What is Microsoft Edge Legacy?

Applies to: Microsoft Edge

  • Microsoft Edge Legacy  is the EdgeHTML based browser that is currently the default browser on Windows 10 PCs. The new Microsoft Edge is based on Chromium, and was released in January 2020. It's available on Windows 7, Windows 8 and 8.1, Windows 10, and macOS. Downloading the new Microsoft Edge will replace the legacy version of Microsoft Edge on Windows 10 PCs.
  • The new Microsoft Edge  is here. We've got a new look and a brand-new browser. The new Microsoft Edge provides world-class performance with more privacy, more productivity, and more value.