How to Reset Microsoft Edge Browser [ Windows 10 ]

Microsoft Edge made a debut with Windows 10 launch. Although It promises to be the powerhouse and can out perform industry leaders, but problems can arise. If you experiencing slow performance, adware, toolbar or pop ups. You might want to reset Microsoft Edge browser.

Since Microsoft Edge is the part of operating system so its not quite similar to reset it. There are different ways take care of the issue. Let’s get started with the basic method first.

How to Reset Microsoft Edge Browser

Through Settings 

Click on the three horizontal dots to open the settings. From the upper right corner.



Now scroll down and select “Choose what to clear” under clear browser data section.

And inside the clear section. click on show more and select all the fields and click on clear. Now restart your PC . You Microsoft Edge browser is clean.


Reset Microsoft Edge Through PowerShell


There is also a pro method if in case above method didn’t solve the problem. You can reset the browser using power shell and it will delete and reset the system Microsoft Edge files. But before proceeding any further create a backup or alternatively you can create a restore point.

First open the following command in RUN and delete everything from the folder



Now open power shell using administrative privileges. Enter the following command and run it

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

Now your browser is completely reset.

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