Download MSI Installer for Microsoft Edge Chromium

How to Download an MSI Installer for Microsoft Edge Chromium

Microsoft today released the first stable version of Microsoft Edge. Build 79.0.309.65 can be downloaded from Microsoft's official web site. However, that web site hosts online installers in the form of a regular executable file (.exe). If you are looking for an MSI installer, you need to visit a different page.

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Microsoft Edge Chromium is the newest browser which replaces both Internet Explorer and EdgeHTML in Windows 10. It is also available for Windows 8.1, Windows 7, and MacOS. The Linux version is also on its way to users.

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The browser has been redesigned from scratch, so you'll find it works less like the legacy Microsoft Edge and more like Google's Chrome and other browsers. It's got tracking protection built in, Picture in Picture video, 4K video support for streaming websites, and lots more. The move to Chromium is key – it has allowed Microsoft to support Windows 7, 8.1 and 10, alongside macOS, Linux (coming in the future) and mobile apps on iOS and Android. The browser is much more universal, easier and quicker to use and is compatible with more websites.

To Download an MSI Installer for Microsoft Edge Chromium,

  1. Open you favorite web browser.
  2. Navigate to this page.
  3. On the Microsoft Edge for business we site, select 'Select channel/build', e.g. Stable.Edge Stable MSI 1
  4. From the 'Select platform' drop down list, select the required operating system, e.g. Windows 64-bit.Edge Stable MSI 2
  5. Click on the Download button.Edge Stable MSI 3
  6. You can also download the policy files to manage the deployment process.Edge Stable MSI 4

You are done.


Actual Edge versions

The actual versions of Edge Chromium at the moment of this writing are as follows:

You will find many Edge tricks and features covered in the following post:

Hands-on with the new Chromium-based Microsoft Edge

Also, see the following updates.

 

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