Article ID : 00121458 / Last Modified : 03/29/2019

How do I launch and use the Microsoft Edge browser.

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There are various ways to launch the Microsoft® Edge browser.

  • From the taskbar, click on the Microsoft Edge icon.
  • Click the Start button, and from the Start menu, click the Microsoft Edge icon.
  • In the Search bar, type Edge and then click to select Microsoft Edge (Modern application) from the list of results.

Below is a list of various functions that can be used in the Microsoft Edge browser.

NOTE: The icons are listed as viewed from left to right.


  • Back button
  • Forward button
  • Refresh button
  • Address bar
  • Reading View button
  • Add to favorites or reading list button
  • Hub (Favorites, reading lists, history, and downloads) button
  • Make a Web Note button
  • More actions button

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