SOLVED: How To Set The Default Search Engine in MS Chromium Edge Browser to Google

If you are playing with Microsoft Chromium Edge browser, you may want to change the default search engine so you can use your favorite right from the address bar.  In the earliest builds this could not be easily done, but today it is not a problem: Change the Default Search Engine in Chromium Edge: Click the SETTINGS AND MORE ellipse (3 dots) in the top right corner of Edge Click SETTINGS Click PRIVACY AND SERVICES…

SOLVED: Download Microsoft Edge Chromium Browser Now… HERE

A few months ago Microsoft CEO Satya Nadala announced they are giving up on their own Edge browser engine because it cannot get past 5% market share, and replacing it will a Chromium (think Google Chrome) based product. Google made its engine, Chromium, open source (aka,  public domain) in 2008 when it was new and Microsoft scoffed at it.  Today Chrome and its Chromium based derivatives have 80% of the browser market and Microsoft stopped…

SOLVED: How To Disable Edge Icon Tab in Internet Explorer

If you have Windows 10 1703 or newer your Internet Explorer will have a “Edge Tab” to the right of your “new tab” tab.  This means people will frequently launch the Edge Browser when they are really trying to open a new tab.  Microsoft calls this ‘assisting people to migrate to the new Edge Browser’.  I call it obnoxious and want to remove it so I can keep our corporate standard of a single browser, IE11,…

SOLVED: Video: How To Hard Reset Microsoft Edge Browser In Windows 10 (or Remove Edge Completely)

If your Edge browser has be hijacked or has some other serious problem in Edge in Windows 10 we will show you how to remove and re-add Microsoft Edge which will perform a hard reset on it.  This is the only way to perform a full repair on Edge. Edge is hard baked into Windows 10 and there is no interface like ADD/REMOVE PROGRAMS AND FEATURES to click and remove or reinstall Edge.  Edge is a “modern app” which means…

SOLVED: What is MEDIA CASTING in Microsoft Edge in Windows 10

Media Casting is a feature of Microsoft Edge Internet browser in Windows 10 that allows you to push the content from your computer to a TV screen.  Casting from Edge should work to any Miracast compliant screen. There are, however, two giant limitations which is that Hulu and Netflix will NOT cast.  YouTube, Facebook and nearly every other thing you can get in your Edge browser can be duplicated wirelessly on your TV. To start a CAST, just click…

SOLVED: What is Missing from the Long Term Servicing Branch (LTSB) Version of Windows 10

Windows 10 Long Term Servicing Branch (LTSB) differs from the primary fork of Windows 10 (so called Current Branch CB) in more than just future enhancements.  Win 10 LTSB has three very notable programs removed from it: CORTANA: Microsoft’s personal assistant, voice command feature that works… pretty well, is just not present in LTSB.  If you click in the “Cortana” search field you and then into settings you will see STORE App and all other…

SOLVED: What is the Difference Between LTE and 4G?

LTE is the standard and 4G is the class.  I know that is cryptic so here are more details: 4G is the acronym for the Fourth Generation if celluar data communications which is largely defined by a minimum speed requirement. LTE is the acronym for Long Term Evolution and its speeds meet the 4G standard Sooo, basically LTE is 4G and as of today there are no other popular standards which are 4G in speed.…