Use Ecosia in Chrome

Making Ecosia your default search engine on desktop is easy and we explain two different ways to use Ecosia on Chrome.

Recommended: Download the Ecosia extension

Using the Ecosia extension will set your default search and homepage to Ecosia right away:

  1. Go to the Chrome Extension store and select add extension
  2. Confirm that you want to add Ecosia to Chrome
  3. Open a new tab in your Chrome browser and accept changes
  4. Ecosia is now your default search engine

Need further assistance? Check out these instructions by Google Chrome.

Make Ecosia your default search engine

The default search engine setting determines the search engine in the main address bar. To make Ecosia your default search engine in Chrome, follow these steps:

  1. Open Settings within Chrome - If you are using a mac you can also find Chrome‚Äôs settings by clicking on Preferences
  2. Go to search engine and select Ecosia as your default search engine
Screenshot of Chrome settings with Ecosia selected as default
Screenshot of Chrome Settings showing the selection of Ecosia.

Need further assistance? Check out these instructions by Google Chrome.

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