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Something keeps changing my default browser and it's ummm me off!

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#1 chikbrite


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Posted 06 October 2016 - 02:42 PM

My Internet browser is Firefox 49.0.1 and up to date. It is my default browser.


I have Vivaldi 1.4.589.11 installed but rarely use it.


I have uninstalled Internet Explorer or disabled it.


Periodically something changes my default browser. It's not Vivaldi.


The changing usually happens around the time Microsoft updates are due.


Could it be Microsoft Windows changing the default to IE? If it is, how can I stop it or can I? :smash:


Thanx! :halloween:


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#2 hamluis



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Posted 09 October 2016 - 12:51 PM

I use both Firefox and IE.  The browser settings in each are set so that I get the default question when opening either after using the other.


I normally set Firefox as the default.  But...if I click on the IE icon on taskbar, it will ask me if I want to change and make IE my default.  That will remain so until I click on Firefox again.



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