Edge-Based Browser Control Officially Released
It's officially here. The new Edge-based web browser control for Microsoft Access is now Generally Available for Microsoft 365 versions 2304 and later.
A few months ago, Microsoft began rolling out the modern Edge-based browser control to Beta and Insider builds:
The Edge browser control is now in production on builds 16.0.16327.20214 and greater. If you are on the Current build of Microsoft 365, you should be able to update to the latest version to see the new feature.
To check your current version of Access and update to the latest available version, go to File > Account:
Reference: EdgeBrowserControl Object VBA Reference
General Information: Use the Edge browser control on a form
Joe Jimenez, the lead developer of the new Edge-based browser control, described the features of the new control and demonstrated its capabilities at a recent monthly meeting of the Denver Area Access Users Group. The section on the browser control begins at the 30:42 mark of the recording:
For more information on using this new control, check out the following video from fellow Access MVPs Maria Barnes, George Hepworth, and Colin Riddington: