Search for Windows

Search with just one click

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  • Add the search function to the browser’s taskbar.

  • Private mode.

Install in 3 steps

Step 1: Save the file

Step 1: Save the file

Click to confirm that you’d like to save the file when the dialogue window "GMX_Search_Windows" pops up.

Step 2: Find the file and begin installation

Step 2: Find the file and begin installation

To find the installation file, select the browser’s download symbol.

Step 3: Installation

Step 3: Installation

Allow the installation to begin and follow the instructions.

Frequently Asked Questions: GMX Search for Windows

Why should I use GMX Search for Windows?

Here are five compelling reasons why you should consider using GMX Search for Windows:

  1. Save time searching the web directly through your Windows taskbar
  2. Fewer advertisements are displayed
  3. Your usual browser settings will remain unaltered
  4. All internet searches are encrypted
  5. You can uninstall GMX Search for Windows at any time

What is GMX Search for Windows?

GMX Search for Windows is a downloadable search box, located in your taskbar, for searching the web directly. This way, there’s no longer any need to open a new browser tab or window just to start a new search. Simply type your query into the search box and you’re off in just one click!

What are the advantages of using GMX Search for Windows?

  • Your internet searches will be faster since you are eliminating the unnecessary step of opening a new browser or tab.
  • Helpful search suggestions will make finding information even quicker.
  • A website can be found directly by typing the URL into the search box (e.g.
  • There is an option to search the web in private mode, which is important for those who place great importance on privacy. 

Will GMX Search for Windows make changes to my browser settings?

No, GMX Search for Windows does not change any of your browser settings. Your standard browser settings, custom browser homepage, and so on, will remain as they are.

Which system software and browsers support GMX Search for Windows?

GMX Search for Windows is compatible with Windows 7, 8.1 and 10. It also works on all popular browsers, such as Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge, and Opera. Even older computers can support GMX Search for Windows.

What does "Private Mode" mean?

In searching in private mode means any searches you do will not be saved in your browser history. This is important if you share computer with family or friends, and don’t want them to see your search history. This is especially useful for keeping research for Christmas presents away from prying eyes!

How can I uninstall GMX Search for Windows?

You can uninstall GMX Search for Windows in the same way as any other software on your computer:

  • In the task bar‘s search box, type in Control Panel and select it option from the dropdown results.
  • Select Programs > Programs and Features.
  • Rightclick on "GMX Search" and select Uninstall or Uninstall/Change.
  • Follow the instructions