Staff can now personalise their web browser to a different home page if they wish, by doing the following:

Windows

Mac OS X

Please note, the process and appearance could vary slightly between earlier and later versions.

 

Additional Support

If you’re having trouble setting your home page, please contact the ITS Service Desk for assistance:

 

Internet Explorer on Windows

1. Open Internet Explorer

2. Click the cog at the right hand end of the main toolbar and select ‘Internet Options’

3. Enter your preferred homepage in the Homepage field and Click OK

4. You may need to restart your browser for this to take effect

 

Mozilla Firefox 28 and Earlier

1. Open Firefox

2. Click the menu button at the top left hand corner of the browser and select ‘Options’

3.Enter your preferred homepage in the Homepage field

4. You may need to restart your browser for this to take effect

 

Mozilla Firefox 29+ on Windows

1. Open Firefox

2. Click the menu button at the right hand end of the main toolbar and select 'Options'

 3. Enter your preferred homepage in the Homepage field

 

 

4. You may need to restart your browser for this to take effect

 

Google Chrome on Windows

1. Open Chrome

2. Click the menu button at the right hand end of the main toolbar and select ‘Settings’

 

3. Select ‘Open a specific page or set of pages’ under ‘On Startup’ and click ‘Set Pages’

4. Enter you preferred homepage and click OK

5. You may need to restart your browser for this to take effect

 

Safari on Mac OS X

1. Open Safari

2. Click 'Safari' in the menu bar and select 'Preferences'

3. Enter your preferred homepage in the Homepage field

 

4. You may need to restart your browser for this to take effect

 

Google Chrome on Mac OS X

1. Open Chrome

2. Click 'Chrome' in menu bar and select 'Preferences'

 

3. Select 'Open a specific page or set of page's under 'On Startup' and click 'Set Pages'

4. Enter your preferred homepage and click OK

5. You may need to restart your browser for this to take effect

 

Mozilla Firefox on Mac OS X 

1. Open Firefox

2. Click ‘Firefox’ in the menu bar and select ‘Preferences’

3. Enter your preferred homepage in the Homepage field

4. You may need to restart your browser for this to take effect