How to Change Default Search Engine of Safari on iPad

If you are not happy with the default search engine of Safari on iPad then you can change it to you favorite one from a given list easily, follow the given instructions below to change default search engine on iPad.


Tap “Settings” icon on iPad Home screen.

iPad settings icon


Tap “Safari” option and select available search option as shown below.

iPad Safari Settings Safari default search engine

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9 comments… add one
Khuoi July 26, 2010, 1:33 am

Perfect tips for people start working with iPad

Klas October 2, 2010, 2:39 pm

Nice iPad tips

Dusty98 May 1, 2011, 6:50 am

Help, when I try to download or open I get a message, need flah player, and java script. But safari won’t support a lot of things. I have iPad

Marvin March 10, 2012, 3:41 am

Thanks for the help

Kaannos toimisto November 15, 2012, 12:55 am

Thank you! This advice translates well! Not sure why Google gives different results on iPad and Mac for the same search.

Mike July 19, 2014, 4:26 am

How can I set start page as search engine?

TrickyWays August 5, 2014, 8:36 pm

Which browser you are using, is it Safari?

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