How to get default search engine of metro IE on Win8 RRS feed

  • Question

  • In Windows8, there are two IE the desktop and the metro version.

    I can get dektop IE's Settings from registry.

    I want to known whether the desktop IE and metro IE use the same settings and

    how can I get the metro IE's default search engine and the other settings like homepage/second page?

    • Moved by Ronnie VernonMVP Friday, March 30, 2012 6:29 AM Moved (From:Windows 8 General)
    Friday, March 30, 2012 3:59 AM


  • they are the same (read from the registry)... however if you make changes in the desktop IE while the metro IE is open they will not be reflected in metro IE until it is restarted.


    • Proposed as answer by 网游 - wang'you Saturday, March 31, 2012 10:51 PM
    • Marked as answer by Niki Han Wednesday, April 4, 2012 5:57 AM
    Saturday, March 31, 2012 10:51 PM