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From the main menu, select Safari, then Preferences. Select the tab labeled General, type www.slate.com in the Home Page box, then click OK.
Select Firefox from the main menu, then click Preferences. Under the General tab, enter www.slate.com as your home page, then click OK.
From the main menu, go to Members, then Preferences. Select the WWW icon from the category list, then enter www.slate.com as your home page.
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