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How to Set Chrome as Default Web Browser in Windows 10

In Windows 10, Microsoft Edge is the default browser and is really impressive. But if you prefer Google Chrome and would like to set it as default browser, you can can change to make it your as default web browser.


This article describes 2 ways to set Chrome as default web Browser:

How to Set Chrome as Default Web Browser in Settings

If you have Google Chrome on your computer, use the following steps:

Step 1: Press Win+I to open Settings app.

Step 2: In Settings, select System > Default apps.

If you are running on Windows 10 Creator Update, select Apps > Default apps.

Select Apps option

Step 3: In the right pane of Default apps, under "Web browser", click your current browser. In Choose an app window, select Google Chrome.

Make Chrome your default web browser

How to Set Chrome as Default Web Browser in Control Panel

Set Chrome as your default web browser in control panel, here's how:

Step 1: Open Control Panel in Windows 10.

You can access to Default Programs from Desktop toolbar, if you've added Desktop toolbar to Taskbar.

Access to Default Programs from Desktop toolbar

Step 2: In Control Panel, click Set your default programs link.

Set your default programs

Step 3: Select Chrome on the left side, click on Set this program as default on the right side.

Set Chrome as default web browser