Impero is proud to announce our long awaited browser extension for the Microsoft Edge platform. With this extension installed you can log, block and run websites in the classroom using Microsoft’s most up to date browser, Edge. Edge extensions are deployed on a per user, per machine basis and are distributed via the Windows Store.
To install the Edge extension, proceed as follows:
1. Open Edge.
2. Click on the "..." button in the top right of the page and select "Extensions".
3. Click on "Get extensions from the Store".
4. Search for the extension, a good search term to use is "Impero".
5. Open the extension's page and click on "Get".
5a. You may be prompted to sign-in with a Microsoft account
6. Once the extension is downloaded close the store page and return to the list of extensions that opened after step 2.
7. When prompted to turn the extension on. Turn it on.
8. Download, extract, and run the script below.
Now that our Extension is available, it can be distributed to users through the Microsoft Store or Microsoft Store for Education.
Microsoft controls the way in which Edge Extensions are deployed and Admins must choose one of the following options.
It is necessary that the following script is deployed to systems after the Edge Extension are deployed http://bit.ly/ImperoEdProEdgeExtensionInstallScript
Distribute apps with a management tool - https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoft-store/distribute-apps-with-management-tool
Distribute offline apps - https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoft-store/distribute-offline-apps
Configure an MDM provider - https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoft-store/configure-mdm-provider-microsoft-store-for-business
INTUNE - Manage apps you purchased from the Microsoft Store for Business with Microsoft Intune - https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/mem/intune/apps/windows-store-for-business
SCCM - Manage apps from the Microsoft Store for Business with System Center Configuration Manager - https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/sccm/apps/deploy-use/manage-apps-from-the-windows-store-for-business
If the app is in the Store for Education and assigned to the users, the app can be install in the added tab for the School in the Microsoft Store App. The school assigns app to users this way: Assign apps to employees - https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoft-store/assign-apps-to-employees