Edge & Internet Explorer

Screenshot shows the Configure IE mode for Edge Browser Tool; organizations may need to use IE mode, as IE support on Windows ended on June 15, 2022.

Illustration shows a screen shot of Local Group Policy Snap-in with Edge's mandatory and optional policies.

Organizations can begin centrally managing the new Edge browser.

Chart shows tools that can centrally manage Edge on Windows 10.

Edge legacy, a browser originally part of Windows 10 but subsequently replaced by the chromium-based new Edge browser, will leave support in Mar. 2021.

The Edge browser that is based on the open source Chromium project will be a required component of future Windows 10 versions.

Windows 10 version 20H2 became generally available in Oct. 2020.

The Chromium-based Edge is becoming the dominant Microsoft-supported browser for Windows 10.

Screen shot shows Edge on Windows 10 offering a strong password.

In Sept. 2021 Windows 10 Edge browser will get a new, slower-paced update channel.