Windows 10: MS Edge Backups Solved

  1. Wiley Coyote's Avatar
    Posts : 914
    Windows 10 Home x64 Version 1809 (OS Build 17763.55)
       13 Nov 2017 #1

    MS Edge Backups

    Has anyone else noticed Edge making it's own backup .html file now? Mine started 10/17/2017.

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  2. Bree's Avatar
    Posts : 8,850
    10 Home x64 (1809) (10 Pro on 2nd pc)
       13 Nov 2017 #2

    Yes, my 'homebrew' backup batch file has just alerted me by finding and backing it up.

    In 1709 Edge appears to make a backup of your Favourites each time it's run. It seems to delete its previous backup and create a new folder (named to include the date it ran) called: MicrosoftEdgeBackups\backups\MicrosoftEdgeBackupYYYYMMDD and containing the file
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  3. Wiley Coyote's Avatar
    Posts : 914
    Windows 10 Home x64 Version 1809 (OS Build 17763.55)
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       13 Nov 2017 #3

    Initially it just kept adding folders, I had quite a collection of them. But since I deleted the older ones it's just keeping the current one now.
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