How to import Chrome bookmarks and settings into Microsoft Edge

Use this feature to quickly bring your Chrome settings and bookmarks to Microsoft Edge.

Import Chrome bookmarks and settings to Edge
Import Chrome bookmarks and settings to Edge

Starting with the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update, Microsoft Edge introduces a number of new features, improvements, and adds some design visual changes using Microsoft’s Fluent Design System.

If you’ve been a Chrome user for a long time, and now, you want to switch, or at least you want to give Microsoft’s web browser a chance, Edge includes an option that makes it super easy to import Chrome bookmarks, browsing history, cookies, passwords, and other settings.

In this guide, you’ll learn the steps to import your Chrome settings into Microsoft Edge on Windows 10.

How to bring all your Chrome settings to Microsoft Edge

  1. Open Microsoft Edge.

  2. Click the menu (three-dotted) button on the top-right corner.

  3. Click on Settings.

  4. Click the Import from another browser button.

    Microsoft Edge settings menu
    Microsoft Edge settings menu
  5. Select Chrome.

  6. Click the Import button.

    Import Chrome settings to Edge
    Import Chrome settings to Edge

After completing the steps, you can start using Microsoft Edge with your Chrome settings.

In addition, it’s also possible to only bring your bookmarks. Simply export your Chrome bookmarks as an HTML file, and then click the Import from file button in the import settings page for Microsoft Edge.

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Mauro Huculak is a Windows expert and the Editor-in-Chief who started Pureinfotech in 2010 as an independent online publication. He is also been a Windows Central contributor for nearly a decade. Mauro has over 12 years of experience writing comprehensive guides and creating professional videos about Windows, software, and related technologies, including Android and Linux. Before becoming a technology writer, he was an IT administrator for seven years. In total, Mauro has over 20 years of combined experience in technology. Throughout his career, he achieved different professional certifications from Microsoft (MSCA), Cisco (CCNP), VMware (VCP), and CompTIA (A+ and Network+), and he has been recognized as a Microsoft MVP for many years. You can follow him on X (Twitter), YouTube, LinkedIn and About.me.