How to Reset Microsoft Edge Browser To Default Settings

Do your Microsoft Edge browser isn’t perfectly working after the update of Windows 10? Then resetting the browser can be a perfect solution for you. Want to know how? Then follow the rules given below! We share here, how to reset Microsoft edge browser to default settings just a few clicks.

Windows 10 has a built-in web browser which is Microsoft Edge. Basically, it is focused on the eye-catching user interface and providing a better web experience. The developer tried to make this attractive to be unique with its extension, web notes, tab preview and many more. It is superior unique from other competitors like chrome, firefox, etc.

How to Reset Microsoft Edge browser To Default Settings

But unfortunately, sometimes MS Edge not works by crashes, not responding at startup, and some other reports says that by clicking on the logo of Microsoft edge it doesn’t open or continuously start or close.

There can be some different reasons to happen this, but resetting to the default setting of Microsoft edge can be a proper solution to get lead to this problem. But before resetting its compulsory to update your latest version of windows.

For updating your windows 10, you can follow these steps:

  1. Open settings by pressing the Windows+l key.
  2. Click update and security then go for windows update
  3. Here you will see a button “check for update”, now press it.
  4. If there’s a newer version of windows then automatically find it and install it.

Now, restart your PC and check if your Microsoft edge is working or not.

Reset your Microsoft edge browser to the factory default settings in windows 10.

[ N.B. you will lose your favorite, settings, history, and passwords you have saved in the browser after doing the next steps ]

At first, if your browser opens but occasionally it stops working or not responding then you can clear your browsing history, cached data. It can be a solution for you.

Edge not working in windows 10? Clear History, Cookies, and Browsing Data First:

If your browser opens, then,

  1. Select history
  2. Click clear history
  3. Check all the boxes then select clear.

Reset Microsoft Edge from the Settings app

And Done!

It’s good to clean browser cache, browser cookies and saved website data. Then your PC can free from adware, malware, and slow edge problem.

How to Reset Microsoft Edge browser To Default Settings in Windows 10:

Yap, it’s possible to reset or repair your Microsoft edge browser from the setting app. Here’s a major difference between reset and repair.

Here resetting the app you will lose all of the information that you saved but repairing the app won’t change anything.

Reset Edge Browser in Windows 10 from the Settings App:

Sounds interesting? Follow the steps in Windows 10:

  1. Press Windows+X key then click setting
  2. Press apps than apps and features
  3. Then search Microsoft edge
  4. Click Advanced Option
  5. If your edge is not working well then go for the repair option, and repair it.
  6. If it doesn’t make any difference then you have to do a reset

how to Reset Edge browser windows 10

Once done, restart your computer and check if it working smoothly or not! I’m sure that it’ll now work well then before!

Matiur Rahman

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