How to Enable or Disable the Swipe Navigation in Edge Android?

Learn how to enable or disable the swipe navigation within the Edge for Android phones. The swipe navigation will help in ease of navigation within the browser and Android system. However, you can stop the swipe navigation per your needs.

The evolution of mobile phones has been tremendous. It went from numeric keypads to qwerty keypads, and soft-touch buttons to touch screen. Now we are into a swipe or gesture navigation that completely eliminates buttons or even touches in the future.

The swipe navigation is an important feature that helps to quickly navigate within the browser and even within the Android phone system. With all those edgy and curvy screen, the swipe navigation has taken to the next level.

The Microsoft Edge also embraced the swipe navigation and added a feature to enable and use without any issues. However, it’s up to you whether to use the swipe navigation or continue with touch navigation.

How to Disable Swipe Navigation in Edge Android?

Here are the steps to disable the touch and swipe navigations within the Microsoft Edge for Android phones:

  1. Launch Microsoft Edge for Android browser.
  2. Tap on horizontal 3dots icon menu for options.
  3. Select the Settings menu from the options list.
  4. Scroll down to the Continue browsing option, and tap on it.
  5. Enable the toggle button against the Swipe navigation the option to turn ON.

Swipe navigation disabled in Edge Android

This will disable the swipe navigation within the Microsoft Edge browser and rely on the swipe/gesture navigation within your Android phone.

How to Enable Swipe Navigation in Edge Android?

Here are the steps to follow in order to enable the swipe navigation in Edge for Android mobile:

  1. Launch Microsoft Edge for Android browser.
  2. Tap on horizontal 3dots icon menu for options.
  3. Select the Settings menu from the options list.
  4. Scroll down to the Continue browser option, and tap on it.
  5. Disable the toggle button against the Swipe navigation the option to turn OFF.

Swipe navigation continue browsing in Edge Android

This will enable the swipe navigation within the Microsoft Edge browser that supported by Android OS in-build swipe navigation.

There might be a ripple effect of Edge swipe navigation on Android phone system navigation. I recommend comparing which setup works better for your phone and ease of use.

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Kushal Azza
Kushal Azza
Fond of latest technologies and gadgets. I'm a digital dev and analytics consultant. Also, the geek behind this blog!

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