Setting up Edge for Explorer Mode
With Microsoft doing away with internet explorer, once you upgrade to edge or windows 11, you will no longer have access to internet explorer without doing a few step.
Click on the 3 dots on the top right and go to settings and go to default browser. The setting should be has follows below.
- Let internet Explorer open sites in Microsoft Edge – Always (Recommended)
- Allow sites to be reloaded internet mode pages.
Internet Mode pages allow you to add URL to have them always open in internet explorer.
Knowing when the Edge is in explorer mode
When you open the browser, you will see the edge icon, that tells you the browser is in Edge mode.
To switch to Internet Explorer Mode, you will need to click on the three dots on the top right and select, reload in internet Explorer Mode. The page will reload in Internet Explorer Mode.
You can also add it to the list, so you can skip that step when you go to that URL. By hitting the toggle button and clicking on done, will add it to the Internet Explorer website list.