How to Add or Remove Feedback Button in Microsoft Edge Chromium  

    How to Add or Remove Feedback Button in Microsoft Edge Chromium

    How to Add or Remove Feedback Button in Microsoft Edge Chromium

    Published by Category: Browsers & Email
    07 Jul 2020
    Designer Media Ltd



    How to Add or Remove Feedback Button on Toolbar in Microsoft Edge Chromium


    Microsoft has adopted the Chromium open source project in the development of Microsoft Edge on the desktop to create better web compatibility. This new Microsoft Edge runs on the same Chromium web engine as the Google Chrome browser, offering you best in class web compatibility and performance.

    The new Chromium based Microsoft Edge is supported on all versions of Windows 7, Windows 8.1, Windows 10, Windows Server (2016 and above), Windows Server (2008 R2 to 2012 R2), and macOS.

    Microsoft Edge includes a feedback button on the toolbar used to quickly send feedback to Microsoft about your experience or issues with the Microsoft Edge build.

    If you prefer not to have the feedback button on the toolbar in Microsoft Edge, you can remove it.

    This tutorial will show you how to add or remove the feedback button on the toolbar in the Chromium based Microsoft Edge.


    Contents

    • Option One: Remove Feedback Button in Microsoft Edge from Feedback Button
    • Option Two: Add or Remove Feedback Button in Microsoft Edge Settings menu
    • Option Three: Add or Remove Feedback Button in Microsoft Edge Settings
    • Option Four: Force Always Add or Remove Feedback Button in Microsoft Edge Stable for All Users



    EXAMPLE: Feedback button on toolbar in Microsoft Edge
    How to Add or Remove Feedback Button in Microsoft Edge Chromium-microsoft_edge_feedback_button.png





    OPTION ONE

    Remove Feedback Button in Microsoft Edge from Feedback Button


    1 Open Microsoft Edge.

    2 Right click or press and hold on the Feedback button in the toolbar, and click/tap on Hide from toolbar. (see screenshot below)

    How to Add or Remove Feedback Button in Microsoft Edge Chromium-microsoft_edge_hide_feedback_button.png






    OPTION TWO

    Add or Remove Feedback Button in Microsoft Edge Settings menu


    1 Open Microsoft Edge.

    2 Click/tap on the Settings and more (Alt+F) button (3 dots). (see screenshots below)

    3 Click/tap on Help and Feedback, right click on Send feedback, and click/tap on Hide from toolbar or Show in toolbar depending on the current status of the feedback button.

    How to Add or Remove Feedback Button in Microsoft Edge Chromium-microsoft_edge_feedback_button_in_settings_menu-1.png How to Add or Remove Feedback Button in Microsoft Edge Chromium-microsoft_edge_feedback_button_in_settings_menu-2.png






    OPTION THREE

    Add or Remove Feedback Button in Microsoft Edge Settings


    1 Open Microsoft Edge.

    2 Click/tap on the Settings and more (Alt+F) button (3 dots), and click/tap on Settings. (see screenshot below)

    How to Add or Remove Feedback Button in Microsoft Edge Chromium-microsoft_edge_settings.png

    3 Click/tap on Appearance on the left side, and turn on (default) or off Show feedback button on the right side for what you want.

    If you do not see a left pane, then either click/tap on the 3 bars menu button towards the top left OR widen the horizontal borders of the Microsoft Edge window until you do.

    How to Add or Remove Feedback Button in Microsoft Edge Chromium-microsoft_edge_feedback_button_in_settings.png

    4 You can now close the Settings tab if you like.






    OPTION FOUR

    Force Always Add or Remove Feedback Button in Microsoft Edge Stable for All Users


    You must be signed in as an administrator to use this option.

    This option will not affect the Beta, Dev, or Canary channels of Microsoft Edge. It will only affect the Microsoft Edge Stable channel.

    The downloadable .reg files below will add and modify the DWORD value in the registry key below.

    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Policies\Microsoft\Edge

    UserFeedbackAllowed DWORD

    <delete> = Default user choice
    0 = Always remove
    1 = Always add


    1 Do step 2 (add), step 3 (remove), step 4 (default) below for what you would like to do.


    2 To Force Always Add Feedback Button in Microsoft Edge

    This setting will gray out and prevent users from using Option One, Option Two, and Option Three.

    A) Click/tap on the Download button below to download the file below, and go to step 5 below.

    Force_always_add_feedback_button_in_Microsoft_Edge.reg

    Download


    3 To Force Always Remove Feedback Button in Microsoft Edge

    This setting will gray out and prevent users from using Option One, Option Two, and Option Three.

    A) Click/tap on the Download button below to download the file below, and go to step 5 below.

    Force_always_remove_feedback_button_in_Microsoft_Edge.reg

    Download


    4 Default - Allow Users to Add or Remove Feedback Button in Microsoft Edge

    A) Click/tap on the Download button below to download the file below, and go to step 5 below.

    Default_user_choice_to_add_remove_feedback_button_in_Microsoft_Edge.reg

    Download


    5 Save the .reg file to your desktop.

    6 Double click/tap on the downloaded .reg file to merge it.

    7 When prompted, click/tap on Run, Yes (UAC), Yes, and OK to approve the merge.

    8 If Microsoft Edge is currently open, then close and reopen Microsoft Edge to apply.

    9 If you like, you can now delete the downloaded .reg file.


    That's it,
    Shawn






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