Windows 10: How many use Edge as their primary/daily browser???????

View Poll Results: Do you use Edge as your primary browser??

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  • Yes,, I use Edge as my primary.

    23 34.33%
  • No I don't.

    44 65.67%
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  1.    21 Aug 2016 #21

    paulsalter said: View Post
    Wish mine only used that amount
    With 1 tab, only showing my top sites i have this

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  2.    21 Aug 2016 #22

    You have nothing for Edge further down, under background tasks?
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  3.    21 Aug 2016 #23

    paulsalter said: View Post
    You have nothing for Edge further down, under background tasks?
    I do.. never mind.
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  4.    21 Aug 2016 #24

    BunnyJ said: View Post
    I do.. never mind.
    lol, I was getting ready to try and do a reset of Edge, try and improve it
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    Win10 Pro, Win10 Pro N, Win10 Home, Win10 Pro Insider Fast Ring, Windows 8.1 Pro, Ubuntu
       21 Aug 2016 #25

    I'll bet one of those background processes, is one of the new ones I find great.
    The notifications turned on in Edge settings. I can have Windows Ten Forums open and reduce Edge to the taskbar(not closed) and do something else on my PC, and I'll get a toast pop-up when someone post on one of my subscribed threads.Click image for larger version. 

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  6.    21 Aug 2016 #26

    I only use Edge for testing when I'm running my Insider Build. Pale Moon is still my main browser.
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  7.    21 Aug 2016 #27

    BunnyJ said: View Post
    Right now with 10 tabs in use Edge is only using around 27 MB of RAM.
    LOL. Right now it's occupying almost 500MB with only 2 tabs (Yahoo Mail and this site).
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  8.    21 Aug 2016 #28

    The Edge Back button is inadequate for me.

    Some websites go forward 2 pages after one click. (Click link on page 1 and it loads page 2 which immediately loads page 3.).
    If I'm on page 3, a simple Back button doesn't work because going back to page 2 immediately bounces me to page 3 again.

    I need the ability to go back several pages at once- like in FF, IE, and I presume Chrome by holding down the Back button and seeing the sequence history.

    Unless Edge offers this (and I admit I've not looked hard at the AU version yet), it can't be my main browser.
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       21 Aug 2016 #29

    DavidY said: View Post
    The Edge Back button is inadequate for me.

    Some websites go forward 2 pages after one click. (Click link on page 1 and it loads page 2 which immediately loads page 3.).
    If I'm on page 3, a simple Back button doesn't work because going back to page 2 immediately bounces me to page 3 again.

    I need the ability to go back several pages at once- like in FF, IE, and I presume Chrome by holding down the Back button and seeing the sequence history.

    Unless Edge offers this (and I admit I've not looked hard at the AU version yet), it can't be my main browser.
    Right click on back arrow...
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  10.    21 Aug 2016 #30

    AndreTen said: View Post
    Right click on back arrow...
    ...and it helpfully pops up the word 'Back', in case I didn't realise what the button was for. As I said I'm not using AU yet (except in a VM somewhere) - is that something that's changed in that version?
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