Can Edge or other browser share website links to Whatsapp Desktop?

Status
Not open for further replies.

jac daniel

New member
May 10, 2020
3
0
1
Visit site
Can't find a way of sharing website url links/content directly to WhatsApp desktop app (or Evernote) that have been downloaded from the Microsoft store - even though the store displays the share icon in the app description.
(Note: I would rather not cut and paste stuff into these apps but use this share context menu method.)

Screenshot 1.jpg

Screenshot 2.jpg

Screenshot 3.jpg

The 3 pictures show that (as an example) WhatsApp downloaded from the Microsoft store does not appear in the share menu that gets activated from Microsoft Edge. (However a previously installed Twitter app did appear there.)

I have tried 2 things to no avail to try to put a share menu in Windows Settings>System which would enable me to independently turn on and off share apps in the browser (as displayed in picture 3 above).

First to try creating a DWord registry entry in: Computer\HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Control Panel and called the key EnableShareSettings which i turned on to (1).

Secondly, I installed Ultimate Windows Tweaker v4.7.1 and ticked the box to enable share menu in settings; restarted etc.

As stated both ways no good, and now out of ideas.

The above 2 procedures have been deleted/uninstalled back to how things were in Windows 10 Pro i run - version.1909 (OS Build 18363.815).

I have tried sharing from Microsoft Edge Version 81.0.416.72 (Official build) (64-bit) and from Firefox v.76.0.1 (32 Bit).

Any help suggestions would be much appreciated
 
Status
Not open for further replies.

Members online

Forum statistics

Threads
323,800
Messages
2,244,415
Members
428,130
Latest member
themoviesverse