Making Chrome the Default Browser

Land Victoria have identified some restriction with users validate their plans and operating the Visualiser in SPEAR, when using the Microsoft web browser.

Chrome is the recommended browser for validating plans and using the plan visualiser in the SPEAR system.

AutoCAD and BricsCAD open to the web using the Default Web Browser as set in the Windows environment.

Here is how to set Chrome as the default browser in Windows:

Windows 10

Go to your Start menu and type ‘default web’ in the search window.  The option Choose a default web browser will display.  Click on that, then in the Settings click on the default program under Web Browser and set this to Chrome.

Windows 8

Go to your Start menu, then Control Panel, then Programs.  Then, click on Set your Default Programs.  In the list of default programs, click on Chrome and you will see an option to Set this Program as default.

This video shows the process for Windows 8 users: