Microsoft Edge application creation fails in Configuration Manager

Applies to: Microsoft Endpoint Configuration Manager (current branch – version 1910)


When creating a new Microsoft Edge application an error resembling the following is displayed in the Microsoft Edge Client Installation Wizard.

The URL and version number in this error vary. The PatchDownloader.log indicates a successful download just prior to the error appearing onscreen.

An updated version of the Install-Edge.ps1 PowerShell script is available to resolve this issue.


Microsoft Download Center

The following PowerShell script to resolve this problem is available for download from the Microsoft Download Center:

Download this script now.

After you download the Install-Edge.ps1 script, use the following steps to replace the original script on any affected computers with the Configuration Manager console installed.

  1. Close the Configuration Manager console.
  2. Backup the existing {Configuration Manager console installation directory}\bin\scripts\Install-Edge.ps1
  3. Copy the new Install-Edge.ps1 script over the old version.
  4. Create a new Microsoft Edge application.


This script is only intended for computers with the Microsoft Endpoint Configuration Manager, version 1910 console installed.

File information

The English version of this update has the file attributes (or later file attributes) that are listed in the following table. The dates and times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). When you view the file information, it is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time item in Control Panel.