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Change the Kindle Fire’s Silk Browser Search Engine

The search engine on the Kindle Fire browser is set to Google by default. You can change it – here’s how.

Launch the Silk browser on your Kindle Fire. Tap the menu icon at the bottom of the screen then tap Settings.

Kindle Fire Silk Settings

Then tap Set Search Engine.

Set Search Engine

Select to change the search engine to Microsoft Bing or Yahoo.

Kindle Fire Set Search Engine

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3 Responses to Change the Kindle Fire’s Silk Browser Search Engine

  1. argh June 16, 2015 at 10:31 pm #

    This is useless if you want to use a more private and secure search engine like ixquick.

  2. Suzanne Mahoney January 7, 2016 at 8:18 am #

    When I launch silk I don’t get a menu at bottom, so don’t have access to settings option.

  3. Jean Feeney March 15, 2017 at 11:02 am #

    Same here I’m on a kindle fire know how.Does anyone know how to change the browser on a kindle.

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