Tag: internet

If you use the default search home page in Microsoft’s Edge web browser you can easily change its look and feel.  Click the (cog) Settings icon near the top right corner of the page to display different options.  The first, Focused presents a clean page with quick…

Microsoft’s Edge browser comes with a password manager that can remember your usernames and passwords for websites, and network locations, and auto-fill these into sign in fields for you.  Some websites, such as banking sites, don’t always co-operate however.  Edge makes it easy for you…

If you find websites difficult to see or read, you can easily get Microsoft’s Edge browser to read websites to you instead.  To access this, click the Menu icon (⋯) in the top right corner of the browser window (there’s no keyboard shortcut for this…

Microsoft’s Edge web browser is highly configurable and customisable.  You can do this by clicking the Menu icon (⋯) in the top right corner of the browser window, and from the menu that appears click Settings. The available settings in Edge are separated into categories which…

If you want quick and easy access to your saved Internet favourites, you can switch on the Favourites bar in Microsoft’s Edge web browser.  It’s quick and easy to do as well.  You can click the Menu icon (⋯) in the top right corner of the…

We can all accumulate a lot of saved Internet favourites in our web browsers, and they’re easy to manage in Microsoft’s Edge browser.  There are a couple of ways to achieve this.  From the right of the address bar in Edge, click the Favourites icon and…

Microsoft’s Edge web browser make it possible to install websites as apps on your PC, and run them from the Start Menu in their own window as though they were any other app on the computer.  Visit the website you want to install as an…

We all get spam email trying to sell us fake goods, or that contain links to phishing websites that want to steal and use your personal information or credit cards.  Fortunately Microsoft’s Edge browser makes it really easy to report websites that you think might…

Sometimes you want or need to use somebody else’s PC, but you don’t want to have access to, or they don’t want you to have access to their Internet favourites and personal settings.  This is where guest mode in Microsoft’s Edge browser comes in handy.…