FAQ about Yandex Browser settings

Make Yandex Browser for Mobile even more convenient to use: enable a shortcut to the browser to switch back from other apps and add icons for your favorite sites to your smartphone's home screen.

  1. Where are the settings?
  2. Back to browser icon
  3. Website icon on the home screen

Where are the settings?

  1. Tap  in the browser (if you don't see the icon, press the menu button on your smartphone).
  2. Tap Settings.

Back to browser icon

If you enable the Back to browser icon in the settings, you'll just need to tap the  icon to return to the browser from other apps. To do this:

  1. Tap  in the browser (if you don't see the icon, press the menu button on your smartphone).
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Go to Advanced.
  4. Enable \"Back to browser\" icon on top of other apps.

Website icon on the home screen

Add an icon for your favorite website to your smartphone's home screen to access it with a single tap. The site opens in a new Yandex Browser tab, regardless of what browser is set as default.

  1. Tap  in the browser (if you don't see the icon, press the menu button on your smartphone).
  2. Tap Add shortcut.
  3. Tap Add in the window that opens.

If you can't find the information you need in Help or you are having issues with Yandex Browser for Mobile, please describe your actions step by step. Take a screenshot if possible. This will help our support specialists quickly find a solution for the issue you're experiencing.

Note. To resolve issues with Yandex services, please contact support of these services:
Yandex Browser for desktop
If you have problems using the desktop version of Yandex Browser, you can contact us directly from the browser: go to  → Advanced → Report problem or fill out the form.
Yandex Home page
If your question is about the Yandex Home page (for example, you want to change the theme, customize blocks or icons for services, or find YooMoney), contact us using this form. Select the option Question about Yandex Home page.
Yandex Mail
If your have questions about Yandex Mail (for example, how to disable ads, import messages from other mailboxes, restore deleted emails, or find messages in the Spam folder), use this form.
Yandex Search and search results
If you have questions about Yandex Search and search results (for example, about site ranking or invalid search results), contact us using this form.