaround: For me, the solution was to set the default browser to Firefox first and then changing it to Chrome. Annie Neroda Joined: Jul 4, 2016 Messages: 1 Likes Received: 0 I had this problem, too.

Steve Reply Reply with quote Complain Sagittarius • Veteran Member • Posts: 4,141 Re: Can't change Windows 10's default web browser to Chrome, Firefox, or Opera In reply to Don't be concerned that that website loks a bit Miockey Mouse. Having done that, I was unable to make Firefox the default anymore. Thanks to all the commenters and replyers!

First, launch the Control Panel. Instead of going to system/default apps, paste this in control pannels Control Panel\All Control Panel Items\Default Programs\Set Default Programs Click on the web browser you want to use and click "Set Click the menu button , then choose Options. TimOne said: If I click a link (https...) a box pops up saying "How do you want to open this?" and giving options for Edge and IE, or look in app

In Settings - System - Default Apps, click to reset to Microsoft defaults, and then try choosing your program(s) again. OS Windows 10 Pro Reply With Quote New 01 Aug 2016 #10 jnoli View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Junior Member Join Date : Aug 2016 Posts : 1 Software and Apps Chrome browserI have a shortcut to open my Chrome browser on my taskbar. Windows 7 might be old hat these days but it seems that it still works well enough. "It's good to be . . . . . . . . .

Reply Reply with quote Complain captura OP • Forum Pro • Posts: 21,940 Re: Can't change Windows 10's default web browser to Chrome, Firefox, or Opera In reply to Don't be concerned that that website loks a bit Miockey Mouse. TimOne, Jul 26, 2016 #18 Trouble Noob Whisperer Moderator Joined: Nov 19, 2013 Messages: 8,245 Likes Received: 962 Location: Northwest Indiana U.S.A. Good luck, you have options.

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