1.    25 Jul 2015 #1
    Join Date : Jul 2015
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    Windows 10 x64

    Do we know where Edge settings are located (e.g., homepage)?


    We previously found the Edge bookmarks, but do we know where general Edge settings are located (like the pop-up blocker, the homepage, etc.)?

    I would have thought they'd be stored in the following path, but it appears I am wrong:

    %LocalAppData%\Packages\Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge_8wekyb3d8bbwe\Settings

    I am trying to figure this out so that I can distribute them as the default settings to my new Windows 10 deployments.
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  2.    25 Jul 2015 #2
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    Posts : 24,367
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17017

    Hello,

    OPTION TWO in the tutorial below can help for the home button.

    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/7...dows-10-a.html
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  3.    26 Jul 2015 #3
    Join Date : Jul 2015
    Posts : 147
    Windows 10 x64
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    Wow, so universal apps CAN access the registry? Thought I read somewhere that they couldn't...Guess this puts that to rest. Maybe I can use Process Monitor for the other settings.
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  4.    26 Jul 2015 #4
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    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17017

    It'll be worth a try, but any Edge settings should be set somewhere in the key or subkeys below.

    Code:
    HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Classes\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\AppContainer\Storage\microsoft.microsoftedge_8wekyb3d8bbwe\MicrosoftEdge
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  5.    27 Jul 2015 #5

    Hi there

    I don't think you need any registry keys -- you can get access to settings by just entering about:flags in the URL page.

    (Build 10240). I think this is where more options will be stored when Edge is updated a bit more in the future. It's OK-ish but I'm not getting rid of IE 11 just yet..

    For more "Standard" type settings just mouse click the 3 dots in the top window and choose settings.

    Cheers
    jimbo
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