How to Disable or Remove Edge Extensions

In this post, you’ll learn how to remove and disable extensions from Microsoft Edge.

Additionally, you’ll see how to remove Edge apps and enable or disable extensions for InPrivate browsing.

Here are the steps to do the former.

Open Edge.

At the top right, click the three horizontal dots. Select Extensions.

Or type edge://extensions in the address bar and press  Enter.

You can now see Edge extensions on the Extensions screen.

Deactivate the toggle switch to disable an extension. Activate the toggle switch to turn on the extension.

Press the Remove button on the extension to uninstall it. In the popup, click Remove.

How to Remove Edge Apps

Type edge://apps in the Edge address bar and press Enter. 

Or click the three horizontal dots at the top right, move your mouse over the Apps, and then click Manage apps.

You can now see Edge apps on the Apps screen.

Remove the app by pressing X.

If you want to clear the data, select the checkbox. Select Remove from the pop-up.

How to Enable or Disable Extensions for InPrivate Browsing Mode

For InPrivate browsing, extensions are disabled by default. If you prefer, you can enable it for InPrivate mode.

Here are the steps.

Open Edge browser.

Type edge://extensions in the address bar and then press Enter 

Or click on the three horizontal dots in the top right corner and then click Extensions.

You can now find the extensions.

On the extension you wish to activate, click on Details.

The “Allow in InPrivate” will be available. Enable it.

That’s all.

Follow the steps above for all desired extensions.

Note: To disable extensions for InPrivate browsing mode, follow the steps above, but disable it instead of enabling it.

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