How to restrict access to extensions / how to prevent extensions from being turned off?

Anonym 0 Reputation points

Is it possible to prevent or disable access to the "edge://extensions/" page? Otherwise, the extensions can be removed easily. That should, of course, be prevented. The extensions themselves should still work.

Microsoft Edge
Microsoft Edge
A Microsoft cross-platform web browser that provides privacy, learning, and accessibility tools.
2,040 questions
A family of Microsoft operating systems that run across personal computers, tablets, laptops, phones, internet of things devices, self-contained mixed reality headsets, large collaboration screens, and other devices.
4,527 questions
{count} votes

1 answer

Sort by: Most helpful
  1. ShiJieLi-MSFT 6,431 Reputation points Microsoft Vendor

    Hi @Anonym,

    According to your demand, there's a group policy that can satisfy it very well: ExtensionInstallForcelist (extension ID required).

    If you need help in configuring group policies, you can check Configure Microsoft Edge policy settings on Windows devices.

    After successfully configured, extensions should look like this:extension

    If the answer is helpful, please click "Accept Answer" and kindly upvote it. If you have extra questions about this answer, please click "Comment".

    Note: Please follow the steps in our documentation to enable e-mail notifications if you want to receive the related email notification for this thread.

    Best Regards,

    Shijie Li

    1 person found this answer helpful.
    0 comments No comments