1. Joined : Feb 2016
    Posts : 1
    windows 10
       16 Feb 2016 #1

    Edge Resets to default settings


    Edge resets to default setting after every W10 update.

    Can MS stop this please ?

    Favourites are gone, I have to run xcopy to add back.
    Google search is no longer the default search provider.
    It also offers to remember password which I disabled.

    Regards
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


  2. Joined : Nov 2015
    Posts : 1,838
    64bit Win 10 Pro ver 1607 Build 14393.693
       16 Feb 2016 #2

    Hello and welcome

    This is a common problem it seems although I have never had the defaults change or favourites disappear for Edge since I have been using it. My theory, but I have not yet proved it, is that it depends on whether you login with a Microsoft account or not. I have always used a Microsoft account for login and I find that all my defaults seem to be kept from one update to the next, immediately after a major update the favourites may not show but once the account has properly synced they are all back again.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  3.    16 Feb 2016 #3

    Hi vinividz - this is not a Microsoft site. You would have to ask them.

    Do you mean update (anything at all from Windows update) or upgrade from build 10240 to 10586 for example?

    It would be nice if upgrades preserved your details but if they don't then they don't. Updates don't seem to change anything though.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


 


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