With Google NCR (No Country Redirection), You can open Google.com rather than country version. Most people prefer the US version of the Google because Google provides new features in its .com version. Also, sometimes Google.com gives better results than the country versions. Many people also search on the internet to open Google USA. So, here is the complete guide on how to open Google USA from any country.
By default, when you type Google.com in browser URL, then, it detects your location and redirects to its country version. For example, if you are from France, you will be redirected to google.fr and if you are from India, you will be redirected to google.co.in. But, you can access Google.com from any country. Google provides the option to do this.
UPDATE: Now the Google search results becomes country-specific by default.
What is Google NCR?
NCR means No Country redirect and it is a search parameter that tells to the google search engine to show results from Google.com rather than its country version.
How To Open Google.com Instead Of Country Version (Google NCR)
Google provides the link (Google NCR) to open its .com version. Below is the link to do this.
With this link, you can open its USA version from any browser. This is the easiest way to do this. You just need to put /ncr after the domain name.
With this method, you need to type URL each time. But, you can also force your Chrome browser to use Google.com.
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How To Force Google Chrome Browser To Use Google.com (Google USA)
Most of the people are using Chrome browser and you can search any query by type the query in its URL section. The Chrome browser also shows the search bar in default home page. But, it also redirects to the country version of the Google. If you are using Mozilla Firefox browser, you can set Google.com as a default homepage by typing http://google.com/ncr in its options settings. But, to do this in a Chrome browser, below are the steps.
1. Open Google Chrome and go to Settings. After that scroll down and click on the “Manage search engines” under search engine option.
2. Click on the ADD option to add the new search engine. After that, type Google NCR in Search engine option and type Google.com in keyword section (You can also write any other name in these options). Copy and paste the below link in “URL with %s in place of query” option and click on the Add button.
3. After that, find your search engine from Other search engines. Click on the three vertical dots and click on the “Make default” option.
That’s all. Now you can search any query using Google.com. This will not redirect to the country-specific search engine.
So, Guys, these are the steps to open Google.com with its NCR link rather than its country version. If you are facing any problem to do this, Write in the comment section. www.google.com/ncr link is easy to use but you can also force your Chrome browser to use always USA version from any country. Though this link is helpful to set a home page in other browsers.