How to Make MSNBC Your Browser Home Page

Four Methods:Setting MSNBC as Home Page for Google ChromeSetting MSNBC as Home Page for Mozilla FirefoxSetting MSNBC as Home Page for Internet ExplorerSetting MSNBC as Home Page for Safari

MSNBC is an American global broadcasting website made to deliver updates and opinions on the latest news and current affairs happening all over the globe. The partnership between Microsoft and NBC in the mid-90s gave birth to this news website, which has been delivering up-to-date news. If you like to keep updated with the latest reports and stories straight from your computer, setting up MSNBC to be your browser home page will let you see all the current headlines the moment you start surfing the net.

Method 1
Setting MSNBC as Home Page for Google Chrome

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    Go to Google’s Menu. Open Google Chrome and click the browser’s menu button at the top right-hand of the window to display the browser menu.
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    Go to Settings. Select “Settings” from drop-down menu and Google Chrome’s settings will open on a separate tab.
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    Go Appearance. Move down the tab to the “Appearance” section and put a check mark on the box beside the “Show Home Button” option. You’ll notice that a house icon will now appear on the top left corner of the browser window, beside the address bar.
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    Set the home page. Click the “Change” link below the Show Home Button option and a small, “Home Page” prompt will appear.
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    Enter the URL of MSNBC. Click the “Open this page” radio button and enter the MSNBC’s website address (http://www.msnbc.com/) on the allocated text field in the Home Page prompt.
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    Save. Click “OK” to save the changes you’ve made and set MSNBC as your home page for Chrome.
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    Go to the home page. Click the house icon at the top-left corner of the browser window to go to your Chrome home page.

Method 2
Setting MSNBC as Home Page for Mozilla Firefox

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    Open Firefox’s menu. Open Mozilla Firefox and create a new browsing tab. Click the browser’s menu button at the upper-right corner of the window to display the browser menu.
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    Open the Options window. Click on “Options” from the menu list to access Firefox’s Options window on a new tab.
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    Go to General. Click the “General” tab on the Options window and look for the “Home Page” section.
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    Set the home page. Type in the MSNBC’s web address (http://www.msnbc.com/) on the text field provided.
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    Save. Click “OK” to save the changes you’ve made and set MSNBC as your home page for Firefox.
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    Restart Firefox when prompted. Once the browser starts up, it will automatically load the MSNBC website.

Method 3
Setting MSNBC as Home Page for Internet Explorer

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    Open IE’s Tools menu. Open your Internet Explorer and select “Tools” from the menu bar at the upper-left corner of the window to show additional browser options.
    • If you don’t see any menu bar at the top left section of the window, try pressing the “Alt” button on your keyboard to display the menu bar.
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    Open the Internet Options window. Choose “Internet Options” from the drop-down list to open the Internet Options window.
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    Go to General. Select the “General” tab from the Internet Options window and look for the “Home Page” section.
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    Set the home page. Type in the MSNBC’s web address (http://www.msnbc.com/) on the text field provided.
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    Save. Click “OK” to save the changes you’ve made and set MSNBC as your homepage for Internet Explorer.
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    Go to your home page. Click the Home Page button (house icon) on the right-hand side of the browser tab bar to go to your home page, which is now MSNBC.

Method 4
Setting MSNBC as Home Page for Safari

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    Open the Safari’s Option menu. Open your Safari web browser and click on “Safari” at the top left corner of the menu bar to access the browser option list.
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    Go to Preferences. Select “Preferences” from the option list to open its “Preferences” window.
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    Go to General. Click the “General” tab from the Preference window.
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    Set the home page. Enter MSNBC’s web address (http://www.msnbc.com/) on the “Home Page” text field.
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    Restart Safari. Once the browser starts up, it will automatically load the MSNBC website.

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