How to reinstall edge?

how to reinstall edge

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Hi,

My name is Angel. I am an Independent Advisor. Thank you for posting in Microsoft Community.

First step try to repair Edge:

Open Start > Settings > Apps > Apps & features
Find Microsoft Edge, Select it > Click Advanced options >Click Repair

If issue persist try a clean boot. it allows you to run your PC with only a minimal set of drivers and programs:

1) On your keyboard, press the Windows logo key and R at the same time, type msconfig and press Enter.
2) Go to Services tab, check the box for Hide all Microsoft services. Click the Disable all button.
3) Go to Startup tab and click Open Task Manager.
4) Select each item on the list and click Disable.
5) Close your Task Manager and restart your computer.
6) If Edge still opens and closes unexpectedly in a few seconds.

Also you can reinstall Microsoft Edge:

1) On your keyboard, press the Windows key and S at the same time, then type powershell. Right-click Windows PowerShell and select Run as administrator.
When prompted with the administrator permission, click Yes to continue.
2) In the PowerShell window, copy and paste in the following command:
Get-AppXPackage -AllUsers | Foreach {Add-AppxPackage -DisableDevelopmentMode -Register “$($_.InstallLocation)\AppXManifest.xml”}

3) You will see a Deployment Operation Progress pop up. Wait for the process to finish. Then try your Edge again.

Check Group Policy Editor:

1) On your keyboard, press the Windows key and S at the same time, type group policy and click Edit group policy.
2) On the left side of the pane, go to Computer Configuration > Administrative Templates > Windows Components. Under Windows Components category, click App package Deployment.
3) On the right side of the pane, double-click Allow deployment operations in special profiles.
4) Click Enabled. Click Apply and OK.


Hope the information provided is useful. If the issue persists, reply here and we will be glad to help you.
Angel.

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Hello. I'm Rey, an Independent Advisor willing to help the users.

Please follow the steps in the below article:

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Hello TY,

I'm Independent Advisor and Microsoft MVP, here to help you with your question.

You can re-register Microsoft Edge. Perform these steps:

1. Search for Windows PowerShell using Cortana or Windows Search.

2. From results, right click on Windows PowerShell and select Run as administrator.

3. Then type following command and press Enter key:

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

Let the command complete.

4. Close Windows PowerShell and check Edge, it should work fine now.

Let us know if this helps!
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