Android: How to set the default browser?

December 2016


Android: How to set the default browser?



Issue


You have multiple browsers installed on your Android smartphone, how to set the default one?

Solution


Procedure:
  • From the Homescreen, go to Settings > Applications Manager.
  • Go to the "All" tab.
  • Select your current browser > Clear Defaults.
  • Try to open a URL on your phone, from an email message..etc
  • The "Complete Action with" menu will be displayed.
  • Select the browser of your choice.

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