Remove Microsoft Edge advertisement

jmt356
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Remove Microsoft Edge advertisement

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Beginning yesterday, whenever I type "Internet" into the Start menu, an advertisement asking me to download Microsoft Edge is the first hit. I need to scroll down to Internet Explorer, which is the browser I actually want to open. Is it possible to remove this advertisement? Some online posts suggest right-clicking and selecting unpin from Start menu, but right-clicking on it does not do anything for me.
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JMT

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Doc.AElstein
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Re: Remove Microsoft Edge advertisement

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It might be worth a quick read of this recent post, in the Windows 10 Sub Forum.
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HansV
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Re: Remove Microsoft Edge advertisement

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I haven't seen a way to remove these ads, so you'll probably have to live with them...
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Hans

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Doc.AElstein
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Re: Remove Microsoft Edge advertisement

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This might be worth a quick look...
https://eileenslounge.com/viewtopic.php ... 75#p269802
\ -_- / :heavy: