How to Remove Microsoft Edge Button from Internet Explorer on Windows 10


With Windows 10, Microsoft has announced a new browser called Microsoft Edge. If you are using Windows 10, you might already know that there is a new browser called Microsoft Edge. According to the developers of Microsoft, Edge browser is the fastest browser out there. There are many people, who do not like Internet Explorer. For example, most of the web developers hate this browser because of weird behavior. On the other hand, this is comparatively slower browser than Chrome, Firefox, Vivaldi, etc. Above all, if you still want to use this browser but do not want to show the Edge browser button that is placed next to the URL bar, here is how to remove Microsoft Edge button from Internet Explorer on Windows 10.

Although it doesn’t create any problem, some IE users may not like this button. However, this particular button helps users to open the current page in Microsoft Edge right from Internet Explorer. If you remove this button, you will have to copy the link from IE, open Microsoft Edge, and paste that in URL bar to open. If you still want to remove this button from IE on Windows 10, do follow the following steps.

How to Remove Microsoft Edge Button from Internet Explorer on Windows 10

You can get it done without using any third-party software since Microsoft has already included an option in the settings menu to hide Microsoft Edge button in IE 11. For that, open Internet Explorer > click on the settings gear button > select Internet Options. Following that, go to Advanced tab. Under the Browsing category, you can find an option called Hide the button (next to the New Tab button) that opens Microsoft Edge.


How to Remove Microsoft Edge Button from Internet Explorer on Windows 10

By default, it should be unchecked. You need to make a tick in the corresponding checkbox. After that, click on the Apply and OK button. You may not get the effect immediately. To get that, you need to restart your browser.

How to Remove Microsoft Edge Button from Internet Explorer on Windows 10

That’s it! Now you cannot find the Microsoft Edge button in Internet Explorer. If you want to get it back, you need to go to the same place and uncheck that option.