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EdgeHTML is a proprietary browser engine from Microsoft, originally used in the Edge web browser first introduced in Windows 10 released in 2014.wikipedia
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Microsoft Edge

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EdgeHTML is a proprietary browser engine from Microsoft, originally used in the Edge web browser first introduced in Windows 10 released in 2014.
Originally built with Microsoft's own EdgeHTML and Chakra engines, in 2019 Edge was rebuilt as a Chromium-based browser, using the Blink and V8 engines.

Trident (software)

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EdgeHTML is a fork of Microsoft's Trident that was the engine of the Internet Explorer browser.
In the Microsoft Edge browser, Trident was superseded by its fork, EdgeHTML.

Browser engine

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EdgeHTML is a proprietary browser engine from Microsoft, originally used in the Edge web browser first introduced in Windows 10 released in 2014.
Microsoft formerly developed its own proprietary browser engines, Trident and EdgeHTML, but now uses Blink for its Edge browser.

Chakra (JavaScript engine)

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With that update to Chakra Edge provided to most extensive support for ECMAScript 6 according to the Kangax benchmark with 84% (and 90% with all flags enabled), 13% ahead of Mozilla Firefox 42, the then-current version of Firefox and runner-up.
Like the Edge layout engine and unlike previous versions in Internet Explorer, the declared intention is that it will reflect the "Living Web".

Comparison of browser engines

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Proprietary software

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EdgeHTML is a proprietary browser engine from Microsoft, originally used in the Edge web browser first introduced in Windows 10 released in 2014.

Microsoft

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EdgeHTML is a proprietary browser engine from Microsoft, originally used in the Edge web browser first introduced in Windows 10 released in 2014.

Web browser

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EdgeHTML is a proprietary browser engine from Microsoft, originally used in the Edge web browser first introduced in Windows 10 released in 2014.

Windows 10

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EdgeHTML is a proprietary browser engine from Microsoft, originally used in the Edge web browser first introduced in Windows 10 released in 2014. On October 8, 2017, EdgeHTML 16 was released to Windows 10 as part of the 2017 Fall Creators Update, having WebAssembly enabled by default. However, Microsoft decided to ship Internet Explorer 11 in Windows 10 as it was in Windows 8.1, leaving EdgeHTML only for the new Edge browser.

Chromium (web browser)

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In December 2018, Microsoft announced plans to release Edge rebuilt as a Chromium-based browser, using the Blink engine.

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On November 4 2019, Microsoft at its Ignite show at Orange County Convention Center announced that the final version will be generally available on January 15, 2020.

Universal Windows Platform

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EdgeHTML will continue to be available for Universal Windows Platform apps.

Fork (software development)

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EdgeHTML is a fork of Microsoft's Trident that was the engine of the Internet Explorer browser.

Internet Explorer

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EdgeHTML is a fork of Microsoft's Trident that was the engine of the Internet Explorer browser.

Component-based software engineering

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EdgeHTML is designed as a software component to allow software developers to easily add web browsing functionality to their own applications.

Programmer

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EdgeHTML is designed as a software component to allow software developers to easily add web browsing functionality to their own applications.

Component Object Model

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It presents a COM interface for accessing and editing web pages in any COM-supported environment, like C++ and .NET.

C++

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It presents a COM interface for accessing and editing web pages in any COM-supported environment, like C++ and .NET.

.NET Framework

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It presents a COM interface for accessing and editing web pages in any COM-supported environment, like C++ and .NET.

WebAssembly

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On October 8, 2017, EdgeHTML 16 was released to Windows 10 as part of the 2017 Fall Creators Update, having WebAssembly enabled by default.

Progressive web application

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Internet Explorer 11

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Microsoft first introduced the EdgeHTML rendering engine as part of Internet Explorer 11 in the Windows Technical Preview build 9879 on November 12, 2014.

Windows 8.1

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However, Microsoft decided to ship Internet Explorer 11 in Windows 10 as it was in Windows 8.1, leaving EdgeHTML only for the new Edge browser.

Windows 10 Mobile

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EdgeHTML was also added to Windows 10 Mobile and the second Windows Server 2016 Technical Preview.

Windows Server 2016

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EdgeHTML was also added to Windows 10 Mobile and the second Windows Server 2016 Technical Preview.