If you are a regular Yahoo user, you own a Yahoo ID, use Yahoo search engine, it would be very convenient if you make it the home page of your browser. The home page is the first page that you see whenever you open a browser. 

How to Change the Default Browser to Yahoo

There are different browsers available out there that you can use. For every browser, there is a different procedure that has to be undertaken so as to set Yahoo as a homepage. It depends on your default browser that how you can change homepage from Google to yahoo. From the guide given below, you can select the required method as per the browser you have.

Set Yahoo as Home Page With Google Chrome

Click on the three little horizontal bars in the top right hand corner of the browser.

Set Yahoo as Home Page With Google Chrome

Look for the settings button in the drop down and click on it.

Once you’re in the settings area, you can start looking for the “Manage Search Engines” tab which you can click on.

In the manage search engines area, look for the Yahoo search engine and select it as your search engine of choice.

Set Yahoo as Home Page on Safari browser

Here you will find out how to make Yahoo your homepage or search engine on the Safari browser.

To start off you will need to open the browser.

Set Yahoo as Home Page on Safari browser

Look for the gear icon in the top right hand corner of the screen and click on it. Once the drop down appears, click on the preferences button.

 Set Yahoo as Home Page on Safari browser
Set Yahoo as Home Page on Safari browser

Once in preferences, look for the “General” heading, under that you will see a box with “Homepage” next to it. Simply enter your search engine of choice “Yahoo.com” and you’re away!

Make Yahoo Your Homepage on Mozilla Firefox

Look for the orange Firefox drop down menu on the left hand side of your browser and click on it.

Once the menu has dropped, you can look for the options tab and click on it.

Once the options box opens, make sure the “General” tab is selected and look for the “Homepage icon which you can then change your homepage with.

Make Yahoo Your Homepage on Internet Explorer

Click on the gear icon in the top right hand corner of the browser window.

A drop down box will appear and you can go ahead and click the “Internet Options” button.

The Internet Options control box will appear and this is where you will make your required changes. Make sure the “General” tab is selected and look for the first line of text with a text box underneath. Simply add this URL http://yahoo.com/ and click the “Use Current” button, this should set your default homepage as Yahoo.com.

Make Yahoo Your Homepage on Microsoft Edge

Open Microsoft Edge and click on the menu button. From the options provided, move down and click on ‘Settings’.

Now, for the heading ‘Open Microsoft Edge with’, select the option ‘A specific page or pages’.

In the given space, enter the Yahoo address that you want to set as homepage.

Press ‘Enter’ and Yahoo will be set as the homepage. You can even add more address if you want by clicking on ‘Add a new page’.