Setting Microsoft Edge as the Default Web Browser to Open Web Pages

There might be many web browsers on your computer, but only one of them will act as default web browser. If you want to open web pages in other than the default web browsers, you need to do it manually.

Let me say you some popular web browsers: Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge, Mozilla Firefox, Safari etc. In most the cases, Google Chrome forces itself make it as the default web browser.

The most common problem with Google Chrome is excessive RAM usage. To overcome the most common problems with Chrome and Firefox, we need to set the Microsoft Edge browser as default web browser. To make Microsoft Edge as the default web browser, you need to tweak settings of Windows 10 little bit.

Make sure you download Microsoft Edge Browser before following these steps. In case you are still waiting for Windows 10 to get updated automatically, you can force start Windows 10 update manually to avoid waiting.

You can also read Features of Microsoft Edge Browser for knowledge.

How to make Microsoft Edge as the default web browser in your Computer or Laptop

As I said earlier, only one browser among all can act as the default web browser. So I guess you decided to set Microsoft Edge as the default web browser on your machine.

I appreciate your idea. Yeah, it will save a lot of RAM usage and make your computer and laptop surf the internet faster than normal. Setting Microsoft Edge as the default web browser also improves system’s performance

Microsoft Edge as the default web browser – Easy Guide

To make Microsoft Edge as the default web browser, just follow the below steps carefully:

how to make Microsoft Edge as the default web browser

  1. Click Windows Logo at the bottom left corner
  2. From the available options click on Settings
  3. Now select System.
  4. From the left side tabs, Pick Default Apps to see the options related to it.
  5. Scroll down a bit and stop near Web Browser.
  6. Click on it and Pick Microsoft Edge from the list of all browsers.

You have now successfully made Microsoft Edge as the default web browser. No worries from now. You can now experience a lot of speed and performance improvements.

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