Windows 10: Chrome autostart with page from win10 spotlight june

  1.    1 Week Ago #1

    Chrome autostart with page from win10 spotlight june


    A real nightmare for me. When I start Chrome after a Windows reboot, it often, but not always, opens with one tab with this URL: Mixer | Interactive Livestreaming
    I am sure I never visited mixer.com in my Chrome browser, but it might have shown up when Edge was run.
    This also removes the two tabs that I have pinned in Chrome, so I have to do that all over.
    Due to the fact that this URL proclaims itself to be part of Microsoft campaign, I'm pretty sure they are to blame. Note that nothing from Mixer.com appears in my Windows lock screen (which is usually what "spotlight" refers to.
    When I open a new tab in Chrome, I get what I expect - an image from Google Earth (a Chrome extension does this).

    I want this Mixer.com crap gone! I cleared all history from Chrome.
    I have tried exiting Chrome with CTRL-SHIFT-Q and then rebooting.
    I've fiddled with Chrome extensions that I have.
    I find nothing in Windows startup that can explain this.
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  2.    1 Week Ago #2

    Run Ccleaner and the reset Chrome to default settings.
      My ComputerSystem Spec


 

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