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I select DuckDuckgo as my preferred search engine and remove google from the search options, but when I restart, Firefox reinstalls google as default.

Using Firefox 58 on a Mac running High Sierra, I remove Google from preferred search engines and choose DuckDuckGo as my default. When I restart Firefox, I find Google i… (read more)

Using Firefox 58 on a Mac running High Sierra, I remove Google from preferred search engines and choose DuckDuckGo as my default. When I restart Firefox, I find Google is reinstalled and made the default.

Asked by chpoot 2 years ago

Last reply by jscher2000 2 years ago

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yahoo keep popping up

I've looked for the whole searchers about why yahoo popping up as my default search engine I've tried remove the default and recommend search engine. to detect any ad-don… (read more)

I've looked for the whole searchers about why yahoo popping up as my default search engine I've tried remove the default and recommend search engine. to detect any ad-don/extensions or any hidden software that might somehow installed on my pc,couldn't find anything suspicious,I've ran a full scan on computer everything is clean,I've tried re-install the firefox and deleted all cache/history and information. I've tried to go to Help>profile>user and to delete the recommended files that might caused it still anything. If you can help me somehow I will be very happy,I'm using firefox for years and this is my first time it happened to me.

Asked by Itay1993 2 years ago

Last reply by FredMcD 2 years ago

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How to change the default search provider through prefs.fs file?

Hello! I am making an application in c#. This application have to change the default search provider. I tried to edit the file prefs.js. See it: user_pref("browser.search… (read more)

Hello!

I am making an application in c#. This application have to change the default search provider. I tried to edit the file prefs.js. See it:

user_pref("browser.search.defaultenginename", "Doudol");

user_pref("browser.search.defaulturl", "http://doudol.com/index.php?q={searchTerms}");

But did work. Anybody have Any ideia?

Asked by pcris21 4 years ago

Last reply by cor-el 4 years ago