Install And Use Google Chrome Add-ons In Microsoft Edge

Microsoft Edge browser supports installing add-ons from other sources like the Chrome Web Store. It is useful when you’d want to install and use Google Chrome add-ons in the Edge browser. Here is how to do that: Open Microsoft Edge and click on the Settings and more button. Then select Extensions. Alternatively, you can directly access this by typing in the address bar: edge://extensions Scroll...

Set Custom Background Images For New Tab Pages In Microsoft Edge

The new tab page in Microsoft Edge can be customized to set custom images that will be displayed every time a new tab is opened. Here is how: First, open the new tab page and then click on the gear icon at the top-right. Then, from the Page layout section, choose Custom. In the Background options, click on Your own image. Then upload the custom image to be set by clicking on Upload. The new tab...

How To Use PDF Tools In Microsoft Edge

Microsoft Edge browser now has a PDF toolbar by which you can annotate the text in the PDF documents, draw in them, make the text audible, and so on. This is included with the Windows 10 October 2018 updates along with Learning Tools. Here is how to use these PDF tools in Edge: Open any PDF document in Edge. Hover at the top to see a PDF toolbar that will be available. This toolbar can be pinned/unpinned...

How To Change The Display Language In Microsoft Edge

When using the new Microsoft Edge browser, you can set the interface to be displayed in different languages by adding them. Here is how: Choose Settings by clicking on the dots icon next to the address bar in the top right. Then choose Languages. Alternatively, you can type in the following: edge://settings/languages Then click on Add languages. A list will be displayed, select the languages for...

How To Manage Favorites In The New Microsoft Edge Browser

The new Microsoft Edge browser makes managing bookmarks/favorites simpler. You can directly rename them, choose only the icon view for them and even selectively display the favorites bar. Here is how to do all of these: Rename favorites: To rename any existing favorite website, right-click on it and choose Edit. Then, rename it along with the URL as needed and click Save. The changes will immediately...

The New Microsoft Edge Browser: First Impressions

new Microsoft Edge logo
The new Microsoft Edge browser which is now redesigned and based on Chromium is available to download and use. Download and install it from here. During the installation, the existing Edge browser (legacy) will automatically be upgraded to this new version. Once the installation starts, click on Get Started. A new feature that this Edge browser has is that you can choose how the blank tab page looks...