Enable Password Authentication In Edge For Auto Filling Saved Passwords

Auto-saved passwords in the Microsoft Edge browser save time and are convenient because you don’t have to remember different passwords for various websites. However, for safeguarding these, Edge now includes a couple of options related to these saved passwords. These include asking for the device password /PIN /authentication or using a primary local password before auto filling. Here is how to use...

How To Use Visual Search In Microsoft Edge

Microsoft Edge now includes a visual search. Using this, you can search images and also extract text from them. Besides that, you can also find other images relevant to the ones searched. Here is how to use this feature: Open the Edge browser, and right-click on any image from a webpage. Then, choose Visual Search. This will open a Bing sidebar which will display other similar images and their sources. Also,...

How To Enable The Games Sidebar In Microsoft Edge

Microsoft Edge browser has the Surf game which you can directly launch and play in it. It also has a Games sidebar that has many HTML5 games by Microsoft which can be played within the browser. The Games button for this sidebar is not enabled by default in Edge. To enable it, access the settings by typing in the address bar:  edge://settings/appearance Then enable the Games button option. It...

Install Edge Themes Based On Halo, Flight Simulator And More

Edge browser has some immersive themes from popular Microsoft games like Halo and Flight Simulator among others that can make it look more vibrant. To install these external themes, go to the Edge add-ons page here. Then, click on Themes. There will be a list of themes from Microsoft. Click on the Get button next to them to install. A confirmation pop-up will appear, click on the Add theme button...

Turn Off Sharing Browsing Data From Microsoft Edge With Other Windows Features

Microsoft Edge browser, by default, shares browsing data with other Windows features. So, information from the Edge profile like history, top sites, favorites, and more are used for better prediction when using the search feature from the taskbar. This setting can be turned off if needed. Here is how: Open the Edge browser and access profile settings by typing in:  edge://settings/profiles Then...

Toggle The Suggest Strong Password Feature In Edge Browser

Microsoft Edge comes with the Suggest strong password feature. This is useful if you want Edge to recommend strong passwords for you. However, if you are already using another password manager or do not want these suggestions, then it can be turned off. Here is how: Open the Edge browser, and in the address bar, type in:  edge://settings/passwords Scroll down till you see the Suggest strong...