How To Change Your Default Web Browser in Windows 7

By default, the program that you use to access the Internet in Windows 7 is Internet Explorer. However, for one of many possible reasons, you may want to change the default to a different option installed on your computer, such as Mozilla’s Firefox. Changing this setting will open all Web pages in the new program, such as a link you click in a document or email.


Step 1:

Click the “Start” button at the lower-left corner of your screen, then click “Default Programs” at the right side of the menu.

Click Start, then click Default Programs


Step 2:
Click the blue “Set Your Default Programs” link at the center of the window.
Click Set Your Default Programs
Step 3:
Click the program that you want to use as your default Web browser from the list at the left side of the window.
Click your desired browser
Step 4:
Click “Set This Program As Default” at the bottom of the window.
Click Set this program as default
Step 5:
Click the “OK” button to close the window.
Click the OK button newsletter

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