How to Change Homepage on Microsoft Edge

Everyone loves something that depicts their own individuality whether it is this way or that way.

If at all this is possible with the homepage of Microsoft edge?

Thinking? Well, don’t.  Don’t think now. I have a solution for this. Here are some tips and tricks to be followed.

But before everything else!

What is Microsoft’s Edge?

As the name suggests, Microsoft Edge is produced by Microsoft. A cross-platform web browser developed for windows 10 and Xbox One. It gradually developed for android, iOS, and macOS. It has its integration with Cortana with its extensions hosted on Microsoft store.

It is a faster and safer browser. It provides you with the new techniques to search, manage, access, and more right in the browser.

Microsoft Edge

Some quick and easy steps to modify your homepage on Microsoft edge.

  1. Open Microsoft Edge from Start Menu or Desktop shortcut.
  2. Select settings and then tap onto more additional settings.
  3. Now select the appearance.
  4. Turn on the show home button.
  5. Either you can also choose a new tab page or click and select Enter URL for a page that you want to use as your homepage.

how to change homepage on edge

Done. your homepage is now according to your choice.

Internet Explorer 11

  1. On the topmost corner of the internet explorer, there is the option of tools. Tap and select the option.
  2. Now enter the URL of the site that you want from the general page of your homepage.
  3. You can also add multiple other URL or you can also add the present site as view current. If you have added multiple URL then put the individual URL into its own line.
  4. Select Apply and then press on ok.

change homepage on internet Explorer 11

there you go! Your homepage is finally and completely according to you on your homepage of internet explorer 11

Google Chrome

  1. Open Google chrome.
  2. Tap and select the three vertical dots present right beside your profile icon.
  3. Select settings.
  4. Choose the option of Appearance.
  5. Turn on the toggle of the Show home button.

change homepage on chrome

And done. Now you are completely having the homepage that you desired.


  1. Open safari.
  2. Select preference and then select general.
  3. Enter the webpage address in the Homepage
  4. Select set to current page To simply use the current webpage you are viewing.
  5. Open new Windows with your home page. Select the new Windows with pop up menu, then choose Open to the homepage.
  6. Open new tabs with your homepage. Select the new tabs opening with the pop-up menu and then choose the homepage.

and it’s completed. You can now enjoy your favorite homepage on Microsoft edge.


  1. Tap and open Firefox.
  2. Select the three horizontal lines present next to your profile icon.
  3. Select the options.
  4. Further, choose and select the home icon.
  5. Under New Windows and tabs, select the dropdown next to the homepage and new Windows.
  6. Choose the preferable option. ( Firefox Home (default), custom URL, or blank page.

 Finally, you are viewing the homepage purely customized according to your choice.

How to Customize your New Tab on Microsoft edge

In case if you want to customize the new tab on the Microsoft Edge web browser on Windows 10. Then here are the steps to follow for customizing Edge browser new tab.

Customize New Tab on Edge

  1. Open Microsoft Edge.
  2. Enter and then Copy paste the following
  3. URL  “edge://settings/newTabPage” and press enter into your keyboard.
  4. Select customize.
  5. It will give you 3 different layouts
  • Inspirational

It will provide the Microsoft picture for a day.

  • Focussed

It will provide a minimalistic layout.

  • Informational

This will provide the information filled with the latest news headlines.

  • If none of the options suits you select Custom This option will be present on the right screen after selecting customize on your previous page.
  • Unfortunately, a specific website cannot be customized on your homepage. Edge provides a limited number of options for such purposes. Hence you can add or remove links to your most visited websites, pictures, or the news headlines.

Final Words

The following options will help you to change your homepage and customize it according to your taste. Moreover, you can also change the homepage on different web browsers including Edge using this article guide.

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