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How to disable Microsoft Edge after the June 2020 update [duplicate]

I had previously disabled Microsoft Edge by changing the name of the executable file, C:\Windows\SystemApps\Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge_8wekyb3d8bbwe\MicrosoftEdge.exe. Then, the new update of Windows ...
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how do I remove Microsoft Edge from Windows 10? [duplicate]

I know with XP it was possible to remove Internet Explorer as a component, and it looks like Windows 8 made that even easier. How is IE removed from Windows 10 and what are the ramifications? see ...
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Getting rid of Microsoft Edge or disabling it [duplicate]

For some strange reason, all the icons on my desktop accessing websites became 'Microsoft Edge' when I switched from Chrome to Edge for one browsing session! I tried everything to get rid of it, but ...
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Disable Microsoft Edge [duplicate]

How do you disable Microsoft Edge in my Packard Bell EasyNote JE69KB? It is constantly sending pop up videos and games even though it is not my default browser. I want to disable it if possible.
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Windows 10 remove edge [duplicate]

I delete C:\Windows\SystemApps\Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge_8wekyb3d8bbwe but it remain on the all apps list. It didn't work but I want to remove it too.
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Microsoft 10. Need updated post on how to delete/disable Microsoft edge [duplicate]

I tried to rename Microsoft Edge folder. Doesn't work because I am not given the option of becoming administrator. Any other ideas?
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Is there still no way to uninstall Microsoft Legacy Edge? [duplicate]

Since Microsoft has started rolling out Chromium Edge for everyone having the versions v1803 and above via software updates, so, is there any way to uninstall the Legacy Edge in the lower versions of ...
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Disable Microsoft Edge Pop-up Notifications in Taskbar and System Tray

I recently started seeing popup notifications from Microsoft Edge when I try to open another browser like Firefox or Chrome: Is there any way to disable these popups without uninstalling Microsoft ...
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How to uninstall Microsoft Edge WebView2

Is there a way to uninstall the Microsoft Edge WebView2 Runtime? The Control Panel (Programs and Features) gives the option to "Change" but not to uninstall WebView2. The reason I want to ...
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How to do an in-place upgrade of Windows

A major advantage of doing an in-place upgrade compared to doing a clean install, is that all accounts, settings, and programs are kept intact. How can I do an in-place upgrade of Windows? The ...
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My computer broke down after a Windows 10 update

This is an isolated update to a previous question I asked regarding the same issue after a Windows update in June 2021. I didn't take this advice and instead continued troubleshooting. While trying to ...
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Remove Unwanted Metro Apps from Windows 10 All Apps List

For conventional desktop applications such as chrome or office, we can remove the shortcuts from all apps list by right clicking on the icon, selecting more, clicking on open file location and then ...
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Uninstall Cortana Windows 10

How do I UNINSTALL Cortana, not "disable" it. Disabling Cortana and Uninstalling Cortana are very different things... My main concern is Windows magically "re-enabling" Cortana if I disable her vs ...
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Which is THE most significant change to make Windows restart faster?

In April 2022 I updated Windows 10 on my laptop from version 1803 (build 17134.1246) to version 21H2 (build 19044.1682). I was shocked to realize that a normal restart would now take 45 minutes! Back ...
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Need to uninstall Microsoft Edge [closed]

BT wants me to uninstall all browsers because of Yahoo hacking issues. How do I uninstall Microsoft Edge without problems? I have Microsoft/Office 2010
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