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How to Make Cortana search with Google, Yahoo, DuckDuckGo in Windows 10

Cortana, Microsoft’s constructed-in private assistant in Home windows 10, is powered by Bing. As such, at any time when a consumer enters a question Cortana doesn’t instantly know the reply to, it opens up your default browser and show a listing of outcomes sourced from Microsoft’s personal search engine Bing.

We’ve seen how one can set Google search as Default Search in Home windows 10 taskbar search utilizing Bing2Google extension for Chrome. At this time, we are going to see the way to make Cortana Search with Google, Yahoo or DuckDuckGo utilizing Chrometana extension for Chrome browser.

Chrometana, is a straightforward Google Chrome extension that enables all Bing search requests from a person to be redirected to a search engine of his selection.

At present, the extension helps:

All you have to do is add the extension to Chrome. Thereafter, Chrometana will allow you to choose your most popular search engine from any of the above and can redirect for all Bing searches, even Cortana ones! Right here, it’s important, you set Chrome as your default browser for this to work correctly.

When you’ve achieved that, you’re able to go. Sort a question into the Cortana search field on the desktop and watch your reply from Google or your favourite search engine pop up in Chrome.

To ensure that Chrometana to work when Chrome is closed or shut down, it’s essential to have background apps enabled. You probably have disabled background apps, you may re-allow by doing the next:

Entry Chrome Settings
Click on “Present Superior Settings”
Scroll all the way down to System
Verify “Proceed operating background apps when Google Chrome is closed”.