Linkey – FAQ

What is Linkey?

Linkey is a simple but powerful browser extension that enables a quick and easy access to top sites with a visualized and friendly interface.

 

Why should I use Linkey?

Linkey offers a fast, more efficient, one-click access to most popular sites as well as some awesome features, such as:

  • - Top sites for specific country
  • - Popular sites in various categories suitable for each interest
  • - Quick and easy access to your last visited sites.
  • - 100% Free, 100% Safe. No registration needed – just download and enjoy!

 

Which browsers support Linkey?

Linkey is compatible with all the latest versions of Internet Explorer, Chrome and Firefox.

 

I have installed Linkey but I can't see Linkey's extension icon?

When you start your browser after Linkey installation has finished, it's possible that your browser will ask you to enable the Linkey extension. Click your browser settings icon and click on 'New extension added (Linkey)' and in the popup window click the button 'Enable extension'.

 

How can I remove Linkey from my browser if I no longer want to use it?

Linkey extension can be simply removed at any time. Just follow instructions below for your relevant browser:

 

Chrome -

  1. Go to Linkey icon (next to the settings icon) and right click on it
  2. On the Linkey extension menu choose the option "Remove from Chrome"

 

Firefox –

  1. Click the Firefox tab or Menu tools and choose Add-ons (or just click Ctrl+Shift+A)
  2. In the Add-ons Manager find "Linkey for Firefox" and click Disable.

 

Internet Explorer –

  1. 1. Choose Manage add-ons from the Tools menu
  2. 2. Find Linkey and highlight it by clicking. Once highlighted right click on it and choose disable.

 

I would like to keep Linkey, but change my browser's homepage

If you would like to change your browsers' homepage, below are the links to help you do so.

Microsoft Internet Explorer 9

Please follow the instructions set out here:
http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows7/Change-your-Internet-Explorer-9-home-page

Microsoft Internet Explorer web 7 & 8

Please follow the instructions set out here:
http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows-vista/Change-your-Internet-Explorer-home-page

Google Chrome

Please follow the instructions set out here:
http://www.google.com/support/chrome/bin/answer.py?answer=95314

Mozilla FireFox

Please follow the instructions set out here:
http://support.mozilla.com/en-US/kb/How%20to%20set%20the%20home%20page

 

I would like to keep Linkey, but change my default search engine / Location bar search

If you prefer to change your default search engine for one of the following browsers, below are the links to help you do so.

Microsoft Internet Explorer

Please follow the instructions set out here:
http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows7/Change-or-choose-a-search-provider-in-Internet-Explorer

Google Chrome

Please follow the instructions set out here:
http://www.google.com/support/websearch/bin/answer.py?answer=464

Mozilla FireFox

Please follow the instructions set out here:
http://support.mozilla.com/en-US/kb/Search%20bar?s=change+search+engine&r=1&as=s#w_switching-search-engines
For adjustments to your Location bar search:
http://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/Location%20bar%20search?s=address+bar&r=1&as=s