Apps can be launched from the browser via uri protocol activation.
For example, if you were to visit bingmaps:?cp=40.726966~-74.006076 in Edge on the phone (or Internet Explorer 11 on Windows Phone 8.1), it would instead redirect and open the maps app.
For this to work for LinkedIn; they would need to have implemented protocol activation, and have their ...
Currently there is now way to choose default apps for file types in windows 10. But in build 14393 it was fixed and now when you are to open a pdf file from File Explorer with Adobe Acrobat Reader installed in your phone, you will see this screen where you can select the Adobe reader to open the pdf file.
Update : For some pages Refresh or Clearing cache does not reset the zoom level. For those website click on the location bar and press Enter key or Left arrow that appears in the keyboard.
Clean the cache and cookie data in Edge. However it must not be necessary. Edge resets the zoom level to default when pressing refresh button.
The browser also "...
In addition to what @Indrek said in his answer, there is an additional workaround.
You can use tools like Edge Manage in PC to edit bookmarks, folders, etc... and sync them back to your phone. This may be a bit of work but it provides additional functionalities like local backup of bookmarks. Although it requires the use of a PC it may be highly useful when ...
Unfortunately it seems that currently the answer to both of your questions is, you can't.
It's not possible to edit the URL of a favourite. As a workaround, you can open the favourite, change the URL in the address bar, add that back to favourites and then delete the old one.
It also doesn't look like you can add the target of a link directly to favourites (...
This is because in Google services, pdf files are opened as a preview within the website by their services and is not displayed by the browser. It appears as a pop-up in the websites. This is similar to a web app. Microsoft Edge mobile version cannot render that type of web pages it seems.
The best way is to download the pdf and view it Edge or in another ...
Youtube mobile version doesn't allow to change video quality, It selects based on internet speed. If you want to set video quality use 3rd party YouTube apps like tubecast, mytube, client for youtube..
There is no way the user can force the OS to open certain links in certain apps. There are some apps that can open their links in other apps (e.g. Aeries can open YouTube apps in MyTube), but this is up to the developer to implement.
Windows 10 Mobile (and its built-in applications, including Edge) sadly stopped receiving feature updates years ago, and thus never got a version of Edge that supports extensions. You can find alternative web browser apps in the store, some of which include functionality that you might normally get from an extension (such as ad blocking, user-agent switching,...
No. There isn't any app for that. The tile itself is created in a such way that it would pick the up the image whatever the site has and will assign it as tile image.
For example if you pin the stack exchange site to start screen. The default stack exchange logo will appear on tile.
You could try the following to set the text size back to normal:
Go to Settings > Ease of Access > More options > Text Scaling. Move the slider to change the font size and see which settings works perfectly on the browser.
Go to Settings > Display > Size of text, apps and items on this display. Move the slider and see which setting is perfect....
If you see videos not playing in Microsoft Edge, or any client that shows videos, its a storage space issue. Apparently the operating system storage space, specifically the phone's memory in order to playback videos. I suspect you have little space in your phone memory (<100mb) Whenever my on-board storage goes below 80 megabytes, the same issues you ...
In edge it says, "The video is not available, but in tubecast it is playing without any issues, If you are an insider(fast ring) previous build has some issues with 3rd party youtube apps. build 15025 solves the issues for me, if still has a problem try to soft reset
I could not open the pdf through adobe reader, however it opens though Microsoft edge in Windows phone.
So I did
Create a folder inside document folder in sd card or phone.
Move pdfs to this folder.
Open adobe reader - SD card/phone - document.
Enjoy reading through adobe reader