An address bar search is a quick search instated in Internet Explorer address bar. As a default feature, users’ call search engines to look for information on any subject. With address bar search, users can directly pass the argument to search, in the address bar of the browser, and evade the step of calling search engines.
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Add new Search Engines to IE.reg
The ".reg" file can enable you to search a query from a specific search engine, entered directly in IE address bar.
Remove new Search Engines to IE (Default).reg
The ".reg" file can disable you to search a query from a specific search engine, entered directly in IE address bar.
Registry Entry Details:
Apply registry settings according below given steps of screenshots with related changes.
First, click the 'Start' button, and select 'Run'. In the resulting dialog box, type "regedit".
Second, go to the [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\SearchUrl\] key, right-click and click on "New > Key" to create a new key with the keyword name you'd like to type in the address bar to access the engine, say “g” for Google.
Finally, right-click and modify the “Default” value of newly created subkey with the engine’s address format URL (“http://www.google.com/search?q=%s” in our case)
Other Related Tweaks
Restrict viewing source in Internet Explorer (For Windows 98/Me).
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Internet Explorer gives the option to view the source of a webpage. With this setting, you can turn off the function to view the source.
Customize the title of Internet Explorer window. (For Windows 98/Me).
With this setting, you can customize the window title of Internet Explorer.
Turn off the “Synchronize” menu item in Internet Explorer.
This setting turns off the functionality of the menu item “Synchronize”, on the “Tools” menu of Internet Explorer.
Disable the expanding of the menu item “New” in Internet Explorer (For Current User).
This setting can reduce the default list of sub-menu item “New” in Internet Explorer to a single-sized option list “New Window”, which can open a new Internet Explorer window.
Disable the expanding of the menu item “New” in Internet Explorer (For All Users).