1.    22 Jan 2016 #1
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    Edge Question

    Hi, I am new to the forums and I have no idea where to begin to ask the question or even where I should be looking in the threads, so if this has been answered previously, I am sorry to ask you to repeat the answer! I am having a problem with the "favorites bar" disappearing every time there is a change or an update to Windows 10 (i.e. when the new updates are installed). When I log back into Windows 10, my favorites bar has disappeared from the screen and I have to reset my homepage. Is this something I just have to deal with, as it is a real pain to repin my favorites bar, or am I doing something wrong? Thanks for helping the newbie... Bernie
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  2.    24 Jan 2016 #2
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    I don't use Edge so I don't know if the following will work for you....................
    If your Favorites bar is missing, click the 3 dots at top right > click Settings > scroll to Fvaorites settings > click View favorites settings > click show the favorites bar.

    Will that restore your favorites bar without re-setting homepage, re-pinning etc etc ?
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  3.    24 Jan 2016 #3
    Join Date : Jul 2015
    Eastbourne East Sussex UK
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    Windows 10 Home x64: 1607 Redstone (1) Build 143934.321

    I use Edge all the time used to use Favourites Bar but found it better and tidier to use Life at a Glance via Start
    But once checked then your Bar should stay
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  4.    24 Jan 2016 #4
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    The alternative, if you can to consider, is to go back using IE11, or 3rd party browser such as Chrome or FireFox.

    IE11 can be found under All apps > Windows Accessories.
    Right click at it can Pin to Start > click More and you can pin it to taskbar > click Open file location > right click at Internet Explorer > click Desktop (create shortcut) will get you a shortcut at desktop.
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  5.    24 Jan 2016 #5
    Join Date : Feb 2015
    Bamberg Germany
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    Windows 10 Pro 64-bit / Ubuntu & Windows 8.1 in Hyper-V

    You might want to make sure you're syncing Edge and your system settings to OneDrive(I believe you need to be using your Microsoft Account for this). Then when you get a version upgrade or even reinstall Win10, where it says "Getting things ready" it will set everything it can back up for you.

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