Edge is a web browser software developed by the Microsoft and it is comes
preinstalled in Window 10, Window server 2016, Xbox One and the Windows 10
mobile operating system. The project was codenamed Project Spartan, Microsoft
Edge was initially released on with the first release of Window 10 operating
system on 30th March, 2016. It is meant as a replacement for Internet Explorer
and serves as the default on Windows 10 OS.
Edge has the 32 (x86) bit version and 64 (amd64) bit version. It is present in
the Window 10 Operating System (OS), Windows Server 2016, Windows 10 Mobile and
in the Xbox One. It uses the Chakra and the EdgeHTML (a fork of the trident
engine used in Internet Explorer) engines.
Edge has two major releases, the stable release and the preview release.
is one of the world’s most popular web browser as it comes preinstalled with
Window 10 and in order to use Microsoft Edge more effectively, faster and
efficiently. One needs to have the knowledge of Microsoft Edge inbuilt keyboard
shortcut and hotkeys.
now we will be looking the Top Microsoft
Edge keyboard shortcut and hotkeys every Microsoft Edge web User is expected to
know and master in order to navigate through the web browser faster,
thereby resulting in great productivity for the end user.
move down within an opened webpage.
move up within an opened webpage.
move faster down within an opened webpage
move faster up within an opened webpage
in the address bar or search bar, when you have inputted a website or a thing
to search for.
search bar or website input bar.
browsing data in Microsoft Edge browser.
Ctrl + T or Ctrl + K
a new tab
Ctrl + 1 to 8
move between tabs from left to right. For example, Ctrl + 1, the first tab from
the left, Ctrl + 7, the seventh tab counting from the left.
move to the last tab, that the last tab on the right.
Edge download window.
current tab in Microsoft Edge browser.
to the favourite window of Microsoft Edge Browser.
adds the www and .com to typed word and goes to the address. For example, if
you type latestsolution, and then press Ctrl + Enter, it becomes www.latestsolution.com and then it goes to the address.
to the homepage or start page of Microsoft Edge Browser
something on a webpage in Microsoft Edge.
current page or tab as
current page or tab
a website or webpage to bookmark.
new Microsoft Edge Browser window.
to turn on Caret browsing.
Microsoft Edge Debugger.
these are all the Keyboard shortcuts or
hotkeys I think all Microsoft Edge Web browser user should know and use
them while browsing the Web.
other important Keyboard shortcut do you think we left out? Comment below to enable
us to add it to this ever growing list. Thanks