Make Google your default search engine

Search right from the address bar, wherever you go on the web.

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Step 1: Open Preferences

Click on Safari in the top Apple menu, and then select Preferences.

Step 2: Change your default search engine to Google

Next to Default search engine, click on the drop down menu and select Google.

Step 3: Change your homepage to Google

Next to New windows open with, open the drop down menu and select Homepage. Open the next drop down menu and select Homepage to see your homepage in new tabs.
Then type into the box next to Homepage.
Your changes are saved.

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Easy access to Google search

Easy access to Google Search, no matter where you are on the web. Just type into the address bar.

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Sign into Google, and see instant personalized predictions across all your devices.

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