Change "Search Google with"

Discussion in 'macOS' started by hehe299792458, Mar 25, 2013.

  1. hehe299792458 macrumors 6502a


    Dec 13, 2008
    I have already set Google as the default browser. In Safari's preference, the default browser is already listed as Google Chrome.

    Despite this, whenever I use the "Search Google with" function in preview's contextual menu and the search still happens in Safari. The same goes for TextEdit. For these builtin Mac apps, is there any way to get them to use Chrome?
  2. hehe299792458 thread starter macrumors 6502a


    Dec 13, 2008
    come on. anyone?
  3. Mr. McMac Suspended

    Mr. McMac

    Dec 21, 2009
    Far away from liberals
    Same thing happens with me. I have no idea why
  4. CTBC macrumors member

    Apr 3, 2011
    I've got the same problem. There is no easy way to fix it. But you can add a new shortcut to the contextual menu that works with your default browser. You can't remove the default one, only add this extra one at the bottom.

    Info here.

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