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Fix Microsoft Edge Disappeared on windows 10 April 2018 update

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Microsoft recently Released windows 10 April 2018 update, With lots of new features, Security Improvements, bug fixes. And lots improvements on Existing Features like Start menu, Settings, Edge Browser, Windows Defender, Action Center And more. Windows 10 Set to Automatically Download and install April 2018 update version 1803, to genuine Windows users connected to Microsoft server. Overall, This is a good update by Microsoft but for some users having some problems, Bugs causing different issues for them. Some users report after Upgrade to windows 10 April 2018 update Microsoft Edge Disappeared, Missing from desktop Even Browser not responding at startup or can’t open.




How To Get back Disappeared Edge browser on Windows 10

With Windows 10 fall Creators update Microsoft Edge get number feature improvements like Annotate your e-books and PDFs, Pin your favorite websites to the taskbar, Edit URLs for favorites, Browse in full screen and much more. But most of the users report they are unable to found the edge browser after upgrade to windows 10 fall creators update. If you are also having the same issue, Edge Browser disappeared or missing here some applicable solutions to get back edge browser normally.

Note: Bellow solutions are applicable to fix Edge browser Disappeared, Missing on windows 10 April 2018 update, Also Helpful to fix Edge Browser not responding, Microsoft Edge Browser crashes at startup or even not open problem on All Windows Editions.

Try System File Checker

Most of the times missing, damaged system files cause different errors, Apps missing etc on Windows computer. Especially while after upgrade to recent windows version users face this problem. Windows have an inbuilt SFC utility ( system file checker utility ) which help to scan and restore missing, corrupted system files. So before applying any other solution first make sure any missing corrupted system files not causing this issue by running System file checker tool.

To Run System file checker tool Open Command prompt as administrator. You can do this by click on start menu search type cmd, Select command prompt right click on it and run as administrator. Here on administrative command prompt type command sfc / scannow and hit enter key to execute the command.

Run System file Checker Tool
Run System File Checker Tool



This will start scanning process for corrupted missing system files, If found any this SFC utility will restore them automatically from a special cache folder located on %WinDir%\System32\dllcache. You only have to Wait until 100% complete the scanning process then after Restart windows. This should fix the issue of disappeared Microsoft Edge on Windows 10. Still, have same issue fallow next step.

Reinstall Microsoft Edge on Windows 10

If after running the system file checker tool still Microsoft Edge missing from OS, Then you can easily Reinstall the missing Edge browser using the simple command line on Windows Power Shell. Which bring back the Edge Browser or fix different problems on Windows 10 Edge browser.

To Reinstall Microsoft Edge Browser on Windows 10 Fall creators update, Simply open Power shell as administrator. You can do this by simply right click on Windows 10 Start menu and Select Windows Power Shell ( admin ). Here copy and paste the following command on to windows power shell and hit the enter key to execute the command.

Get-AppXPackage -AllUsers -Name Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge | Foreach {Add-AppxPackage -DisableDevelopmentMode -Register “$($_.InstallLocation)\AppXManifest.xml” -Verbose}

Reinstall Microsoft Edge on Windows 10
Reinstall Microsoft Edge on Windows 10

This will Reinstall the missing Edge Browser on your Windows 10 computer, If while executing the command you get any red lines simply ignore the same. After complete the process Close windows Power shell and Restart windows to take effect the changes. This is the most working Solution fix most edge browser errors, or get back missing edge browser on windows 10.




Now To open Edge Browser click windows 10 Start menu and type Edge and select Microsoft Edge form search results. Enjoy the Fresh improved Edge browser on windows 10.

Microsoft Edge Browser
Microsoft Edge Browser

These are the best solutions to fix Microsoft Edge Browser Disappeared, missing, Not opening or Crashes After Upgrade to Windows 10 fall Creators update. I hope after Reinstall edge browser you will get back the missing Edge browser On windows 10 April 2018 update. Still, have any query, suggestion Feel free to comment below. Also Read Fix unable to install the Windows 10 windows 10 April 2018 update version 1803.

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