1. Joined : Aug 2016
    Posts : 2
    Windows 10
       12 Aug 2016 #1

    "reopen last browsing session" not working

    I recently upgraded to Windows 10 and experiencing a huge inconvenience. The reopen last browsing session does not work. I locked the computer last night via Windows key + L. This morning when I wanted to resume my work, I found the computer had installed updates and rebooted. I opened Internet Explorer but reopen last browsing session was grayed out so not an option. I had 8 tabs open but now I have nothing. I never had such a problem with XP, Vista, or Windows 7. Any suggestions to solve this would be appreciated.

    Toshiba laptop Satellite C655
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  2. Joined : Oct 2013
    Posts : 17,454
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 15014
       12 Aug 2016 #2

    Hello Doug, and welcome to Ten Forums.

    Sometimes when the computer restarts like that, the last browsing session is not remembered. Usually this works best when you close IE instead.

    In addition, you may see a "Restore session" message at the bottom of IE when IE was unexpectedly closed from a restart or IE crash.
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  3. Joined : Aug 2016
    Posts : 2
    Windows 10
       12 Aug 2016 #3

    Thanks. I was hoping I would not regret "upgrading " to Windows 10. I never had this problem with Windows 7. Perhaps going back is the solution. Is there a way to make Windows ask for permission before restarting like previous versions did?
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  4. Joined : Oct 2013
    Posts : 17,454
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 15014
       12 Aug 2016 #4

    You could set active hours. When a restart is necessary to finish installing an update, Windows won't automatically restart your device during active hours.

    Windows Update Active Hours - Change in Windows 10

    In addition, you could disable automatic updates so that you can manually check for and install updates instead.

    Windows Update Automatic Updates - Enable or Disable in Windows 10
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