Frequently asked Questions

Choose from the list below to know the answers to the most frequently asked questions.
  • Q.1. Why "Log in" Qwant?

    By logging in, new options become available. For example, you can:
    - Add and share your bookmarks for any visible result on Qwant
    - Create, manage and share your bookmarks lists
    - React and respond to social posts directly on Qwant
    - Add friends on Facebook or follow users on Twitter, etc.

    Do not hesitate, create your account now.

  • Q.2. How do I access my Qwant account?

    To access your Qwant account, simply click on the Log in link at the top right of the website.
    Then an e-mail address and a password will be asked to log in.

    Once connected, you can always access your account by clicking on the My account link located in the drop-down list when you click on your profile name in the top right of the website.
    In your account, you have access to all features such as profile setting, preferences, lists, bookmarks, notifications, etc.

  • Q.3. I have lost my password, what should I do?

    You must go through the password recovery procedure on the password recovery page.
    You will be asked to enter your registration e-mail address. Then, you will receive an e-mail with the link to set your new password.

  • Q.4. How do I change my password?

    You can simply modify your password from your account at the following page: Change your password.
    To change your password, you must enter your current password, then your new password and confirm it before committing the changes.
    It is recommended to choose a password that contains uppercase, lowercase and numbers.

  • Q.5. I cannot log on Qwant, what should I do?

    To log on, your e-mail address and password are required.
    If you have forgotten your password, simply follow the recovery procedure on the following page: I have lost my password.
    You will be asked to enter your registration e-mail address. Then you will receive within a few minutes, an e-mail containing the link to access your account and set your new password.
    Finally, you will receive an e-mail confirmation containing your new password.

  • Q.6. How do I delete my account?

    To delete your account, log on Qwant and go to the "account deletion" page or go directly on your "my account" page.

  • Q.7. Do you have a webmail? Can we create a e-mail address?

    Our webmail is not yet available to users. However, a BETA version is already under development and will be released soon.

  • Q.8. How do I add Qwant as my default search engine?

    Thank you very much for your efforts and your support. You will find on our blog, a detailed explanation on how to set Qwant as the default search engine.

  • Q.9. How do I add my website, my news, my social pages and products on

    Qwant automatically adds new websites to its index according to their relevance. But this index is also built according to the findings of Qwant on the web.
    An addition form will be online soon, so that our robots can visit your website faster. However, depending on your website content, we reserve the right not to add it to our index. In addition, we cannot guarantee its position among the results.

  • Q.10. Is Qwant on the social networks?

    Yes, join us on Facebook, Twitter and Google+.
    Thank you in advance!

  • Q.11. How do I contact Qwant?

    Before contacting us, please make sure that your question is not already on the FAQ.
    If it is not the case, you can simply contact us by going to our contact page.

  • Q.12. What content types are allowed in the boards?

    We recall that only the general public contents are authorized. The content type of illegal, offensive, racist, threatening and inciting hatred, pornographic, contains nudity or violence is not allowed. It is also forbidden to use Boards in a purpose of illicit, illegal, hostile or discriminatory activity. Qwant reserves the right to remove any content published publicly, which does not correspond these criteria.

If a subject on which you would like more information is not in this list, please contact us.