Windows 10: Edge won't close. Opens 15 or more background processes.
Edge won't close. Opens 15 or more background processes.
Hoping someone can assist with an Edge issue on a Toshiba laptop running Windows Home.
Edge has all of a sudden stopped launching. Following the direction on another thread on this amazing site, went into Task Manager and ended task on Edge. That worked .... once....
Now, Edge will open just the first time, but opens up 15-20 Edge background processes. If you try to close normally using upper right-hand corner, Edge won't close. You have to got into Task Manager each time. And when you do, again, it opens 15-20 Edge background processes
If this was another browser, I'd probably just install and reinstall, but that's not an option with Edge.
After recent update MicrosoftEdge open and close immediately. No warning after it. :mad:
I have Microsoft Edge set to open a blank page when opened. When I click on it in the taskbar, two blank page Edge windows open. One closes with X but the other one only closes with Task Manager.
How do I fix this?
I'm not using Edge but I am using IE 11.
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If I'm not using it why is it open?
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