Edge Canary adds the option to auto-save passwords and disable picture-in-picture button

Microsoft Edge logo monochrome on dark background

Microsoft Edge lately acquired a new button for enabling photo in picture (PiP) method. The browser now spots a compact button on leading of any video, making it possible for buyers to transform on PiP devoid of diving into the context menu. It is a awesome adjust to strengthen aspect discoverability, but not all customers may well like it. For those people who would fairly get rid of the button, Microsoft has some superior news.

The latest Microsoft Edge Canary provides the solution to disable the photo in picture button. Open up Microsoft Edge Canary, then go to edge://settings/information/PictureInPicture and change off the “Show Image in picture handle inside online video frame” toggle. Alternatively, you can open up Configurations and navigate to Cookies and website permissions > Photo in image management.

A page with the toggle to disable picture in picture button in Microsoft Edge Canary

Observe that disabling the PiP regulate does not avert you from taking part in movies making use of photo in image. On YouTube, for example, you require to appropriate-click the now participating in video two periods and select “Image in picture.”

An additional new characteristic in Edge Canary is the capability to auto-help save passwords without having the browser asking you initial. It is a welcome addition to assure you hardly ever fail to remember to help save passwords. You can allow password car-help save by navigating to the edge://configurations/password web site and inserting a checkmark subsequent to the “Preserve passwords immediately” possibility.

The option to enable password auto-save in Edge Canary

Ultimately, upcoming Edge updates may allow you customise more toolbar areas. In addition to enabling or disabling the Household button, Edge Canary will allow turning off the Ahead button.

The toolbar in Microsoft Edge Canary with no forward button

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