Published by


Brink's Avatar
Administrator

Posts: 17,517

Show Printable Version 


How to Turn On or Off Tab Preview in Microsoft Edge in Windows 10

information   Information
Microsoft Edge is a new web browser added in Windows 10, and will be available across the Windows 10 device family. It is fast, compatible, and built for the modern Web.

Starting with Window 10 build 10565, you can now hover over your open tabs in Microsoft Edge and get a preview of what’s on those websites.

This tutorial will show you how to turn on or off tab preview in Microsoft Edge for your account in Windows 10.

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

Code:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Classes\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\AppContainer\Storage\microsoft.microsoftedge_8wekyb3d8bbwe\MicrosoftEdge\TabbedBrowsing

TabPeekEnabled DWORD

0 = Off
1 or (delete) = On


EXAMPLE: Tab Preview in Microsoft Edge
Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Microsoft_Edge_tab_preview.png 
Views:	35 
Size:	140.0 KB 
ID:	94627




Here's How:

1. Do step 2 (on) or step 3 (off) below for what you would like to do.


 2. To Turn On Tab Preview in Microsoft Edge

NOTE: This is the default setting.

A) Click/tap on the Download button below to download the file below, and go to step 4 below.

Turn_On_tab_preview_in_Microsoft_Edge.reg

download


 3. To Turn Off Tab Preview in Microsoft Edge

A) Click/tap on the Download button below to download the file below, and go to step 4 below.

Turn_Off_tab_preview_in_Microsoft_Edge.reg

download


4. Save the .reg file to your desktop.

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

6. If prompted, click on Run, Yes (UAC), Yes, and OK to approve the merge.

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

8. You can now delete the downloaded .reg file if you like.



That's it,
Shawn