Issue with edge browser fix - Reinstall Microsoft edge browser | Windows 10 | - ReAndroid

Recently identified spike in issues related to Microsoft Edge browser found below working fix is to Reinstall edge browser. However, it is a little tricky to make Windows 10 forget about previous Edge settings and do a fresh start.



    To Reinstall edge browser try performing the following steps:

  1. Boot your computer into safe mode with networking.
  2. Press Windows key + R to get the run box.
  3. Copy and paste below in the run box:
    C:\Users\%username%\AppData\Local\Packages
  4. Delete Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge_8wekyb3d8bbwe folder
  5. Restart your system in normal mode.
  6. Type Windows Powershell in the search box.
  7. Right, click on Windows Powershell and select Run as administrator.
  8. Copy and paste the following PowerShell command.
    Get-AppXPackage -AllUsers -Name Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge | Foreach {Add-AppxPackage -DisableDevelopmentMode -Register "$($_.InstallLocation)\AppXManifest.xml" –Verbose}
  9. Wait for the command to complete, don't worry if it shows anything in red.
  10. Restart your computer edge is back there.

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