Search Support

Avoid support scams. We will never ask you to call or text a phone number or share personal information. Please report suspicious activity using the “Report Abuse” option.

Learn More

Lolu chungechunge lwabekwa kunqolobane. Uyacelwa ubuze umbuzo omusha uma udinga usizo.

an ip search engine has taken over my navigation bar, how do i revert it back to google on my mac

  • 5 uphendule
  • 5 zinale nkinga
  • Igcine ukuphendulwa ngu RAMilewski

more options

An IP search engine has implanted itself on my browser, and i cannot automatically search through google it goes straight to TALK TALK. how do i revert it back to google on a mac.

This happened

Every time Firefox opened

== 5 may 2010

All Replies (5)

more options

See the Knowledge Base article How to set the home page

more options

its not a home page..when i type something into the navgation bar without a full web address it used to automatically search through google for the closest thing. it now gets diverted through talk talk search, and is rubbish. why has talk talk infected my searchs?

more options

I'm not sure if this will work, but I suggest you give it a try.

Open a new tab, go to a page called "about:config" (without the parentheses). Click "I'll be careful" or whatever message that pops up, and you'll see a whole bunch of table-like stuff. On top of the table, on the "Filter" field, type in keyword.url, and the table should reduce to just one result. Right click on the result, and choose "reset". Try a search and see if it works.

more options

It is also possible that your ISP is redirecting you. - My ISP is by-passing Firefox's Location bar search

more options

thank you cor-el..the link to the forum had the info need!

system preferences-network-aiport-advanced dns.  changing the dns to address has worked great. what a relief.