Article ID : 00020750 / Last Modified : 08/25/2016

How to use the Snap feature within the Windows User Interface (UI) version of the Internet Explorer browser.

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Follow these steps to use the Snap feature within the Windows® UI version of the Internet Explorer® browser.

  1. Point to (but do not click) the lower-right or top-right corner of the screen, and click to select the Search charm.

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    NOTE: The Windows Logo + Q key combination will also take you to the Search screen.

  2. In the Search screen, click the Apps category, and then click the Internet Explorer icon.

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  3. In the Internet Explorer screen, move the cursor to the center-top of the screen until a hand appears, and then left-click and drag the hand cursor to the bottom and then to the right or left side of the screen.
  4. The Internet Explorer browser will be Snapped to the chosen side of the screen, allowing you to have space on the remainder of the screen to open another application or perform other functions.

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