Brave starts Google search in a Tor window when "Search DuckDuckGo" is selected from a pop-up menu

Description of the issue:

Choosing “Search DuckDuckGo for [ selected text]” from a pop-up menu in a Tor window launches the Google search.

DuckDuckGo is set as the default search engine.

Steps to Reproduce (add as many as necessary): 1. 2. 3.

  1. Start the Brave browser
  2. Open a new private window with Tor
  3. Go to a web site
  4. Select some text on the opened web page
  5. Open a pop-up menu with a right button click
  6. Select “Search DuckDuckGo for [selected text]”

Actual Result (gifs and screenshots are welcome!):

A Google Search output is displayed.

Expected result:

A DuckDuckGo search output.

Reproduces how often:

Every time I issue a search request via a pop-up menu

Brave Version(about:brave):

Version 0.56.15 Chromium: 70.0.3538.110 (Official Build) (64-bit)

Reproducible on current live release (yes/no):


Additional Information:

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Thanks for reporting @igoraki :ok_hand:

We’ve an issue logged and the fixed already merged and will available with v0.58.x (if not changed). Here


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