Change Default Search Engine in Safari on iPhone and iPad [How to]

Hi friends, today here I’m going to explain to you how to Change Default Search Engine in Safari in iOS on iPhone, iPad and iPod touch? By default, all brand new iPhone and iPad comes with default search engine Bing. In more, sometimes after resetting all settings most of the customize settings removed and sets all the default value. But for those guys who don’t like Bing, don’t worry.

The brand Apple offers alternative three search engines for Safari browser, and it is respectively Google, Yahoo, and DuckDuckGo. To make the change in safari settings on your iOS 12/ iOS 11/ iOS 10 running iDevice then following quick guide will help you.

Guide to Change Default Search Engine in Safari on iPhone and iPad

Change Default Search Engine in Safari in iOS on iPhone iPad iPod touch
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Step #1. Launch the Settings App look like a Gear icon on your iOS device home screen.

Step #2. Navigate Safari.

Tap on Safari Settings on iPhone

Step #3. Tap on Search Engine under the SEARCH section.

Tap on Search Engine on iPhone iOS 11 or later

Step #4. Here you can appear Google, Yahoo, Bing, and DuckDuckGo. Out of all, Bing comes as a default search engine.

Bing is a default search engine of safari on iPhone iPad iPod touch

Now settings a default search engine just tap on a search engine name, and you will appear tick mark next to your selected engine.

That’s it!

For instance, on my iPhone XS Max and iPad pro 10.5, I always use Google as a default search engine. Cause according to my opinion it gives me perfect result of my search query. But by the way, if you like other search engines instead of Google then you can set Bing, or Yahoo, or DuckDudckGo for your Phone, iPad and iPod touch.

change bing to google for Change Default Search Engine in Safari on iPhone iPad

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That’s it.

Now, ever you open your safari browser and searching for anything then you can get the result from DuckDuckGo.

Want to add another search Engine? that Not Given in the List of Default Search Engine, Under Safari Settings page (Go to the “Settings” > “Tap on Safari” > “Quick Website Search), you can find another option called: “Quick Website Search” –

That save any live website webpage using URL. This Quick Websites Search Shortcuts are added automatically by searching within a Website. Apple is improving more in future with some smart security preventions.

Please give us a reply in the comment box. What search engine provides you best result or which one is you would like most?

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2 comments

  1. This sucks. I know how to change search engines, I wanna know how to ADD another one.

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