Web Browser: How to Remove a Search Provider in IE 9

Internet Explorer 9 allows you to customize your search by adding additional search providers and using your choice of search provider while browsing the internet. If, in your enthusiasm you added a whole lot of search providers and now feel the need to remove one or more search provider, this tutorial is for you. In this IE9 tutorial, you will learn how to remove a search provider from the Address bar drop-down list.

How to Remove a Search Provider in IE 9

1. Click the Tools button at the far right corner of the screen to display the Tools menu.

2. Click Manage add-ons.

manage add-ons

3. In the Manage Add-ons dialog box, in the Add-on Types section, click Search Providers.

manage add ons

4. In the search provider list box, select the search provider you want to remove and click Remove.

How to Remove a Search Provider

The search provider is now removed from the Address bar list box.