By default, Microsoft Edge opens a PDF file when you click on a link to it on some page in the browser. There is a built-in PDF reader feature, that includes all the essential options for you to read a PDF file. Earlier, you could search for text in a PDF file with the Ctrl+F shortcut, but now there is a GUI option for that.
Lat year, Microsoft has made the
open tab and
browsing history sync options to all Edge Insiders. Starting today, the company is rolling out these features to all users, so anyone check the extended sync options in action.
Microsoft has updated the Edge browser with a small but useful feature. It is now possible to enable or disable the Draw with touch feature for the built-in Web Capture tool of the browser.
Make Microsoft Edge Use an Extension in InPrivate Mode
By default, InPrivate mode in Microsoft Edge doesn't allow using installed extensions. However, you may need to enable some extension while using Edge in the private browsing.
How to Enable Line Wrap in Source View in Edge and Chrome.
The Chromium project, which serves as base for both Microsoft Edge and Google Chrome browser, has got a nice addition to its built-in source viewer. Now, when you are viewing the source code (HTML markup) of a web page, you can enable the line wrap option.
How to enable or disable Global Media Controls in the toolbar in Microsoft Edge.
Microsoft Edge includes the Global Media Controls feature that lists playing media, e.g. an online video, from all tabs in a single flyout which allows controlling all active media sessions in the browser. When enabled, it adds a special button to the Edge toolbar that opens the session list. Here is how to enable or disable it.
How to make Microsoft Edge download PDF files instead of opening them.
By default, Microsoft Edge opens a PDF file when you click on a link to it on some page in the browser. Many users consider this a convenient feature, as it doesn't require a third-party app to be installed for opening PDFs. On the other hand, some users may prefer an external app, as it often includes extra features and tools.
A small visual change has landed in the latest Canary build of Microsoft Edge. Similar to the recent Favorites user interface update, the Collections feature now appears in its own flyout. You can now pin and unpin it to the right side, or left it undocked.
Here's how to install themes in Microsoft Edge from the Edge Add-on Store.
Microsoft Edge, the latest browser app from the Redmond software giant, is built using the Chromium engine. The same engine is used by Google Chrome. Both apps support themes, so you could install a Chrome theme in Edge without issues. Microsoft today released 23 gorgeous themes for Edge Chromium.
Here's how to enable Ask before closing multiple tabs in Microsoft Edge Chromium.
You can now enable a prompt when you close multiple tabs in Microsoft Edge, in its Chromium-based version. A similar option was available the classic Edge browser (EdgeHTML), and it has been finally ported to the newer app.