How To Send Open Tabs From Microsoft Edge Between PCs

Microsoft Edge browser can sync and send open tabs between devices. For doing this, the same Microsoft account must be used on the devices between which the tabs are to be shared/synced. Also, if you have multiple profiles created, then the same specific profile has to be used on all the devices where open tabs from Edge are to be synced. To use this feature, first access Edge profile settings by typing...

How To Use Smart Actions In Microsoft Edge

Microsoft Edge has a Smart actions feature. With this, you can highlight words and directly find their meanings right within the browser. This option is already enabled by default. However, to check it, open Edge browser, and in the address bar, type in: edge://settings/appearance Then scroll down to Context menus and check if the option of Show smart actions is enabled. Using Smart actions is simple....

Use The Efficiency Mode In Microsoft Edge To Extend Battery Life

Microsoft Edge comes with a feature called Efficiency Mode. This is particularly useful for laptops when on battery. When this mode is enabled, Edge will automatically put background tabs to sleep after 5 mins of inactivity, and conserve CPU and memory usage. Here is how to enable it: Open Edge, and in the address bar, type in: edge://settings Choose System and performance. From the Optimize Performance...

How To Set Microsoft Edge Home Button To Open Websites

Clicking on the home button in Microsoft Edge by default shows the new tab page. This can be changed to open websites instead whenever clicked. Here is how: Open Edge browser, and in the address bar, type in: edge://settings   Then click on Start, home, and new tabs. In the Home button section, instead of the New tab page option, click the website field and enter the URL that should open. Click...

How To Change Site Permissions In Microsoft Edge

Site permissions for different websites when using the Microsoft Edge browser can be changed as needed for better privacy and control. Here is how to do that: Open Edge and in the address bar, type: edge://settings/content From the Settings section, click on Cookies and site permissions. Under the Site permissions section, click on All sites to review the permissions for all the visited sites. You...

Auto Fill Forms In Microsoft Edge With The Personal Info Feature

Microsoft Edge browser makes it easy to fill up web forms with its personal info feature. You can add different information profiles to it that can then be auto-filled on various websites. To access it, type in the Edge address bar: edge://settings/personalinfo By default, this option is enabled. To add a new information profile, click on the Add personal info button. This will display a form with...