Windows 10: What is wrong with my Edge?

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    Win10 Home and Pro, Win10 Insider Preview, Win7 Home, Linux Mint
       28 Jan 2017 #11

    I've even ran into some Microsoft sites/pages that didn't recognize Edge, had to use IE.
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    10 Home x64 (1703) (10 Pro on 2nd pc)
       28 Jan 2017 #12

    Berton said: View Post
    I've even ran into some Microsoft sites/pages that didn't recognize Edge, had to use IE.
    That would be the Update Catalog? That's because it required ActiveX which (quite rightly) isn't included in Edge (or any other browser of worth except IE). I use the past tense 'required' because Microsoft have rewritten that site to remove the ActiveX components.

    As for browsers, I use Edge, IE and Firefox interchangeably. They all work just fine for me, there's little or no difference in performance I can see.
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  3.    29 Jan 2017 #13

    hTconeM9user said: View Post
    Just a question do you have Java anywhere on your computer as that could or might cause your problem, or any other program you have installed.
    Also have you downloaded and installed the latest update
    Critical Update KB3211320 for Windows 10 Version 1607
    I do have Java, but I don't think that's the problem because there is nothing wrong when I make a new local account. Java doesn't go away when I do that, but everything works normally. I also have that update.
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  5.    29 Jan 2017 #15

    Bree said: View Post
    That would be the Update Catalog? That's because it required ActiveX which (quite rightly) isn't included in Edge (or any other browser of worth except IE). I use the past tense 'required' because Microsoft have rewritten that site to remove the ActiveX components.

    As for browsers, I use Edge, IE and Firefox interchangeably. They all work just fine for me, there's little or no difference in performance I can see.
    performance can be measured cause both ie and edge lack A LOT of features firefox/ff clones, chrome, and opera have.
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