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How to Download Webpage for Offline Viewing in Edge Android?

Reading blogs or some articles will not always require internet connectivity if you have already downloaded it to read in offline mode. Edge Browser gives you this feature so that you can easily read without an internet connection. To do so, launch the page that you wish to download and tap on the three dots at the bottom of the screen and click on “download the page”. To view the same downloaded sites tap on the ‘Downloads’ in the menu.

When we are traveling with limited or no internet access, then it’s a good option to keep an offline copy of a webpage. The offline copy of the webpage can be accessed without any internet connection with all attachments. However, we may not be able to navigate or open links that are not available offline.

I keep a copy of blog pages for further reading when I am traveling without the internet. If I want to access the live page, then performing a hard refresh in edge android will connect the online version of the webpage. It helps me stay productive even when I am traveling.

You can also keep a copy of the page that you frequently visit for reference. This will help you in saving the network bandwidth as well. For example, a Wikipedia page of the destination or historical place you’re visiting along with family can be kept for reference and saved offline.

Related: How to Download Pages for Offline Access in Edge Computer?

There is an option to share the offline pages on Google Chrome for Android. However, I see that option missing on Edge for Android. Anyways, offline reading is a great feature that is available in the Edge browser.

How to Download a Webpage Offline in Edge Android?

If we want to keep an offline copy of a website page, then we need to download that page first. It’s quite easy to download any page on Edge Android. The edge download offline is an amazing feature that helps you read even when you are offline.

Here are the steps to download the website offline and view it on Microsoft Edge for Android:

  1. Launch Microsoft Edge on Android.
  2. Open the website page that you want to download locally.
  3. Tap on horizontal 3dots icon the menu for options.
  4. Select the option — Download page from the list.
  5. If you are using the feature for the first time, you need to allow storage permission for Microsoft Edge.
  6. The page will be downloaded into storage.

Download Page in Microsoft Edge Android

If you tap on the OPEN link then you will be able to view the webpage in offline mode.

How to Open the Offline Pages in Edge Android?

Once the edge offline page is downloaded, it is stored within the browser storage. Just like any other browser the downloads are available in the download folder of the Edge browser.

Here are the steps to access the downloaded offline webpage in Edge Android:

  1. Launch Microsoft Edge on Android.
  2. Tap on horizontal 3dots icon the menu for options.
  3. Select the Downloads icon.
  4. Here you will be able to see a list of all the downloaded web pages.
  5. Tap on any downloaded link to view the page in offline mode.

Offline copy of the page in Microsoft Edge for Android

You will notice that the edge offline page has been opened and is available in offline mode. If you want to view the offline downloaded page in the online mode, then just hard refresh the page in Edge for Android.

How to Remove the Downloaded Page in Edge Android?

If you’re done with reading the edge offline page and you no longer need the offline version, then it’s good to delete the page. This will help in regaining the download storage. The Microsoft edge download offline has the option to delete the downloaded pages as well.

Here are the steps to remove the downloaded webpages in Microsoft Edge for Android:

  1. Launch Edge Chromium for Android.
  2. Tap on horizontal 3dots icon the menu for options.
  3. Select the Downloads icon.
  4. Here you will be able to see a list of all the downloaded web pages.
  5. Tap on vertical 3dots icon the menu for options.
  6. Select the Remove command to permanently delete the offline page.

Remove download offline page microsoft edge

The edge download offline website page will be removed from the list as well as from the local storage in your Android phone.

Video on Offline Mode in Microsoft Edge

Here is the video demo on downloading a website page for edge offline access and also how to delete the edge offline files once done with reading.

How to Download Webpage for Offline view Edge Android?

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Bottom Line: Edge Android Offline Reading

The Edge offline reading is a really helpful feature that can be used while you’re running off-network. You can also print the webpage as a PDF file to maintain an offline copy of the page.

Whenever I travel on the train or via air, I make it a habit to use the Microsoft edge download offline feature to download debates which can be referred to later when I need them. This not only helps me to save my data but also to utilize my time.

Also, once you have finished reading the entire article or the blog, you get the option to remove it from downloads to free up the space. For this, you just need to go to the download list and tap the three dots in front of the downloaded page and select the remove option.

Similarly, you can also download and save a website page for offline reading in the Edge browser on a desktop or PC machine. The page and supporting files will be stored on the local disk on the computer.

Do you use the offline reading in Edge Android? What pages do you keep in offline mode?

FAQs

How to download a webpage offline in Edge Android?

To download a webpage offline in Edge Android, you need to launch the web page and then tap on the three dots at the bottom of the screen where you will find an option to download the page in the lower section.

How to remove the downloaded page in Edge Android?

If you want to remove the downloaded page in Edge Android, then first tap on the three dots at the bottom of the screen and open the downloads section. There you will see the list of all the downloaded pages. Tap on the three dots in front of that page which you want to remove and then tap on remove.

How to open the offline pages in Edge Android?

If you want open the offline pages in Edge Android, then tap on the three dots at the bottom of the screen and open the Downloads icon on the left-hand side.

Lastly, here are the recommended web browsers for your computer and mobile phone that you should give a try.

WindowsMacOSiOSAndroidLinux
Chrome WindowsChrome MacChrome iOSChrome AndroidFirefox Linux
Firefox WindowsSafari MacSafari iOSEdge AndroidChrome Linux
Edge WindowsFirefox MacEdge iOSSamsung InternetEdge Linux

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