If you’re not satisfied from Edge browser and want to uninstall Microsoft edge browser from Windows 10? Actually, there exist an easy way to do so.
Microsoft Edge is the default browser in Windows 10. It was created to replace Internet Explorer. No doubt it’s still available in Windows 10 but is not longer the default browser of Windows operating system, which is really an impressive move by the software giant.
Microsoft Edge is better than Internet Explorer as well as other modern browsers available for Windows 10 in many areas. It provides you edge dark mode, neat and clean interface, let you write on web pages, fully optimized for touch users, change edge download file location, you can import favorites from other browsers, install edge extensions to add more functionalities, and also has lots of useful features to improve your web browsing experience.
The newly introduced Edge browser is much better than Internet Explorer in many areas, but it’s not complete yet, due to which lots of Chrome and Firefox users are still not impressed from the browser.
If you’re using Firefox, Chrome, or Opera browser and want to uninstall Microsoft Edge browser from Windows 10, you definitely have tried to uninstall Edge from Windows 10. Edge is the core application of the Windows 10 operating system and due to which just like other apps, Edge can’t be removed using the Settings app. The worst part is that even Powershell method to uninstall default apps won’t help you to uninstall the edge browser from the Windows 10.
Script to Uninstall Microsoft Edge Browser from Windows 10
The script to uninstall edge browser from Windows 10 is created by MSFN user Legolash20. The script was further tweaked by WinAero and makes it easier to use. The script let you uninstall the edge browser from Windows 10.
Note: Before uninstalling the edge from the Windows 10, keep in mind that its core part of operating system and uninstalling edge can affect the stability and performance of your Windows 10 PC. So I recommend you to create a restore point using the script to remove edge.
How to Uninstall Microsoft Edge Browser from Windows 10
1. Download the Uninstall Edge Zip file using this link.
2. After that extract, the file and you will get two files named as Uninstall Edge.cmd and Install_wim_tweak. Just right click on the file named as Uninstall Edge and Run as administrator option.
When UAC appear, click Yes to Continue.
At this point, maybe SmartScreen appear with the warning that this app is unrecognized and this app can put your PC at risk. Just click on More info link and after that click on Run anyways to run the script.
3. Wait for the script to complete the work. Once done, you will see a message on the command windows that Microsoft Edge should be uninstalled. Please reboot your Windows 10 message.
Just reboot your Windows 10 PC. That’s it. You may also love to read about how to uninstall Cortana application from Windows 10
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With the help of above script, you can uninstall Microsoft edge browser from Windows 10. Why don’t you try this out? In case if you want edge browser back in the Windows 10. Check out the tutorial on how to reinstall Microsoft Edge browser in Windows 10.
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