1.    29 Jan 2016 #1
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    Australia
    Posts : 26
    Windows 10 Home (x64) Version 1607

    Microsoft Edge on or off?


    I just installed latest version of CCleaner. When I run it asks to turn off MS Edge! Edge was not running to my knowledge. Does it run in background? I did a start up of computer (after shutting down) and then copied CCleaner from USB stick to desktop and installed. No other programs were opened.

    Anyone know what is happening?
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  2.    29 Jan 2016 #2
    Join Date : Nov 2015
    Posts : 4,891
    windows 10 Home threshold2

    Weird.
    I would like to know what causes that too.
    I have Ccleaner and I also do not use Edge, and I don't have Ccleaner asking me to turn off Edge.
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  3.    30 Jan 2016 #3
    Join Date : Dec 2015
    Posts : 21
    Windows 10

    I'm using CCleaner too and I recognized the same thing. I don´t use Edge at all btw.
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  4.    30 Jan 2016 #4
    Join Date : Oct 2015
    Posts : 36
    Windows 10 Pro x64-bit

    +1
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  5.    30 Jan 2016 #5
    Join Date : Jul 2014
    UK
    Posts : 19,172
    Windows 10

    Have you tried blocking it from running in the background and then tried

    Settings, Privacy, Background Apps - Turn off Microsoft Edge
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  6.    30 Jan 2016 #6
    Join Date : Nov 2013
    Posts : 358
    Windows 10 Pro 64 bit

    I have the same thing.
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  7.    30 Jan 2016 #7
    Join Date : Oct 2015
    Posts : 36
    Windows 10 Pro x64-bit

    Hi paulsalter,

    Yes, Edge was running in background, as some of other applications that i don´t use. I had disabled some of them, but when i updated W10 to another build, automatically the O.S just enabled the apps again.
    Thanks. I just did that and it worked.

    Thanks again!
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