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How to pin sites to taskbar using wizard on Microsoft Edge Chromium

Microsoft Edge has a new wizard to pin sites to taskbar, and here's how to use it.

Microsoft Edge Chromium pinning site wizard

In addition to the ability to install virtually any website as a web app, the new version of Microsoft Edge based on the Chromium engine also includes an option that allows you to pin suggested websites using a guided wizard.

In this guide, you’ll learn the easy steps to pin sites as web apps in the taskbar using Microsoft Edge on Windows 10.

How to launch taskbar pinning wizard on Chromium Edge

To use the wizard to pin web apps to the taskbar, use these steps:

  1. Open Microsoft Edge.

    Quick tip: At the time of this writing, this is an experimental feature available with the version of Edge in the Canary channel.
  2. Click the Settings and more (three-dotted) button and select the More tools menu.

  3. Select the Launch pin to taskbar wizard option.

    Launch taskbar pinning wizard on Microsoft Edge
    Launch taskbar pinning wizard on Microsoft Edge
  4. Check the websites you want to pin to taskbar. (These sites will pin as Progressive Web Apps.)

  5. Click the Continue button.

    Choose sites to pin to taskbar
    Choose sites to pin to taskbar
  6. (Optional) Check the Microsoft web apps you want to see in the taskbar.

  7. Click the Continue button.

    Pin popular Microsoft web apps to taskbar
    Pin popular Microsoft web apps to taskbar
  8. Click the Close button.

Once you complete the steps, the sites you selected will appear in the taskbar for quicker access.