Block Downloading Potentially Unwanted Apps In The New Microsoft Edge Browser

The new Microsoft Edge browser can protect against downloading unknown apps and software by automatically blocking them. This is useful in avoiding potentially unwanted programs or PUPs like toolbars and bundled software that are often installed during downloads. From version 80.0.338.0 onwards, you can enable blocking such programs in the Edge browser. First, check the version of the Edge browser...

Play The Surf Game In Microsoft Edge Browser

The new Microsoft Edge browser now comes with a built-in game – Surf to play. This is available from Edge version 83.0.478.37 onwards. To check your Edge version, go to Settings. Then click on About Microsoft Edge to find the version number. If you already have the updated version, then launch Surf by typing in the address bar: edge://surf Select a surfer avatar using the arrow keys and spacebar...

How To Share Open Tabs In The New Microsoft Edge Browser

The new Microsoft Edge browser has limited but some useful add-ons. For directly sharing the links of open tabs with others, Group tabs & share add-on by Microsoft comes in handy. Download and install it from here. After it is installed, it will show up as an icon next to the Edge address bar. Using it is easy, simply click on it. The open tabs will be listed along with their URLs. You can then...

How To Manage Multiple Profiles In The New Microsoft Edge Browser

The new Microsoft Edge browser offers multiple profiles for keeping browsing data for work and personal use separate. Adding profiles: Adding multiple profiles is simple, open the Edge browser and click on the account icon. Then select Add a profile. Click Add to begin. Click Confirm. To add a different profile, you’d need a Microsoft account. Select as necessary and click Continue. Once...

How To Use Collections In The New Microsoft Edge Browser

Collections in the new Microsoft Edge browser helps in organizing different items like web pages and images into groups called collections. To use this feature, click on the Collections icon next to the address bar. To add an existing webpage to this collection, click on Add current page. Name the new collection by clicking on the title. You can also directly drag-drop webpages and images to this...

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...