By changing the search engine in your BlackBerry Bold's default browser to Google, you ensure the BlackBerry always uses Google when you conduct a search. Changing the search engine to Google also changes the default search engine used by the phone when you conduct a search using the Search icon. To navigate directly to Google when you launch the browser, you must change the browser's home page.

Step 1

Press the "End/Power" key to return to the Home screen and then tap the "Browser" icon to launch the Web Browser app.

Step 2

Press the "Menu" key and tap "Options" to open the Options screen.

Step 3

Tap "Manage Search Engines" in the General section to view all possible search engines.

Step 4

Tap "Google" to change the default search engine to Google. The changes take effect immediately.