Adding search engine to home page


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#2

Seems I made a mistake when I started post – sorry! My question is this: How can I add my choosen search engine (duckduckgo) on my homepage (Brave.com) or the blank page for new tabs. For example, windows explorer has the Bing search bar in the middle of the screen; is there a way to do it with Brave? Thank you all for your help.


#3

Hi @PubliusBrutus

We currently don’t have a search box on the new tab page. You do have a couple of options though that might work for you:

  1. You could set your Home Page to https://duckduckgo.com on Preferences > General and have a new tab show your new home page.
  2. If you have already selected DuckDuckGo to be your default in Preferences > Search, you can go back to Preferences > General and change ‘A new tab shows’ to be ‘Default Search Engine’.
  3. If you have already selected DuckDuckGo to be your default in Preferences > Search, you can just use the URL bar to search on a new tab. This way you don’t have to change your home page.

Could you try these out and let us know if any of them will work for you?

Best,
Lauren


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