Microsoft Edge is a very fast loading web browser that has been included in Windows 10. Starting with Windows 10 v1607, you can now install browser extensions. Even though Edge doesn’t have a huge list of extensions, it comes with some very useful extensions which can be obtained from Windows Store. Here, we are going to talk about five Edge browser extensions that will let you do even more with Edge.
Best Extensions for Microsoft Edge
Before heading over to the best Microsoft Edge extensions, you should know the process to install extensions in Microsoft Edge. Now take a look at what we think are the best extensions for Edge browser.
Everyone should use a strong and different password for every website. However, it is quite difficult to remember all the unique passwords. At such times, LastPass can help you enter your passwords and synchronize your passwords across multiple devices. The LastPass password manager is now available as a browser extension like it was for Google Chrome, Firefox, etc. You can download it from here.
2] Mouse Gestures
Mouse gestures is a useful feature that helps users use their mouse to carry out actions. You can include such features using Mouse Gestures extensions. Following that, you can set up gestures to use and utilize them accordingly. You can download it from here.
3] Page Analyzer
If you often develop websites, this extension will certainly help out to find out CSS fallbacks, use of prefixes, JS management, use of HTML 5 and more. You just need to install this extension in your browser. Following that, open a web page that you want to scan. After that, click on MORE button and select Page Analyzer. You will get a result after running the scan. You can download the extension from here.
4] Save to Pocket
Pocket is a very useful service and cross-platform app that helps users to save something to read that later. While using Save to Pocket extension in your Microsoft Edge browser, you can find a Pocket icon in your toolbar. Whenever you need to save any web page, just make use of that button. You can create and sign into your account on multiple devices to synchronize saved web pages. If you want, you can download it from here.
5] Amazon Assistant
Nowadays, people purchase things online more than offline. Therefore, to help you with buying on Amazon, you can install the official extension of Microsoft Edge called Amazon Assistant. You can search for a product and manage your account right from your browser sidebar. Download it from here.
There are other extensions for Microsoft Edge, like the Office Online extension that let you create Office documents, but these are among those which improve the usability of Edge browser.
Read: How to disallow installation of Extensions in Microsoft Edge browser.
If you use another browser, you may want to check out these posts:
- Best Chrome extensions
- Best Firefox add-ons
- Useful Internet Explorer add-ons.