Reinstalling Edge

Microsoft Edge, is tightly integrated with Windows 10, however sometimes it needs some basic understanding in order to troubleshoot.

Here are some useful facts.

Edge uses an internal Extensible Storage Engine (ESE) database to store favorites. The location of the database is:


To fully reset Edge

  1. Click the three dots . . .  > Settings > Clear
  2. Close Edge
  3. Remove everything from the following location:


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

Confirm Logged Events

Get-Appxlog | Out-GridView

Author: Dan

IT Expert & System Administrator.

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