Cannot set Edge as default browser | Windows 10

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  1. jaden Win User

    Cannot set Edge as default browser | Windows 10


    Edge does not appear on the default browser list.



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    jaden, Jul 2, 2018
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  2. Parth P Patel Win User

    Unable to set default browser

    Hi,

    Thank you for posting on Microsoft Community. I understand the inconvenience you are facing. I will certainly help you with this.

    The information which you have provided is not enough for us to determine the issue. Please provide us more information.

    • Does this issue happens while you try to set other browser as default too or is it specific to specific browser?


    To set Internet Explorer/Edge as a default browser, I suggest you to follow the below given steps:



    • Press Windows key and type Default Program in search and hit enter.
    • Select "Set your default programs"
    • Click on “Internet Explorer" or “Edge”.
    • Select "Set this program as default” and Click OK.


    Please post back with the results and the information asked, we will be glad to assist you further.

    Thank you.
     
    Parth P Patel, Jul 2, 2018
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  3. Anju Thekkethil Win User
    How to set Microsoft Edge as default browser.

    Hi,

    Thank you for posting on Microsoft Community. We appreciate your interest in Windows 10.

    A quick question before we proceed:

    Are you trying to set Microsoft Edge as default browser?

    If yes, I suggest you to try the steps below to make
    Microsoft Edge as default browser.

    Step 1: Go to settings by typing
    Settings in the search bar next to Start button, and press
    Enter.

    Step 2: Click on
    System option from the window, and select Default apps from the left side panel of the screen.

    Step 3: Under
    Choose Default apps, scroll down the page, and select
    Set defaults by app.

    Step 4: Select
    Microsoft Edge under Programs, and click on
    Set this program as default.

    Step 5: Click
    OK. Close the window, and check if the issue is resolved.

    Hope this helps. Let us know if you need further assistance. We will be glad to help you further.
     
    Anju Thekkethil, Jul 2, 2018
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  4. guustavooo Win User

    Cannot set Edge as default browser | Windows 10

    Unable to set default browser

    • Does this issue happens while you try to set other browser as default too or is it specific to specific browser?

    Any browser.

    Already did the steps you suggested. It's some kind of bug where it's impossible to set a default browser at all.

    I heard elsewhere from one other user
    that it seems to be a problem with upgrading to 10 on the SP3. Sounds very specifc.
     
    guustavooo, Jul 2, 2018
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