This is how to add Google chrome extensions to Microsoft Edge

Extensions of Google Chrome also work in the browser Edge. Expand the possibilities of Edge. Add extensions to the browser. For example, an ad-blocker is an extension.

In Edge, Windows’ default browser, people can also install Chrome extensions. This is only possible in the new Chromium Edge, which was released in January 2020.

The Chromium Edge browser will be offered to you automatically using Microsoft Update. However, if this hasn’t happened yet, but you would like to use Chromium Edge right away, download the new Chromium Edge browser.

How to install Google Chrome extension in Edge?

  • Open Edge.
  • Click on the three dots icon at the top right.
  • Click Extensions.
  • Click Allow extension from other stores at the bottom left.
  • Click Allow.

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  • Go to the Google Chrome Webstore.
  • In the search bar, type a search term to search for an extension,
  • A list of search results appears. Click behind the desired extension on Add to Chrome.

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  • It will say ‘Add to Chrome’, but the extension will be added to the browser you are browsing in. In this case, Edge.
  • In the window that appears, click on Add to Chrome.

The extension has been added. You will see an icon from the right of the search bar in the browser.

Remove Google Chrome extension from Edge?

You can always delete a Google Chrome extension in Edge.

  • In Edge, click the three-dot icon.
  • Click Extensions.
  • This lists the installed extensions below each other. Click the blue slider behind an extension to turn it off.

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This is it! Enjoy ๐Ÿ™‚


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