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How To Reset Edge Browser In Windows 10

If you feel like you took a wrong turn with the new Edge browser in Windows 10, this guide will tell you how to reset Edge and get a fresh start.

Edge browser is easily one of Microsoft’s biggest victories in Windows 10, but if you feel like you made a wrong turn somewhere on the journey of exploring the new browser, this guide will tell you how to reset edge from scratch and give it a fresh start.

The following guide WILL delete all your favorites, bookmarks, or any saved data on Edge. So if there is anything to back up, you can follow our guide on how to backup Edge bookmarks by going here.

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Now that we have the yellow tape established, let’s get this guide started. (As always, you will find a ready made file at the end of the guide)

First off, right-click on your desktop. Select New followed by Text Document.

Now, copy-paste the following text into the body.

remove-item $env:localappdata\Packages\Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge_8wekyb3d8bbwe\* -recurse -Force 2>$null

Get-AppXPackage -Name Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge | Foreach {Add-AppxPackage -DisableDevelopmentMode -Register "$($_.InstallLocation)\AppXManifest.xml" -Verbose}

How to make your custom Ps1 file

Navigate to File in the Top left of the toolbar and choose Save As. You can save it under any name that you wish, making sure the name ends with .ps1. Under File types, select All Files and save.

How to save the file.

Now, once you have chosen a place to save your file, navigate to it. Right-click and choose “Run with Powershell

How to reset edge.

When you see a blue dialog box, Press A followed by Enter, it will automatically do everything for you.

Once Powershell has finished running and is gone from your taskbar, you will be able to run Microsoft Edge like a newborn baby. It will greet you with a familiar welcome screen that you can once again start over with.

If you are, however, facing some issues running the above tweak, download this ready-made file and be ready to run the tweak instantly with only two clicks.

Reset Edge Browser [Jumpshare]

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