The “content://com.android.browser.home/” is a code that is used in browsers to set default Homepage. Whenever we purchase a new Android, we usually get a browser joined with the phone and also, the default homepage. But if you don’t like the default homepage set on the browser, then you can modify it. Here we will discuss the code “content://com.android.browser.home/” and tutorial to set default Homepage in Browsers.
The stock browser contains a homepage that is not for our use. And also, the homepage is bloated with tons of useless links. We all know how irritating these unwanted links are. So we want to modify the homepage to get rid of the unnecessary links. We can set the default homepage of our choice like Google, Bing easily in any browser on Android and Tablets.
How to Set Default Homepage in Browser [content://com.android.browser.home/]
Basically, on any Android, we get to select the default App for any category, like we can set default browser, default image viewer, default video player, default camera, etc. So first, we want to make sure that we are using the default browser of our choice. Alternatively, we will get to select the browser every time we tap on any link. For example, if you want Google Chrome browser, then you must set Google Chrome as your default browser on your Android or any other device to save time. If you don’t know how to set the default browser, then don’t fret we are going to discuss how to set the default browser and how to set default homepage on any browser. But you first understand what is content://com.android.browser.home/.
What Is content://com.android.browser.home/
It is a link that defines the default homepage in browsers on Android or Tablets. Various browsers can have various default homepage stored in this link content://com.android.browser.home/. Hopefully, all the browsers allow users to modify their default homepage. Each browser can have various ways to set the default homepage. But the homepage will always be integrated with content://com.android.browser.home/. Below you will find the article to set default homepage in browsers, that works for most of the browsers like Chrome, Opera, Mozilla, and other stock browsers.
How to Set Default Browser on Android Phone
It is the universal process to set your most favorite browser like Google Chrome, Opera, Mozilla as the default browser. However, the method works for every Smartphone and Tablet.
First, open Settings on your Smartphone device.
Head over to Installed Apps/Manage Apps section.
Tap on three dots on the top right corner and choose Default Apps.
Tap on the Browser options.
Now choose the browser that you like to set as default browser like Chrome, Mozilla, etc.
That’s all now you have successfully set the default browser of your choice.
You will now be able to open all the links from your most favorite browser directly. After choosing the default browser now, you like to select the default homepage. However, the homepage is a page that is open by default on the browser. So here you have the choice to choose the homepage of your choice.
Steps to Set Homepage on Browser [content://com.android.browser.home/]
Following the below article will help you to set a homepage on browsers like Opera, Chrome, Mozilla. However, you can also make Google as homepage with this article. Follow the steps then set the homepage of your choice.
Set Default Homepage on Google Chrome:
Firstly, Open Google Chrome browser on your Smartphone phone or Tablet.
Tap on three dots on the top right corner.
Open Settings from the option.
Under Basics, you will view the Home page choice. But if there is a Home page choice, then move to step 7.
Also, in Google Chrome Browser find Chrome://flags/ and it will open an experiment page.
Also, find “Force Enable Home Page Button” and allow it. Also, relaunch the Chrome browser two times. Now again move to settings, and you will view the Home page option.
In the Home page option, tap on “Open this page”. Enter the URL that you like to set as a default home page and store it.
Also, relaunch the Google Chrome browser, and you will view your custom default homepage.
Set Default Homepage on Mozilla Firefox:
Initially, open the Mozilla browser on your Smartphone device.
Tap on three dots on the top right corner and then open Settings.
Choose the General option in Settings.
Now head over to Home > Set a Homepage.
Also, choose Custom and input the URL that you like to set as a default Homepage on Mozilla.
Tap on OK & close the browser.
Also, open the Mozilla browser again, and you will view your homepage.
So this is a quite easy method to set default homepage on the Mozilla browser (content://com.android.browser.home/).
Set Default Homepage on Opera:
Firstly, open Opera/Opera Mini browser on your Smartphone/Tablet.
Tap on the Opera icon from the bottom right corner.
Also, open Settings and disable News from the Homepage section
Also turn off Opera notifications, recent searches, trending searches from settings.
Move back to Opera Homepage and remove all the Speed dial sites.
Now tap on the Plus “+” icon and input the name and URL of the page that you like to set default Homepage and tap on Save icon.
And now, you can tap on newly created Speed dial to open the homepage.
So this is the good way available to set the default homepage on the Opera browser as it does not provide choices to set Homepage. The same method you can follow for UC Browser.
So, here is the complete guide on content://com.android.browser.home/ to set default homepage on Smartphone browsers. The method described in this guide is tested and working. Remember to leave a comment if you are unable to set a homepage on your browser we will reply with the solution.
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