Most PC users are concerned about their online privacy. Many websites ask your permissions to access your location, microphone, and even camera. Tak, it’s very important to assess website permissions time to time.
Whenever a website asks for permission to access your camera, microphone, or location, Microsoft Edge displays a notification with an option to deny the permission. But what if you have already granted a website to permission to access your location, microphone or camera, and now want to change it?
Našťastie, Microsoft Edge offers two ways to check if a website has permissions to use your location, microphone, a fotoaparát. You can either turn off one these permissions or clear all permissions at once.
Following are the two easy ways to check if a website has permissions to use your camera, microphone, and location.
POZNÁMKA: Please remember that these methods and steps for Microsoft Edge browser. The procedure to change website permissions in other web browsers are also similar but might not be the same.
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This method is the easiest way out there to check if a website has permission to use your location, microphone, and camera.
Krok 1: In the Edge browser, open the website that you want to check if it’s using your location, fotoaparát, and microphone.
Krok 2: Click the small lock icon (refer to the picture) next to the address bar to see all permissions granted to the currently open website. If the website has permissions to access location, fotoaparát, or microphone or all of them, you can see them in the permissions section.
Turn off the option next to a permission to stop the permission. Click Clear permissions button to stop all currently granted permissions to the website.
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Krok 1: In the Edge browser, kliknite na tlačidlo Viac options (see picture below) and then click Nastavenia.
Krok 2: Kliknite na tlačidlo Zobrazenie rozšírených nastavení. You should now see advanced settings.
Krok 3: V Website permissions sekcia, kliknite na tlačidlo Spravovať tlačidlo.
Krok 4: Click on a URL to view all permissions granted to the particular URL. Turn off the option next to a permission to stop the permission. To clear all permissions granted to the URL, kliknite na tlačidlo Clear permissions tlačidlo.
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Stop Edge from using Camera, umiestnenie, and microphone
Krok 1: Prejdite na Nastavenia > Ochrana osobných údajov > Fotoaparát. Turn off the option next to Microsoft Edge to stop Edge and all websites from using your camera.
Krok 2: ísť na Nastavenia > Ochrana osobných údajov > Location, and turn off the option next to Microsoft Edge entry to stop Edge and websites from using your location.
Krok 3: Podobne, to stop Edge and websites from using your microphone, ísť na Nastavenia > Ochrana osobných údajov > Microphone, and then turn off the option next to Microsoft Edge.
Refer to our how to change app permissions in Windows 10 guide to protect your privacy.