Last updated on : 2022-06-30
The Beacon API enables you to post analytics event data through navigator.sendBeacon() , even if the page has been unloaded. Useful for reporting analytics data immediately after a user leaves a page or asynchronously posts information about any successful/failed sign-in attempt.
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To make a right testing strategy it's important to understand how many users are actually using Microsoft Edge 17
To help you build the right browser testing matrix, here's the overall marketshare of both Microsoft Edge browser and Microsoft Edge version 17.
Data Source: Statcounter.com
Data Source: Statcounter.com
To create a automation testing strategy for checking your webapps on Microsoft Edge 17, you first need to check what technologies are supported on Microsoft Edge 17.
Here's a list of all web technologies categorized by thier support level for Microsoft Edge 17.
Browser Support For IE Versions
Browser Support For Edge Versions
Browser Support For Firefox Versions
Browser Support For Chrome Versions
Browser Support For Safari Versions
Browser Support For Opera Versions
Browser Support For Safari on iOS Versions
Browser Support For Android Browser Versions
Browser Support For Opera Mobile Versions
Browser Support For Chrome for Android Versions
Browser Support For Firefox for Android Versions
Browser Support For Samsung Internet Versions
A flagship browser created by Microsoft is a cross-platform web browser that comes pre-loaded & set as the default for Windows machines. With ...... % worldwide browser market share, it is becoming widely popular. Especially, since it released its Chromium-based versions.
Since, the release of Chromium-based Edge browsers, its increased popularity stimulated Microsoft to release it in macOS and Linux.
Talking about updates, Beta Channel is the most stable and gets a major update every six weeks. Dev Channel is the place to be if you want to see weekly updates and be the first to test features that have been tested and verified by the Microsoft Edge team. Though not bug safe, it's the 'safest' way to see some of the forthcoming bleeding-edge features. However, the Canary Channel is updated every night automatically. Usually referred unstable and least recommended to use it in the everyday web.
The new Microsoft Edge replaced the legacy version with the 'wave' icon. It is well integrated into the entire platforms of Windows 11 & + machines. It allows users to operate Cortana voice assistant to perform voice searches, for example, or save information straight to OneDrive without any hassle.
Download the latest version of Microsoft Edge, from the official site of Microsoft.
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