Re: [OT] Google search default lang.
On Sun, 19 Jun 2011 10:55:57 -0500, Hugo Vanwoerkom wrote:
> Using Google search always returns my results in Spanish because Google
> has figured out that my ISP is in a Spanish speaking country. But I want
> the results in US Eglish and always have to do an extra mouse click on
> 'Google.com in English'
Yeah, that's annoying :-(
I had to manually bookmark this page to get the English one:
Which, of course, only works when I start searching by clicking on that
> Apparently Google does not record that I always click on that and
> adjusts the default language.
> Anybody know how to set the default language for search?
For normal search (not the browser's google search bar, because this one
is another type of "beast") there are two approaches you can try:
1. Set the browser's language to "english-us" or "english"
2. Use Google's cookies to save your defaults
Google search facility is starting to be a real pain with all that