The new Microsoft Edge is available for Windows 10, version 1803 and 1809

Summary

Microsoft has released a new Chromium-based version of Microsoft Edge. This new version provides best in class compatibility with extensions and websites. Additionally, this new version provides great support for the latest rendering capabilities, modern web applications, and powerful developer tools across all supported OS platforms.

To learn more about the new Microsoft Edge, see the following resources:

Improvements and fixes

This update includes the following quality improvements:

  • Start menu pins, tiles, and shortcuts for the current version of Microsoft Edge will migrate to the new Microsoft Edge.

  • Taskbar pins and shortcuts for the current version of Microsoft Edge will migrate to the new Microsoft Edge.

  • The new Microsoft Edge will be pinned to the taskbar. If the current version of Microsoft Edge is already pinned, it will be replaced.

  • The new Microsoft Edge will add a shortcut to the desktop. If the current version of Microsoft Edge already has a shortcut, it will be replaced.

  • By default, most protocols that Microsoft Edge handles will be migrated to the new Microsoft Edge.

  • The current version of Microsoft Edge will be hidden from UX surfaces in the OS. This includes settings, applications, and any file or protocol support dialog boxes.

  • Attempts to start the current version of Microsoft Edge will redirect to the new Microsoft Edge.

  • The First Run Experience (FRE) will auto-launch the first time that a device restarts after the new Microsoft Edge is installed.

  • Data from earlier versions of Microsoft Edge (such as passwords, favorites, open tabs) will be available in the new Microsoft Edge.

  • This new Microsoft Edge does not support uninstalling of this update.

  • To view supported features, please see the Microsoft Edge Platform Status.

Known issues in this update

We are currently not aware of any issues with this update.

How to get this update

Windows update

This update will be downloaded and installed automatically from Windows Update.

Prerequisites

You must have one of the following updates or a later update installed to apply this update:

For Windows 10, version 1809

For Windows 10, version 1803

File information

Windows 10, version 1809

File attributes

The English (United States) version of this software update installs files that have the attributes that are listed in the following tables.

Windows 10, version 1803

File verification

File hash information

File name

SHA1 hash

SHA256 hash

Windows10.0-KB4541301-x86.msu

2B5075D8376C7522B2BA705A296B4A0181EF26A0

FF295C016166CDF817F0D44A03A993169C530A1C3133ED6614EEF4D82EA36DE7

Windows10.0-KB4541301-x64.msu

269F01840A102C2DF153C42405A7896270C24DFF

2E014E8EA2CF79F84C15469A3C418988E39672A22EC4467646D43D5C8E5BEBA1

For all supported x86-based versions

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Microsoftedgestandaloneinstaller.exe

1.3.119.43

74,428,112

14-Feb-2020

02:25

For all supported x64-based versions

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Microsoftedgestandaloneinstaller.exe

1.3.119.43

76,864,208

14-Feb-2020

02:25

File verification

File hash information

File name

SHA1 hash

SHA256 hash

Windows10.0-KB4541301-x86.msu

67F7A0800594AF5A9CFADC637303C8A0699EDEC1

13D7E0F1688ED3402C26050C290AB43AE413AB6F769A0F5FD36CAE5751C7FD96

Windows10.0-KB4541301-x64.msu

0CA2B7C6C2EE92CE2304FA2D07DDC3F998204025

C24B49CAC08F749EA1C4F15DEC1DC36086047E4496D2409C592B6B3AC01AA223

File attributes

For all supported x86-based versions

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Microsoftedgestandaloneinstaller.exe

1.3.119.43

74,428,112

18-Feb-2020

18:06

For all supported x64-based versions

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Microsoftedgestandaloneinstaller.exe

1.3.119.43

76,864,208

16-Feb-2020

06:15

References

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