Make Chrome your default browser

If you like how Google Chrome works, make it your default browser! By doing so, future links you click will automatically open in Google Chrome. Follow these steps to set Google Chrome as your default browser:

  1. Click the Chrome menu Chrome menu on the browser toolbar.
  2. Select Settings.
  3. In the "Default browser" section, click Make Google Chrome the default browser.

Windows 8 users: To launch Chrome as a Windows 8 app from your Start Screen, follow the steps above and set Chrome as your default browser. Learn more about Windows 8 apps

Change the default browser setting

If you don't want Google Chrome to be your default browser any longer, simply make another browser default. Here are the instructions for making Firefox or Internet Explorer your default browser: