How to disable or uninstall Microsoft Edge in Windows 10

  • Go to: C:\Windows\SystemApps\
  • Open folder Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge_8wekyb3d8bbwe
  • Right click on MicrosoftEdge file then Properties / Security / Advanced / Click Change (next to owner, take the ownership of the file, otherwise, can’t change the permision) and change to your username, then click OK
  • Then Click Edit, then add your username and give modified permission
  • Rename MicrosoftEdge file to MicrosoftEdge_remove or a name of your choice
  • Repeat all above steps for file MicrosoftEdgeCP also
  • Done! Edge will not run!