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Why is the keyword.URL http://www.searchqu.com/web?src=ffb&systemid=406&q= in my Troubleshooting information?

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I found the following information on the Trouble Information form. keyword.URL has a value of http://www.searchqu.com/web?src=ffb&systemid=406&q=

I do not know where this came from and the link is not valid.

Chosen solution

To revert to Google as your preferred search engine, please do the following.


The URL to add in "keyword.URL" becomes a link in this post, so right click it and choose "Copy Link Location" to copy it to the Windows clipboard. Then hit CTRL+V to paste it. Saves you having to type the whole thing.


To reset your home page, do the following.


  • Go to the site you want to set as your homepage.

  • Go to Tools | Options | General (Previous version of Firefox).

  • Make sure it says "Show My Homepage" in the first dropdown menu.

  • Click the button called "Use Current Pages" to set the homepage to the one you have on the screen.

After you complete the above steps, install this add-on to prevent another search engine from modifying your preferences: https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/browserprotect/

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Additional System Details

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Installed Plug-ins

  • Photodex Presenter Plugin 4,00,0,2462
  • np-mswmp
  • Default Plug-in
  • Shockwave Flash 10.3 r181
  • Adobe Shockwave for Director Netscape plug-in, version 11.5.9.620
  • GEPlugin
  • 4.0.60310.0
  • NPWLPG
  • Google Update
  • Adobe PDF Plug-In For Firefox and Netscape 10.0.1
  • The QuickTime Plugin allows you to view a wide variety of multimedia content in Web pages. For more information, visit the QuickTime Web site.

Application

  • User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 6.1; en-US; rv:1.9.2.17) Gecko/20110420 Firefox/3.6.17

More Information

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Firefox
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Open Containing Folder
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about:plugins
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about:buildconfig
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Xircal 334 solutions 3835 answers

Chosen Solution

To revert to Google as your preferred search engine, please do the following.


The URL to add in "keyword.URL" becomes a link in this post, so right click it and choose "Copy Link Location" to copy it to the Windows clipboard. Then hit CTRL+V to paste it. Saves you having to type the whole thing.


To reset your home page, do the following.


  • Go to the site you want to set as your homepage.

  • Go to Tools | Options | General (Previous version of Firefox).

  • Make sure it says "Show My Homepage" in the first dropdown menu.

  • Click the button called "Use Current Pages" to set the homepage to the one you have on the screen.

After you complete the above steps, install this add-on to prevent another search engine from modifying your preferences: https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/browserprotect/

Modified by Xircal

Question owner

Thank you. I appreciate your help.

Joe

Xircal 334 solutions 3835 answers

Helpful Reply

You're welcome.