Edge Defaults

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    I hastily opted to not be reminded any longer about the multiple tabs opened when browsing and whether or not to close all or just the one that's open at the time. I regret doing so and don't know how return to the factory default. Any help would be deeply appreciated.
     
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    Thanks but came up short when searching for " Do You Want to close All Tabs" when in Regedit:(
     
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    Close Edge.
    In the registry editor, you'll need to locate this key
    HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Classes\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\AppContainer\Storage\microsoft.microsoftedge_8wekyb3d8bbwe\MicrosoftEdge\Main
    In the right pane you will need to create a new Dword called
    AskToCloseAllTabs
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    Change the value from 0 (zero) to 1 (one).

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    Your search must be an exact match. As the instruction says:
    Search for the phrase (with no spaces) "AskToCloseAllTabs", not "Do You Want to close All Tabs"
     
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