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Follow this link in changing the homepage of your browser , if you're uinsg Internet explorer follow the steps on this link :

If you're using Firefox as your browser follow this link in changing the homepage:

Just put for the hoempage so you can now have it as your deafult home page...

Hope that helps........

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When you open the google at the bottom it show that Make Google your homepage click on it close explore and open your explorer and check it

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How do I get my yahoo home page back

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The Story Behind Google

We all use Google in some way or the other. The way Google has evolved is a story worth telling. Here are some of the interesting facts about Google :
1. The name ‘Google’ was an accident. It was the result of a spelling mistake made by the original founders who thought they were going for ‘Googol’. The domain name “” was already taken by the time Google was founded.
2. The domain was registered on 15 September 1997.
3. The first operations of Google was started in this garage
4. Google (aka Googol) is a mathematical term which means “1 followed by hundred Zeros”. The term ‘Googol’ was coined by Milton Sirotta, nephew of American mathematician Edward Kasne.
5. Google receives daily search requests from all over the world, including Antarctica.
6. Google’s Homepage has 42 validation errors. Check Google Validation
7. Google’s homepage can be accessed in 88 languages including Urdu and Latin.
8. Every day the Google servers receives about a billion search requests . 20 to 25% of Google queries have never been searched before.
9. The main reason why the Google homepage is so simple is because the founders didn’t knew HTML. The submit button was included much later and hitting the return key was the only way to get the search results.
10. The “I am feeling lucky” button is almost never used by the end user. However it was found that removing the button would reduce theGoogle experience.
11. In the early days of testing Google employees noted people just sitting and looking at the screen. After a minute the tester asked “What are you waiting for ?”. To this the users replied “We are waiting for the page to load”.
To solve this issue the copyright message was added which acted as an end of the page marker.
12. Google has the largest network of translators in the world.
13. All Google employees are encouraged to use 20% of their time working in their own projects. Google news and Orkut are two big examples that grew from this working model.
14. Google consists of over 450,000 servers, racked up in clusters located in data centers around the world.
15. Google started in January, 1996 as a research project at Stanford University, by Ph.D. candidates Larry Page and Sergey Brin when they were 24 years old and 23 years old respectively.The original google project was named backrub.
16. When Google started it indexed 25,000 web pages. Today Google indexes billions of web pages and each time it grows by 10-25%.
17. According to Google “As the web grows search becomes more and more important”. It acts like a library , the bigger the library the more important is the index.
18. The pagerank algorithm uses more than 200 attributes to determine the rank of a given webpage.
19. Google has the largest corporate solar panel installation in the US.
20. The biggest break in search came when Google introduced their improved spell checker seen as “Did you mean ? ”.This feature doubled their traffic and soon the developers discovered that the ideal placement was at the bottom of the search results.
21. Every now and then Google makes small changes and test them with a given set of users. The users aren’t told of this. They are presented with a new interface and the testers observe how the users react to it.
22. Google believe in 20 % – 5% philosophy. According to this, if at least 20% of the users use a feature then it will be included. To make it to the advanced search preferences, at least 5 % of the users need to use a particular feature.
23. In the results found in user testing and design, Google testers found that only a small number of people are typical of the larger user base. Hence,Google labs was born and it monitors how people use each and every service.
24. Gmail – Free email from Google was used internally for nearly 2 years by Google employees before it was launched for public use. The engineers discovered that there are typically 6 types of email users and Gmail was made to satisfy the needs of them.
25. Google’s index of web pages is the largest in the world, comprising of 8 billion web pages. Google searches this immense collection of web pages often in less than half a second.
26. They listen to feedback actively. Emailing Google isn’t emailing a black hole.
27. Google’s first April fool prank went live on April 1st,2000 and was coined “MentalPlex” – Google’s ability to read your mind.
Some thought the announcement of Gmail in 2004 around April Fool’s Day was a joke.
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29.In a 2006 report of the world’s richest people, Forbes reported that Sergey Brin was #26 with a net worth of $12.9 billion, and Larry Page was #27 with a net worth of $12.8 billion
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33.The first human being named after Google is Oliver google kai. He was born on September 12th 2005 and his parents named him because they wanted Oliver to have as many friends as google has.

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Google as homepage

To set your hompage in Internet Explorer use Internet Options. It is available in the Control Panel or in Internet Explorer go to the Tools menu. For Google Chrome go to the Settings area to set the Homepage.

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Set homepage

Uninstall Ask Toolbar and associated software.
Use as your default hompage.

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Set homepage

goto your "Tools/Settings" in your browser and locate the "Change/Set Homepage" area. Enter the address of the website that you want for your hompage. (ie.").

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Wont or cant download google as my homepage

Go to the control panel

Go to network and internet option--click on it

Go to internet options-click on it

Go to change my home page- click on it

If you want google, just type in google and then

Go to apply and click on it

And that should make google your homepage

And click ok

You can also type in google on your browser and when the google homepage comes Up,, right click on the google page and a menu should come up

And there will be a create a shortcut option for google

Just click yes and it will make a google icon on the desktop

On the computer and when you want to go online, just click the

Google icon and it will take you to the google homepage.

Sep 13, 2013 | PC Desktops

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How to set goggle as default browser

Google is a search engine not a browser.
You can run any browser such as Internet Explorer or Mozilla Firefox and get them to default to Google as the default search engine or you can save Google as a Favourite in IE or a Bookmark in Firefox.

To set Google as the default home page in IE.
Open Internet Explorer then enter when Google page opens then Click on Tools - Internet Options
In the General tab click Use current.
Now when you open IE then Google automatically opens.

To set Google as the default home page in Firefox.
Open Firefox then enter when Google page opens then Click on Tools - Options
In the General tab click Use current pages.
Now when you open Firefox then Google automatically opens.

If you are using any other browsers then setting up Google as the default page is configures in a similar method.

Aug 21, 2011 | PC Desktops

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I had an icon on my yahoo toolbar to go back to yahoo hompage from wherever i was . it had mysyeriously dissapeared. how do i get it back?

Hello kotdtr,

The 'My Yahoo!' icon can be added to the Yahoo toolbar as follows:

* Click the yahoo toolbar settings (it's the little gear-shaped icon to the far right of the toolbar).
* Click 'Edit your apps' in the dropdown menu.
* Click 'Add Apps'.
* Click 'Yahoo Services' (in the 'Browse Categories' list)
* Find the 'My Yahoo!' service and click +Add to the left of the My Yahoo! service

The My Yahoo! icon will be added to the Yahoo toolbar.

Have a great day,

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LGUSB Drive User Manual hompage
goto the above website

click on owners manuals on the left under product support

then a bunch of drop down menus will appear and then select which you have and you will be directed to the user manual which you require

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Reseting my web browers

what is your current web browser, if its explorer then you might need to upgrade to higher version, if you want to use mozilla then download it and have it installed . then if you want to set the web page to your desired site just go to your explorer, then tools then options then look for the hompage otion where you can type the desired web page that you want.

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