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yahoo keeps over riding duck duck go

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when i search it will use yahoo and even when it uses duck duck go app to search it will switch to a yahoo search after a second

when i search it will use yahoo and even when it uses duck duck go app to search it will switch to a yahoo search after a second
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Tyler Downer
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Run a scan with Malwarebytes (www.malwarebytes.com) and remove anything it finds. Then, Refresh Firefox, and set DuckDuckGo as your default again.

Run a scan with Malwarebytes (www.malwarebytes.com) and remove anything it finds. Then, Refresh Firefox, and set DuckDuckGo as your default again.
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FredMcD
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Type about:addons<enter> in the address bar to open your Add-ons Manager. Hot key; (<Control> [Mac=<Command>] <Shift> A)

In the Add-ons Manager, on the left, select Extensions. Remove “ Yahoo “ Anything.

Also remove SafeSearch, SearchAssist Incognito, FileConverter Addon, SearchLock, DiscreteSearch, WebSearch, Findwide Search Engine

Now do the same in the computer’s Programs Folder.

Windows: Start > Control Panel > Uninstall Programs. Mac: Open the Applications folder. Linux: Check your user manual.

Type '''about:addons'''<enter> in the address bar to open your Add-ons Manager. Hot key; '''(<Control> ''[Mac=<Command>]'' <Shift> A) ''' In the Add-ons Manager, on the left, select '''Extensions. ''' Remove “ Yahoo “ '''Anything. ''' Also remove SafeSearch, SearchAssist Incognito, FileConverter Addon, SearchLock, DiscreteSearch, WebSearch, Findwide Search Engine Now do the same in the computer’s '''Programs Folder. ''' '''Windows:''' Start > Control Panel > Uninstall Programs. '''Mac:''' Open the '''Applications''' folder. '''Linux:''' Check your user manual.
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