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How do I set Internet explorer version 7 or 8 to default to my home page when launching new tabs?



If you prefer that your home page appear when you open a new tab, follow these steps:


  1. Open Internet Explorer by clicking the Start button , and then clicking Internet Explorer.
  2. Click the Tools button, and then click Internet Options.
  3. Click the General tab, and then, under Tabs, click Settings.
  4. In the Tabbed Browsing Settings dialog box, do one of the following:
  • In Internet Explorer 8, click the list under When a new tab is opened, open, click Your first home page, click OK, and then click OK again.
  • In Internet Explorer 7, select the Open home page for new tabs instead of a blank page check box, click OK, and then click OK again.


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