Online Help > Entry Types > Sessions > Remote Connections > Web Browser (HTTP/HTTPS)

Microsoft Edge

Description

 

This entry is used to define and configure a Web Browser (http/https) session with Microsoft Edge. It allows the user to open the Microsoft Edge web browser in external mode.

 

Autofill Login

External Mode

Support Reconnect

 

Credential Repository

Support Logging

Copy Password

 

You must have Windows 10 Anniversary Update (Build 14393 and above) to be able to install the Edge Extension.

 

Settings

 

1. Open your Microsoft Edge web browser and install the Devolutions Web Login.

 

2. Create a Web Browser session. Click on the Display drop-down menu and select External and then click on the Web browser application drop-down menu and select Microsoft Edge.

 

Web Browser session - Microsoft Edge

Web Browser session - Microsoft Edge

General tab

Microsoft Edge Web session - General tab

Microsoft Edge Web session - General tab

 

OPTION

DESCRIPTION

Web Browser URL

Enter the website URL to open the web page.

Assign Favicon to Session

Helper utility is used to extract the favicon from the web site, thereby assigning it to the session. This assists in recognizing the proper entry in a large list.

Force HTTPS

Forces the web page to go over HTTPS.

Web Browser Application

Allows you to choose you preferred Internet browser. Select between:

Internet Explorer

Firefox

Google Chrome

Apple Safari

Opera

Microsoft Edge

Default: This setting means that the computer default browser will be used.

Template

Allows you to use predefined templates to connect to several common websites.

 

Login tab

When using the External mode the Autofill and Html Control ID tabs will be disabled. Enter your Username, Password and Domain (if necessary) for the information to automatically be filled in the web page. You can also use the Devolutions Web Login to automatically connect.

 

Microsoft Edge Web session - Login tab

Microsoft Edge Web session - Login tab

 

Browser Extensions

Your session must be checked as Enable web browser extension link for the auto fill feature to work. This is used in conjunction with the web browser extension. Please consult Devolutions Web Login topic for more information.

 

Microsoft Edge Web session - Browser Extensions tab

Microsoft Edge Web session - Browser Extensions tab

 

Advanced

Microsoft Web session - Advanced tab

Microsoft Web session - Advanced tab

 

OPTION

DESCRIPTION

Automatic refresh

Enable the regular refresh of the page.

Minutes

Allows you to personalize the frequency of the refresh.

Refresh once after delay

Delay that occurs after almost every action in Remote Desktop Manager before the currently selected mode is queried to display information in various tabs. Adjust this to adapt to your environment.