How to add Wikipedia as a Chrome search engine

For a simple way to add Wikpedia into Chrome as a search engine follow the below steps:

  • in Chrome go to Tools menu,
  • then Options,
  • in the Default Search section click Manage
  • click Add and enter the below details in the available fields
Name: Wikipedia
Keyword: wiki
URL: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/%s

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No in chrome just type wiki followed by where you want, ie wiki php in the chrome address box (refer image below) and chrome will now search wikipedia for that term

Justin Kelly

Justin Kelly

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Based in Melbourne, Australia

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