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How to make us your homepage

We offer the most comprehensive and frequently updated local media outlet in the Finger Lakes! If you want to know what is going on in your world, whether it is news, sports, events, weather and more, there is no better way than to make FingerLakes1.com your homepage when you open your web browser or add 1 tap access to our mobile site on your smartphone.

  • On your mobile browser you can browse to https://www.fingerlakes1.com and then set a bookmark & add to your home screen. Our free iPhone and Android app are available for download from the Google Play & Apple stores. The instructions below are for desktop users.

Please follow the instructions below for the browser and version you are currently using:

Chrome
1. From the menu accessible by clicking on three vertical dots, select “Settings” from the drop-down
2. Scroll down to the section entitled “On startup”
3. Expand the section called “Manage on startup pages”
4. Choose ‘Open a specific page or set of pages’ and click ‘Add Pages’
3. Enter https://www.fingerlakes1.com in the form field
4. Click ADD

Internet Explorer (windows)
1. From the menu bar in your browser, go to Tools > Internet Options.
2. Choose General from the tabs across the top of the popup window.
3. Enter https://www.fingerlakes1.com in the Home Page Address field.
4. Click OK.

Firefox/Mozilla (windows)
1. From the menu bar in your browser go to Tools > Options.
2. Choose General from the list on the left.
3. Enter https://www.fingerlakes1.com in the Home Page Location(s) field.
4. Click OK.

Safari (Mac)
1. From the menu bar in your browser go to Preferences.
2. Choose General from the icons across the top of the popup window.
3. Enter https://www.fingerlakes1.com in the Home Page field.
4. Click OK.

Firefox/Mozilla (Mac)
1. From the menu bar in your browser go to Preferences.
2. Choose General from the list on the left.
3. Enter https://www.fingerlakes1.com in the Home Page Location(s) field.
4. Close the window to save changes.

Internet Explorer (Mac)
1. From the menu bar in your browser go to Preferences
2. Choose Browser Display under the Web Browser listing on the left.
3. Enter https://www.fingerlakes1.com in the Home Page Address field.
4. Click OK.

If you need further help with this, feel free to send us an email at contact@fingerlakes1.com

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