How to make Google Chrome as Default Browser in Windows 8

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Make Google Chrome as Default Browser in Windows 8 through Settings in browser and then Set Default programs in Control Panel of Windows 8

As you know Internet Explorer always comes as default Internet browser in each system, which uses Windows Operating. Apart of Internet Explorer users have many choices in their hands to use latest Internet Browser. Google Chrome is one of them, which offers more speed than other browser. Users have shown immense interest to Google chrome to make it as default browser. Now, I am going to discuss few steps for how to make Chrome as default browser.

At first download Google Chrome in your system and after then follow as I suggest.

Change setting in Google chrome to make default browser in windows 8

  • Install Google chrome through Google download link or from here Download Google Chrome browser
  • Run chrome browser  first time then a message comes in top side likes Set Google Chrome as default browser. Here choose yes button. If this message does not appear here, click on the wrench icon at the top left corner in the browser .
  • Click on settings button in drop down menu .
google chrome setting
  • Find default browser tab  in settings window  and click this link – Make Google Chrome as Default Browser 
google chrome setting selection
google chrome as default browser
  • Now Open following locations in the control panel window to change setting in default programs.
control panel program

Control panel——- programs——— Default Programs—– Set Default Programs—– Set Program Associations

Here check the following box – HTTP in protocol tab and html in extension tab.

  • Now click on the save button at the bottom to apply this setting.
google chrome setting in program association
  • After all Google Chrome will be as default browser in windows 8 in the computer.

After making Chrome as a default browser when you open any webpage it will run in Google Chrome automatically.

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