Get to know Microsoft Edge

Applies to: Windows 10

Welcome to the faster, safer browser designed for Windows 10! Microsoft Edge gives you new ways to find stuff, manage your tabs, and write on the web. Add extensions to translate websites, block ads, manage your passwords, and much more.

To get going, select Microsoft Edge on the Windows taskbar.

Screenshot showing the Microsoft Edge icon in the taskbar

All your stuff in one place

Here's where Microsoft Edge keeps the things you collect on the web. Select Favorites  to view your favorites, reading list, browsing history, and current downloads.


Search faster from the address bar

Whether you're looking for pictures of penguins or want a weather report, save time by typing your search directly in the address bar. You’ll get search suggestions, instant results from the web, and your browsing history, on the spot.

Screenshot of search results in address bar