search engine

Discussion in 'Windows XP New Users' started by Oxy, May 21, 2004.

  1. Oxy

    Oxy Guest

    I cannot change my default search engine in win XP Home
    when I try to change it start/search/change preference/ internet search
    behaviour

    select new default engine nothing changes.
    Any help please
     
    Oxy, May 21, 2004
    #1
    1. Advertisements

  2. Oxy

    MAP Guest


    >-----Original Message-----
    >I cannot change my default search engine in win XP Home
    >when I try to change it start/search/change preference/

    internet search
    >behaviour
    >
    >select new default engine nothing changes.
    >Any help please
    >
    >
    >.
    >

    Search page "Hijackings" are very common, to see if this
    is the case for you try these.


    Spybot "Search and Destroy"
    http://www.safer-networking.org/index.php?page=download

    Spywareblaster
    http://www.javacoolsoftware.com/sbdownload.html

    Spywareguard
    http://www.javacoolsoftware.com/spywareguard.html

    Ad-aware
    http://www.lavasoft.de/

    CWS Shedder,Hijackthis,BHO Demon
    http://www.spywareinfo.com/~merijn/downloads.html
    Hijackthis tutorial
    www.aumha.org/a/hjttutor.php

    winpatrol
    http://www.winpatrol.com/

    CWShredder (Line 313) Home page lock (Line 63)
    Hijack this (Line 116)
    http://www.kellys-korner-xp.com/xp_tweaks.htm

    Useful links about spyware.

    http://forums.spywareinfo.com/

    http://www.pestpatrol.com/PestInfo/

    http://www.aumha.org/a/hjttutor.htm

    www.spychecker.com/home.html

    A list of "bogus" anti-spyware tools
    http://pcpitstop.ibforums.com/axslinger/helpfiles/bogus.ht
    m
     
    MAP, May 22, 2004
    #2
    1. Advertisements

Want to reply to this thread or ask your own question?

It takes just 2 minutes to sign up (and it's free!). Just click the sign up button to choose a username and then you can ask your own questions on the forum.
Similar Threads
  1. Susan

    Search Engine

    Susan, Oct 18, 2003, in forum: Windows XP New Users
    Replies:
    2
    Views:
    262
    Taurarian
    Oct 18, 2003
  2. George L

    Symantec: Scan engine returned error 0x20000058

    George L, Nov 2, 2003, in forum: Windows XP New Users
    Replies:
    4
    Views:
    22,810
  3. ecsintoronto

    Search Engine History

    ecsintoronto, Jan 26, 2004, in forum: Windows XP New Users
    Replies:
    1
    Views:
    240
  4. Guest
    Replies:
    3
    Views:
    231
    Ramesh [MVP]
    Mar 30, 2004
  5. Army George

    scan engine not found?!

    Army George, Apr 14, 2004, in forum: Windows XP New Users
    Replies:
    1
    Views:
    241
    Rick \Nutcase\ Rogers
    Apr 14, 2004
  6. Guest

    Yahoo search engine

    Guest, Jun 20, 2004, in forum: Windows XP New Users
    Replies:
    1
    Views:
    271
    It's Only me
    Jun 21, 2004
  7. Judy L
    Replies:
    2
    Views:
    7,323
    Judy L
    Jun 29, 2004
  8. Guest

    TTS engine problem

    Guest, Nov 9, 2005, in forum: Windows XP New Users
    Replies:
    0
    Views:
    232
    Guest
    Nov 9, 2005
Loading...