Importing bookmarks into Microsoft Edge

Microsoft Edge has the ability to import bookmarks, history, passwords and other information from other browsers.

This is a manual process, so please follow the steps below:

If you have any issues during this import process, please contact SVI IT at

Open Microsoft Edge and complete the initial setup process.

Click the ellipsis (…) and select Settings at the bottom of the menu.

Note: Although macOS screenshots are provided, the process is the same on Windows.

You’ll be provided with a menu, select “Import browser data”

Next select “Choose What to Import”

You’ll then be given a menu to select which browser you wish to import from and what information you wish to bring over.

Microsoft Edge will import bookmarks from the following browsers:


  • Internet Explorer

  • Mozilla Firefox

  • Google Chrome


  • Apple Safari

  • Mozilla Firefox

  • Google Chrome


Select Import at the bottom of the window and you’ve imported all your information from another browser.