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I installed CCleaner  on my Win 10 laptop and I notice sometimes when I run Cleaner, I get a pop-up asking me if I want to close Edge. I didn't open Edge (which I believe it s the new Internet Explorer) and wonder why CC would be asking me if I want to close it?

 

Anyone know?

 

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Can CCleaner be used with Win 10?

 

I've been using CC for years now and would not know what to do if I could not use it with my Win 10. Several posts have mentioned that Win 10 is removing CC from Win 10 computers. 

 

https://forum.piriform.com/?showtopic=45098

 

I don't know what that is all about and whether MS has the right to do that.

 

Anyone know?

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Yes, I would like to substantiate this frequent Observation as well!

 

Also, if "Don't ask me again" within that prompt is checked, CCleaner starts skipping the Internet-History cleaning for Edge & IE.

 

"Don't ask me again" should resort to automatic termination of any such stray instances of Edge & IE...rather than 'Skipping' the Cleaning process from there on!

 

Don know what really keeps such Stray instances open in the background even when these 'Delinquents' are left untouched!? 

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Can anyone reply to my Question #1 above?

And possibly offer a solution to Question #2? WHY is CC asking me if I want to close Edge (when I never opened it)?

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Hello Hazelnut!

 

& what about the 'anomaly' getting evident with "Don't ask me again" prompt?

 

This should be able to Terminate any such stray instances/databases on its own rather than inflicting a SKIP against the thorough Cleaning process!

 

Any Inputs please?

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See here

 

https://piriform.zendesk.com/hc/en-us/articles/206518198-Why-is-CCleaner-asking-to-close-the-Edge-Cache-Database-even-though-Edge-is-closed-

 

Also Ccleaner can be used with Win 10, I have been using them for months together :)

 

Thank you.  When I do get that pop-up from CC while I begin running CC cleaner, is it okay to let CC close "Edge?" Or will that cause problems with my Win10 and/or Edge?

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Also Ccleaner can be used with Win 10, I have been using them for months together :)

 

The cleaning part is fine for junk files, I however avoid cleaning the registry on Win10 systems.

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