Repair, Reset Microsoft Edge in Windows 10

About Microsoft Edge

If you are using a Windows computer, you must be using browsers on it to surfing on the web. There are a number of browsers (i.e. Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Opera, Safari for Windows, etc.) available over the web. One of them is Microsoft Edge. Edge is built-in web browser in Windows 10 developed by Microsoft Corporation. In case if you get any problem in Edge browser, do you know how to repair, reset Microsoft Edge in Windows 10?

Edge won't openIf you’re in problem with Microsoft Edge then, I am sure, many of you are looking for the easiest way to repair, reset Microsoft Edge. But do you know that repair, reset feature doesn’t available in Windows 10 Creators Update (Ver. 1703). This feature is available in Fall Creators Update (Ver. 1709) in Windows 10 as of now. Surely continued to upcoming versions of Edge. Hereby, explaining this article to repair, reset Edge as below: Steps to Repair or Reset Microsoft Edge Click To Tweet

Repair, Reset Microsoft Edge

Step 1. Right-click on Windows Start Menu and select “Settings” to open Windows 10 Settings App.

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Step 2. Navigate to Apps (Uninstall, defaults, optional features) and click on it to open.

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Step 3. In the left pane, Apps & features is selected by default. Do not click anywhere else in the right pane. Go to the right side and under Apps & features, scroll-down the page and look for “Microsoft Edge” and select it.

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Step 4. Once you have selected Microsoft Edge, you will see the “Advanced Options”, click to open advanced options. You may also uninstall Built-In Apps in Windows 10.

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Step 5. Alright, here we got the options to repair, reset Microsoft Edge browser.

NOTE: If you are using any favorites or bookmarks, taking backup of them is recommended, before you start resetting of Edge browser. You may lose them once you’re resetting it.

  1. Repairing of Microsoft Edge won’t affect anything on it. Try to repair first and once repair finished, launch Edge and see if it’s working fine, if not, doing reset it the best option.
  2. Resetting of Microsoft Edge can remove data, including browsing history, cookies, favorites & bookmarks and any settings that you have made on Edge. Click Reset It will have finished within quick moments.reset Microsoft edge

Once the process is completed. Restart your computer once to take the settings in place. You’re your system come back after a reboot, launch Edge browser, it should be working fine and your problem Microsoft Edge isn’t working has resolved by doing repair, reset Microsoft Edge. Steps to Repair or Reset Microsoft Edge Click To Tweet

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