Follow this steps to stop internet explorer from redirecting to edge whenever a site is open on internet explorer. Some old website and portal have still got strings attached to internet explorer settings than edge settings. Hence they are forced to be open on IE to be fully functional.
In short Edge has got a settings in it which will open all internet explorer browsing to be open in Edge. The solution here is to disable this in settings
Steps to disable Internet Explorer compatibility in Edge
- Open EDGE browser
- Click 3 dots located top right of the browser and choose Settings
- Navigate to Default browser from the menu . Or simply type the below in the URL space edge://settings/defaultBrowser
- Under Internet Explorer compatibility settings, Select the Let Internet Explorer open sites in Microsoft Edge to NEVER
- All changes are autosaved. Restart the browsers and you have now successfully disabled redirection of internet explorer to Microsoft edge.
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