Browser

Installation

Before installation, make sure your computer meets the system requirements:

OS version

Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista

Windows XP Service Pack 3 (or later) — only 32-bit version

Processor

Intel Pentium 4 (or later)

RAM

512 MB minimum

Free disk space

400 MB minimum

To install the browser:

  1. Go to http://browser.yandex.com/future/.
  2. Click DownloadNew interface. The installation file will be downloaded to your computer.
  3. Open the downloaded file:

    Double-click the installation file icon in the Downloads window that appears.

    Click Run on the notification panel in the lower part of the browser window.

    Click Run on the notification panel in the lower part of the browser window.

    Click the button to the right of the address bar, then double-click the installation file icon.

    Click the installation file icon in the downloads panel in the lower-left corner of the browser window.

    Click the button to the right of the address bar, then click the installation file icon.

  4. Click Run in the security system warning window.
  5. In the Fast browser with Yandex search window you can disable default options (bottom left), if necessary:
    • Make default browser.
    • Help make Yandex services better.
  6. Click Install Yandex.

When running Yandex.Browser for the first time, a message will appear about importing settings from your previous default browser. If you don't want to import the settings, click Cancel. All imported settings will be canceled. For more information, see the section Importing settings.

Attention! If you don't want to import settings, do it immediately after installing Yandex.Browser.

Note. To protect your browser from new threats, it must be regularly updated. Therefore, we recommend that you do not disable the automatic browser update option.

Uninstalling Yandex.Browser

Before reinstalling or deleting the browser we recommend that you sync your data. Then, your browser's main settings (bookmarks, passwords, apps, modules and autofill data) will be saved on the Yandex server and you will be able to use them again if you reinstall Yandex.Browser.

To uninstall Yandex.Browser:

  1. Close all browser windows.
  2. Go to StartControl panelPrograms and Features.
  3. In the Uninstall or change a program window, select the Yandex program.
  4. Click the Uninstall button at the top of the list.
  5. Select an action in the dialog box that appears.
    • Reinstall the browser. Note that all browser settings and data will be deleted.
    • Uninstall the browser. If you want to delete all browser settings and data, select the Also delete browser data option.

Note. In both cases data will be deleted from the local computer. However if you have synced the data, it will be saved on Yandex server. After you reinstall and sync it with the server, all browser data and settings will be restored.

Before installation, make sure your computer meets the system requirements:

OS version

Mac OS 10.7 (or later)

Processor

Intel

RAM

512 MB minimum

Free disk space

400 MB minimum

To install the browser:

  1. Go to http://browser.yandex.com/future/.
  2. Click DownloadNew interface. The installation file will be downloaded to your computer.
  3. Open the downloaded file:

    Double-click the installation file icon in the Downloads window that appears.

    Click the button and open Downloads.

    Click the button to the right of the address bar, then double-click the installation file icon.

    Click the installation file icon in the downloads panel in the lower-left corner of the browser window.

  4. In the Yandex window shaped like a disk, move the browser icon to the Applications folder.

When running Yandex.Browser for the first time, a message will appear about importing settings from your previous default browser. If you don't want to import the settings, click Cancel. All imported settings will be canceled. For more information, see the section Importing settings.

Attention! If you don't want to import settings, do it immediately after installing Yandex.Browser.

Note. To protect your browser from new threats, it must be regularly updated. Therefore, we recommend that you do not disable the automatic browser update option.

Uninstalling Yandex.Browser

Before reinstalling or deleting the browser we recommend that you sync your data. Then, your browser's main settings (bookmarks, passwords, apps, modules and autofill data) will be saved on the Yandex server and you will be able to use them again if you reinstall Yandex.Browser.

To uninstall Yandex.Browser:

  1. Close all browser windows.
  2. In the menu, select TransferPrograms or use the keyboard shortcut Shift + + A.
  3. Drag the Yandex icon to the Recycle Bin.
  4. Switch over to the Trash Can and click Clear.
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