The Mac browser is one of the main tools from which we use these computers. The default browser for macOS Monterey is Safari, but if you want, you can change the default browser on Mac to Chrome, Firefox, or any other. It is one of the simplest processes that one can perform at any time.

How to change the default browser on Mac and put Chrome

Changing the default browser on a Mac is extremely simple. First, you need to download Chrome on your Mac, open the executable and follow the installation instructions. During the process, you may be asked if you want to make this your default browser. But if not, you can do the following:

Tap the Apple  icon and go to System Preferences. In the General section, you will see a dedicated section that says Default Web Browser. This shows which of all installed browsers is the default browser on your Mac. Click the drop-down menu and choose Chrome.

And There you go. From now on, Chrome will be your default browser. Whenever you tap on a link of other apps, they open in Chrome.

How to change the default browser on Mac and put Firefox

To change the default browser to Firefox, we can follow exactly the same steps as in Chrome. First, you need to download Firefox on your Mac, open the executable and follow the installation instructions. During the process, you may be asked if you want to make this your default browser. But if not, you can do the following:

Tap the Apple  icon and go to System Preferences. In the General section, you will see a dedicated section that says Default Web Browser. This shows which of all installed browsers is the default browser on your Mac. Click the drop-down menu and choose Firefox.

That’s all. From now on, Firefox will be your default browser. Whenever you click on a link of other apps, they will open in Firefox.

How to Change the Default Browser on Mac to Vivaldi, Brave or Opera

If you are looking for another browser, download and install it on your Mac. Below we list download sites for other popular browsers for Mac. These are the following:

If you want to set any of them as the default browser on your Mac, just follow the same steps we saw earlier:

Tap the Apple  icon and go to System Preferences. In the General section, you will see a dedicated section that says Default Web Browser. This shows which of all installed browsers is the default browser on your Mac. Click on the drop-down menu and choose your preferred browser.

With these steps you will have already chosen your default browser for the Mac, it’s time to install it on your iPhone or iPad if you have it for the perfect experience.