By turning on safe search functionality, you can filter out unwanted, inappropriate adult and sexual content from your search results easily. is a by default safe search engine that shows only safe search results by blocking any inappropriate adult content. It can easily be turned on all your browsers such as Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer, Safari, Opera etc. Let’s explore the steps how to turn on safe search.

Step 1: Go to

Step 2: Click on the button ‘Make Default Search Engine’.

turn on safe search

Step 3: It will redirect you to browser extension pages on Chrome webstore or Mozilla Firefox add-on store. For the rest of the browsers such as Internet Explorer, Safari, Opera etc., it will take you to respective instruction pages.

Step 4: Click on ‘Add to Chrome’ or ‘Add to Firefox’ buttons.

Add to Chrome

Step 5: Click on ‘Add Extension’.

Add Safesearch Extension

Great, now safe search functionality is turned on at your Chrome or Mozilla Firefox browsers. You can search anything, you will get all the results except unwanted and inappropriate adult search results because they are filtered out and blocked.

When you search, the following screen might appear. Just click always on ‘Keep Changes’ in that situation.

Safe Search - Keep Changes

Let’s also have a quick look at how turning on safe search functionality will work and help you in blocking unsafe search content.

STEP 1: Go to your browser URL tab and make any search from there. You can also search from the ‘search box’ on the screen.

Safe Search in Chrome

STEP 2: will return you all the desired results. For example, I searched ‘best schools in London’, and the search engine returned the following results.


STEP 3: However, if the user makes any inappropriate or sexual search query, the search engine will not return any search results.

Safe Search Query

STEP 4: will not show any search results for sexual and inappropriate search queries. In spite of that  it will show the message that ‘sorry we don’t show the search results for unsafe search queries’.

No Search Results

Isn’t it great! Our default safe search engine took away all your worries.

You can turn on (safe search engine) on any of your browsers such as Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer, Opera or Safari. Just add our browser extensions. Hope it helps.

Happy safe searching!!!

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