Changing the Default Search Engine in Google Chrome

Step 1:

Double-click on the Google Chrome icon on the desktop.

Double click Google Chrome on the Desktop

Step 2:

After Google Chrome opens, click on the Customize and Control Google Chrome wrench in the top-right corner.

Click on the Customize and Control Google Chrome icon

Next, click on Settings in the drop down menu.

click Settings


Step 3:

Open the drop-down menu located in the Search area

Now select you search engine of preference from those shown.

use the drop down menu to choose your search engine



You have successfully changed your default search engine for Google Chrome!

If you have problems when trying these instructions, or if you have other questions, please contact the Information Technology Helpdesk at 229-245-4357 or send an e-mail to Please note that our work request system can only accept emails sent from a VSU email address.