I like edge, but this turning on at boot gives me old IE MSN vibes that really feel like it’s designed for computer illiterate folks.Good grief, another "feature" added by Microsoft These guys just can't help themselves, as though it's become an obsession with them.
Updated to V98.0.1108.50
February 10, 2022
Microsoft has released the latest Microsoft Edge Stable Channel (Version 98.0.1108.50), which incorporates the latest Security Updates of the Chromium project. For more information, see the Security Update Guide.
This update contains the following Microsoft Edge-specific updates:
I also enabled these flags below. I hope it was ok. Can you confirm please?
Me too.As long as all these 'features' can be disabled or stay out of the way I do not mind using the browser.
Tried to use chrome for a few days but came back running.. I have grown to like Edge no matter the flaws. It's still better than chrome.
As for the sidebar, I have not used it but it could be useful for some cases, for example outlook mail.
A friend told me:Same here!
I’m still using Edge, for various reasons, ...
And now we have the changelog:Version 98.0.1108.55: February 16
February 16, 2022
Microsoft has released the latest Microsoft Edge Stable Channel (Version 98.0.1108.55), which incorporates the latest Security Updates of the Chromium project. This update contains a fix for CVE-2022-0609, which has been reported by the Chromium team as having an exploit in the wild. For more information, see the Security Update Guide.
Microsoft Edge Version Date Released Based on Chromium Version 98.0.1108.55 2/15/2022 98.0.4758.102
My feelings exactly about Edge and Brave.I'm a fan of Edge, I do check through setting for each update for changes I don't want - As above as long as I'm not forced to use new additions I really don't like will use it as I feel it's secure & slick in use. I also use Brave though, the only thing that prevents me using it all the time is the GUI which does erk me a little.