Microsoft Edge Chromium offer option to hide or show Favorite bar on the new tab page. In this blog post, learn how to do it.
Starting with Edge Chromium build 124, there’s an option in a browser that let users hide and how favorite bar. The option is available on both Bookmark context menu and browser settings. The same feature was not available in the Classic Edge browser.
The availability of this feature in the Edge Chromium provides us another reason why to ditch the Classic Edge browser.
Hide or Show Favorites Bar in Microsoft Edge Chromium
With default Settings, the Favorite bar is set to appear on the new tab page, here’s how you can manage it
Click on the More (…) icon available on the upper-right side and from the menu select Favorite > Select Favorite bar.
Here, you can select Never to hide it in the browser and select “Only on new tabs,” if you want Favorite bar to appear only when you open a new tab.
From Edge Settings
Click on the More (…) icon available on the upper-right side and select Settings from the menu.
On the left pane, switch to the Appearance tab. Now on the right side, using “Show favorites bar” drop-down either set “Never” or “Only on new tabs.”
Use Keyboard Combination
You can also use CTRL + SHIFT + B keyboard combination to hide the Favorite bar quickly.
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