Home windows 10 needs you to make use of Microsoft Edge. It doesn’t care that Edge nonetheless crashes on some units when customers attempt to handle favorites. It doesn’t care that there aren’t that many add-ons accessible for the browser. It simply needs you to provide it a attempt. In actual fact, Microsoft is pushing the browser so arduous that it booted the Chrome Installer app from the Microsoft Retailer. The app was solely there for a day earlier than it was compelled out. Home windows 10 routinely reveals you a ‘Attempt Edge’ alert at random moments. It’s normally accompanied by a motive that makes it higher than ‘different’ browsers. In case you’re uninterested in seeing the message, you’ll be able to disable ‘Attempt Edge’ notifications pretty simply.
Disable ‘Attempt Edge’ Notifications
Open the Settings app and go to the System group of settings. Choose the Notifications tab and switch off the ‘Get ideas, methods, and options as you utilize Home windows’ swap. If the choice is enabled and grayed out, likelihood is your system administrator has enabled it for you. Contact them to show it off.
The Settings app is susceptible to revamp after a serious Home windows 10 replace so in case you can’t discover the Notifications & actions tab within the System group of settings, use the search bar on the prime of the house display screen of the Settings app to seek out it.
This can disable ‘Attempt Edge’ notifications that you just see within the Home windows 10 UI. For instance, the toast notification that seems, or any options in Cortana will now not seem. It won’t, nonetheless, disable notifications that you just see in different apps. For instance in case you go to a Microsoft area in Chrome, you’ll nonetheless see an alert on the prime telling you to provide Edge a attempt. This alert is there as a result of the web site is aware of which browser you’re utilizing and because the web site belongs to Microsoft, they’ll push this message on to customers who aren’t on Edge.
This isn’t prone to occur in different apps e.g. at no level will you see a suggestion to attempt Edge in Evernote or Slack. You may be as offended as you need with Microsoft about this tough product push however on the finish of the day, the one OS that gained’t push sure apps on to you is Linux. It wasn’t like this in Home windows 7. Microsoft by no means nagged customers to attempt Web Explorer however issues have modified and Microsoft is clearly seeking to regain misplaced floor with respect to browsers and search engine reputation.