How To Make Google Chrome Default Browser In Windows 11

Are you new to Windows 11 and wondering how to make Google Chrome your default browser? You’re in the right place. In this guide, we’ll take you through the step-by-step process to do just that. Making Chrome your default browser means that any web link you click on will automatically open in Google Chrome. Let’s get started!

Steps to Set Google Chrome as the Default Browser in Windows 11

Step 1: Open Settings

The first step is to open the Settings app. To do this, you can click on the Start menu and select Settings. Alternatively, you can use the shortcut Win + I.

Step 2: Go to Apps Section

Once you have the Settings window open, look for the Apps section in the left-hand side panel. Click on it.

Step 3: Access Default Apps

In the Apps section, navigate to the Default Apps sub-category. Click on it.

Step 4: Search for Google Chrome

In the Default Apps, you will find a search bar at the top. Type Google Chrome into the search bar and click on the browser when it appears in the search results.

Step 5: Set Google Chrome as Default

The final step is to set Google Chrome as your default browser. Click on the Set Default button to do this.


And that’s it! You’ve successfully set Google Chrome as your default browser in Windows 11. Now, whenever you click on a web link, it will automatically open in Google Chrome. This can save you time and make your browsing experience smoother. If you have any other Windows 11 related queries, feel free to drop a comment below.