How to Remove Duplicate Favorites in Microsoft Edge Chromium

Microsoft added a new Remove duplicate favorites option in the Edge browser. In this blog post learn how to use it.

How to Remove Duplicate Favorites in Microsoft Edge Chromium

In the latest version of Microsoft Edge in the Canary branch, the company added a new feature entry called ‘Remove duplicate favorites’. With the help of this option, users can remove duplicate entries available in the bookmarks lists by making a single click.

Remove Duplicate Bookmarks from Microsoft Edge

If you want to use Remove duplicate favorite option, then here’s how what you need to do:

Click on the Favorite icon available on the toolbar, then from the menu select Remove duplicate favorites.

remove duplicate favorite option in microsoft edge

Clicking on the same button will take you to the “Remove duplicates” settings page for Favorite.

remove duplicate favorite setting page

Here on this page, you will see a Remove duplicate favorites dialog telling you to review the changes. Clicking the Remove button will remove duplicate Favorite without extra prompts.

FYI, the Edge browser count bookmark as duplicate entry only if the Page name and URL is similar to other entries available in a Favorites list. The same feature will not remove Favorites with the same URLs with different names.

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