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Mozilla FireFox - Reset Default Search
Posted by Josh Eby, Last modified by Corey Spade on May 16 2013 11:01 AM

Symptom

When you enter a search in the address bar, it is using Bing or another serach engine other than Google or your default.

Resolution

  1. Launch Firefox.
  2. Type "about:config" in the location bar and press enter.
  3. Click on the button that reads, "I'll be careful, I promise!" on the screen that warns you about your warranty.
  4. Type "keyword.URL" in the filter bar.
  5. Right-click on "keyword.URL" in the search results.  Click "Reset."

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