Not only Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Firefox are targeted by adware or malware. Microsoft Edge is now widely distributed through Windows 10 and the cybercrooks target Microsoft Edge worldwide. All kind of problems might occur in Microsoft Edge.
For example, your homepage might be hijacked by a suspicious homepage, your default search engine is changed or unwanted advertisements appear in your browser. When you experience this kind of problems we advise you to Reset Microsoft Edge and scan your computer for the files associated with the adware or malware files.
Reset Microsoft Edge with “Microsoft Edge Reset Tool”
Right-click the start button in Windows 10, from the start menu top click Apps and Features.
Scroll down through the right Apps and Features list till you see Microsoft Edge, click Advanced options.
Click on the Reset button to reset Microsoft Edge to default settings. Microsoft Edge reset will clear the browsing history, cookies, and settings not the Edge favorites.
The Microsoft Edge web-browser is reset to default settings, it is important to know there are remnants of malware on your computer.