Import Favorites from Internet Explorer to Microsoft Edge

    Import Favorites from Internet Explorer to Microsoft Edge

    How to Import Favorites from Internet Explorer to Microsoft Edge in Windows 10
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    22 Jun 2017
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    How to Import Favorites from Internet Explorer to Microsoft Edge in Windows 10

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    Microsoft Edge is a new web browser that is available across the Windows 10 device family. It is designed for Windows 10 to be faster, safer, and compatible with the modern Web.

    You can keep track of the websites you visit frequently by storing them as favorites in Microsoft Edge. The favorites bar is a toolbar in Microsoft Edge that you can also add your favorite websites you visit frequently on to make opening them faster and more convenient.

    This tutorial will show you how to import favorites from Internet Explorer to Microsoft Edge for your account in Windows 10.


    EXAMPLE: Favorites in Microsoft Edge
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    Here's How:

    1. Open the Microsoft Edge app.

    2. Click/tap on the More actions button at the top right corner, and click/tap on Settings. (see screenshot below)

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    3. Click/tap on the Import from another browser button. (see screenshot below)

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    4. Only select (dot) Internet Explorer, and click/tap on the Import button. (see screenshot below)

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    5. Your current favorites and favorites bar from Internet Explorer are now All done being imported into Microsoft Edge. (see screenshot below)

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    That's it,
    Shawn


  1.    17 Jun 2017 #1
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    Does this work if IE is on one computer and Edge is on another?

    (If not, I suppose I should download IE11 onto the new computer.)
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  3.    17 Jun 2017 #3
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    Brink:

    Those are excellent annotated snips/graphics, thanks.

    I could not get the Favorites Bar items to copy or import into Edge, so just typed in each website then click the star, then selected the Favorites Bar folder to add the link. Took time but got it done.

    Thanks.
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