Here’s How to Uninstall Microsoft Edge from Windows 10

From the past few years, Microsoft is working painstakingly in improving its Windows core browser. Earlier this year, Microsoft revamped its Edge browser by integrating a slew of new features. The newer version is based on the Chromium open-source project. The newest version of Microsofts OS – Windows 10 2004 (May 2020) Update knocked up with the Chromium-based Edge browser.

The newer Microsoft Edge browser works well on the Windows 10. But in case you want to uninstall the browser from your system, then this might not be possible after updating to the Windows 10 2004 build. Here’s How to Uninstall Microsoft Edge Browser from Windows 10.

Just a few days ago, Microsoft issues a statement regarding the removal of Chromium-based Edge Browser from its OS. If you’re not aware of the statement, then here is what Microsoft wrote:

The new version of Microsoft Edge gives users full control over importing personal data from the legacy version of Microsoft Edge. The new version of Microsoft Edge is included in a Windows system update, so the option to uninstall it or use the legacy version of Microsoft Edge will no longer be available.

But, there’s a way by which you can easily remove or uninstall Microsoft Edge browser from Windows 10 desktop or laptop.

How to Uninstall Microsoft Edge in Windows 10 (Easily)

As of now, you can remove the Edge browser from Windows 10, by tweak settings. We don’t know how long this method will work. here are the steps that you can follow to uninstall Edge from Windows 10.

  1. At first, Open Command Prompt as an admin.
  2. Now copy the below mentioned source, then paste it in CMD.
    C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft\Edge\Application\83.0.478.58\Installer
  3. Then, execute this command.
    setup.exe --uninstall --system-level --verbose-logging -- force-uninstall

All done? Restart your system. That’s it.

In case you want to reinstall it in the future, then you can easily download the latest version from Microsoft’s official website and sideload it manually on your system.

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If you’re facing any issues, while removing the Microsoft Edge from your Windows 10 PC, then make sure to leave a comment in the comment box. Also, share this article with your friends.

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