The Ecosia extension (v3.0) has stopped working for some Chrome users. But don’t worry, there’s an easy fix!
Affected users don’t see Ecosia search results when they enter a search query through the address bar.
Here's how you can fix this issue with two clicks:
Alternatively, here’s a step-by-step guide:
- Open Chrome.
- In the upper right corner, click on the orange icon with the exclamation mark.
- Click on “Ecosia - The search engine that plants trees”
- A pop-up appears asking you accept a new permission. Click “accept permissions”. This won’t compromise your privacy or security.
- That’s it, Ecosia is now your default search engine!