1. Joined : Nov 2015
    Posts : 24
    windows 8.1 pro
       01 Mar 2016 #1

    Cannot set home button icon Microsoft Edge


    For some reason i cannot set the Home button on the top bar on Microsoft Edge .I have followed the Advanced Settings with no luck.I have attached a image of what i mean.
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  2. Joined : Jul 2015
    SouthWest, FLorida
    Posts : 469
    Win 10 Pro (x64), OSX 10.11
       01 Mar 2016 #2

    Here is a low tech workaround.
    Have Favorites Bar showing. Open the site used as Home Page. Save it to Favorites Bar & name it Home Page.
    Very crude, maybe, but, it works.

    Will look into this a little more later!
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  3. Joined : Nov 2015
    Posts : 24
    windows 8.1 pro
       01 Mar 2016 #3

    Thanks for reply
    but your suggestion did not work.When i turn off home button in Edge and re-open Edge and turn on home button ...the home icon appears but fades away when Edge is re-opened.

    I even uninstalled Edge and re-installed Edge following a fellow members suggestion tutorial but this step did not work either.

    Very strange
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  4. Joined : Nov 2015
    Posts : 4,766
    windows 10 Home threshold2
       01 Mar 2016 #4

    treblefree said: View Post
    For some reason i cannot set the Home button on the top bar on Microsoft Edge .I have followed the Advanced Settings with no luck.I have attached a image of what i mean.
    Microsoft Edge Home Button - Add or Remove in Windows 10

    Please my screenshot

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  5. Joined : Nov 2015
    Posts : 4,766
    windows 10 Home threshold2
       01 Mar 2016 #5

    treblefree said: View Post
    Thanks for reply
    but your suggestion did not work.When i turn off home button in Edge and re-open Edge and turn on home button ...the home icon appears but fades away when Edge is re-opened.

    I even uninstalled Edge and re-installed Edge following a fellow members suggestion tutorial but this step did not work either.

    Very strange
    Troubleshooting suggestion only.......................
    Checking for file corruption. It will try to repair if any found.

    Right click at Start button > click Command Prompt (Admin) > at the flashing prompt, copy/paste this.......
    sfc /scannow

    > press Enter.
    It will take quite sometime.
    When finished, it will give you one of the 3 reports...............(paraphrasing)
    1. No integrity violation.
    2. Found corrupt files and repair successful.
    3. Found corrupt files but unable to repair.

    If the report is #1, your solution lies elsewhere.
    If the report is #2, check if your problems have been resolved.
    If the report is #3, use this method................
    In the same Command Prompt (Admin) windows, copy and paste this command...........

    dism /online /cleanup-image /restorehealth

    > press Enter.
    Again it will take some time.
    When finished, it will give you a report.
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  6. Joined : Jul 2015
    SouthWest, FLorida
    Posts : 469
    Win 10 Pro (x64), OSX 10.11
       01 Mar 2016 #6

    treblefree said: View Post
    Thanks for reply
    but your suggestion did not work.When i turn off home button in Edge and re-open Edge and turn on home button ...the home icon appears but fades away when Edge is re-opened.

    I even uninstalled Edge and re-installed Edge following a fellow members suggestion tutorial but this step did not work either.

    Very strange
    The workaround is not a solution as I stated. It merely create an button on the Favorite Bar!

    Please follow davidhk's suggestion. You may have to run SFC /scannow three times in order to correct the file corruption problem!
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  7. Joined : Sep 2016
    Posts : 1
    windows 10
       07 Sep 2016 #7

    I am having the same issue.
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