Microsoft rewards and edge


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How do I stop edge from loading microsoft rewards when my computer first starts. I don't even like edge. Chrome is my default browser. Also I do not want rewards. I unsubscribed to rewards but it didn't help. Ridiculous. Does anyone use edge?
 
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click on the three points in the upper right corner (. . .) and scroll down to settings.click on it.
the change setting as follows:

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remove any webpage links and replace them with about:blank (don't forget the colon between about and blank)

from here on, Edge will open with a blank page...
 
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If Edge is not your default browser why does it start when " my computer first starts." ??? Sure does not do that here.
 
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Hi mikie123,

have you checked to see if Chrome is your default browser in settings?. :):):)

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Yes Chrome is the default. I renamed this directory Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge_8wekyb3d8bbwe and Edge is history. Still very strange.
 
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Hi mikie123,

have you also checked Task Manager to see if Edge is disabled at start up?. (Right click and on disable if necessary). :):):)

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