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cant make xfinity my home page -says drag link to home page and click yes

 

doesnt drag ??

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On the homepage look on the upper right side of the page for Make Xfinity your homepage. Click it and confirm you want it to be the homepage.

 

 




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did it--no good

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What browser are you using?

 

 




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firefox, have been for quite awhile and previously xfinity was my homepage ????

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cannot reset xfinity homepage. I click on reset message. On reset page I click and drag and drop on all that I think are the homepage icon. Nada. What icon? What to do??

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What reset messge? Is it this one?

 

 

What broswer are you using?




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Yes, that is the message. Am using firefox.

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When you click on it do you not get this to confirm?

 

 

To change homepage in Firefox:

 

Open up the Comcast page.

 

 

Confirm that you want to make the document your homepage.




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Yes I do wish to have xfinity restored as my homepage.

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Are you not able to drag the little icon in the address bar to the house icon and drop it in?




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I dragged and dropped it but seemingly nothing happened

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Message 14 of 67
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The main problem at this point is when I open the infinity comcast page, I dont see anything that looks like the example on the chat page. I see the comcast icons, but no home icon to the right.I feel very confused.I was trying to click and carry the image on the chat page until I saw I had to go to the actual comcast page.

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Alternate method:

 

Open the Comcast home page.

 

Click Tools at the top of the page. Choose OPTIONS.

 

In Options/General tab.

 

Make sure When Firefox starts it's set to Show my home page

 

Next click Use Current Page under the Home Page box. The url in the box will change to http://xfinity.comcast.net/  This should set Comcast as your home page.

 

Click OK.

 

If you don't see Tools at the top of the page place your cursor in an empty spot just above the address bar,RIGHT click, and choose Menu Bar.




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make xfinity comcast.net my home page


aikenjudd wrote:

cant make xfinity my home page -says drag link to home page and click yes

 

doesnt drag ??




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lily123 wrote:

make xfinity comcast.net my home page


aikenjudd wrote:

cant make xfinity my home page -says drag link to home page and click yes

 

doesnt drag ??


If you want to know how to make Xfinity your homepage open the page.

 

Look on the upper right hand side of the page for Make  XFINITY Your Homepage

 

Click it, confirm that you want it to be the homepage.

 

 




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Message 18 of 67
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Please make Xfinity my homepage.

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Please read the post directly above yours which will tell you how to make it the homepage.




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I have done everything the directions say to do....it hasn't worked.  I recently upgraded Firefox and this is when I lost the Comcast home page.

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None of your suggestions are working.

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In Firefox click on Tools, then on Options, and in the General tab under Startup type in http://xfinity.comcast.net or just xfinity.comcast.net and then click the OK button.  Alternately you can go to the xfinity.comcast.net homepage, then click on Tools, then Options, and under the General tab click on Use Currect Page, then click on the OK button.




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I have done all of that several times....rebooted, turn off computer, etc.  When I initially open Firefox, the Comcast homepage comes up, but then each new tab is a "Delta" search page similar to Google.  I never seen this Delta page before.

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marshalws45 wrote:

I have done all of that several times....rebooted, turn off computer, etc.  When I initially open Firefox, the Comcast homepage comes up, but then each new tab is a "Delta" search page similar to Google.  I never seen this Delta page before.




You installed the delta search somehow, probabluy came along with another program you installed.

This clickable link contains the directions for getting it off your PC.  It is malware and is reidrecting your browser!

 

http://malwaretips.com/blogs/remove-delta-search/



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Thank you so much.  Your instructions worked!

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You are very welcome.  Anytime you install something new, look carefully at the windows that come up.  Many times you will see something else being installed UNLESS you uncheck the box for it.  One I have noticed is Bing, but there are others.

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I have tried to make comcast my home page

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On the Comcast homepage http://xfinity.comcast.net/

 

In the upper right corner, click on the link.

 



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How to I make xfinity my homepage using safari?

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CCCarole wrote:

On the Comcast homepage http://xfinity.comcast.net/

 

In the upper right corner, click on the link.

 


 




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Thanks for replying but I had already clicked on 
Make Xfinity my homepage several times and nothing happened.

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Safari>Preferences>General>Set to current page

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i am having trouble making comcast as my homepage everytime I go to brows on the toolbar it brows some wear else thats not connected with comcasted and it want let come back to comcast its cazy and wired. Why want my computer make these changes on my computer so sad.

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What are you doing to set your homepage thats not working?

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I kept jumping of of xfinity.com homepage, several times. The problem is now straightened out.

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I use "mac ox"
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Is "I use mac ox" a question?

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My icon for home is gone, I cannot drag and drop it.  Where did the icon go.  I had to get rid of ASK that had taken over everythink, got rid of it finally and now no home icon.  What do I do now?

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i can not get xfinity in as my home page. you have changed the way that it ia done and I cannot get it to work. I do not know half of the things you want me to do, It was a lot easier when all I had to do was klick on make xfinity my home page and that was all, presto it was there

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Unable to make xfinity home page and haave it come up every time I open my home page. A eal pain where I should not have a pain

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comcast as my home page

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Bigbob57: Did you read this thread? It posts many times how to set the homepage.

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Please I want xfinity my home page back !!

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rezchief: How is it that you did not read the thread you posted in?

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I click on make xfinity my homepage andnothing happens

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i cant make xfinity my home page i try but it wont work

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Am not able to reset Comcast as my homepage.  The directions tell me to drop and drag what is written in blue to the home icon.  I have done this and it still does not work.  Are you talking about the little picture of the house at the top of the page more towards the right hand side?

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Use your browser preferences to set the homepage.

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most of the time when I turn on my pc I can`t find the little icon on the top left favorites, history, & tools It`s like i`m on another comcast home page I know I`m a beginner with this windows 8 but what is this happening what am I doing wrong ?   

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sorry I mean the top right on my pc