When Microsoft Edge isnâ€™t running as expected, you can open theÂ Browser Task ManagerÂ to help understand how Microsoft Edge is using the resources on your device and when Microsoft Edgeâ€™s resource usage is unusually high so you can get back to what you want to get done.
The Microsoft Edge Browser Task Manager is a realtime monitor that tells you how much memory, CPU, network, and other resources a page is currently using. You can select one or more tabs, processes, and extensions, and click onÂ End processÂ to close them. This can be handy if you needed to close unresponsive tabs, processes, and extensions.
When the Browser Task Manager opens, you will see a list of all tabs, processes, and extensions currently running in Microsoft Edge. You can add and remove data columns in the Browser Task Manager, but the following are the default columns:
This tutorial will show you how to open the Browser Task Manager in Microsoft Edge.