On February 7, Microsoft recently announced that the classic version of edge browser (Legacy edge) will be removed when the new patch for windows 10 is released in April this year.
It is understood that on March 9, Microsoft will stop supporting the classic version of edge desktop application, and the classic version of edge browser will no longer receive security updates. On April 13, Microsoft will officially remove the edge browser, and the new Microsoft edge browser will also be installed.
Microsoft also introduced the versions of windows 10 that will be affected by this update, including windows 10 1803, 1809, 1903, 1909, 2004 and 20h2. Windows 7 or Windows 8. X will not be affected.
It is worth mentioning that if the user has installed a new Microsoft edge browser, Microsoft will not re install it, only remove the classic version of edge browser.
Microsoft said it recommended users install the new Microsoft edge browser before the patch is released in April.