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Fix hmm we can’t reach this page Error Edge Browser

Getting hmm we can’t reach this page Error on Microsoft Edge Browser While suffering on the Internet or open any website? But at the same time, the Same Website opens On different Browsers ( Chrome, Firefox, etc ), the Internet connection working properly only having an issue with the Edge Browser response hmm we can’t reach this page error. And prevent users from connecting to certain webpages

Most users report This Error after a recent Windows upgrade, Edge Browser responds hmm we can’t reach this page and are unable to access certain web pages. This Error mostly occurs if DNS client service may be stopped/ Disabled unexpectedly After a recent upgrade, Some other reasons are Wrong proxy settings, VPN client, Antivirus or firewall also can be responsible for creating this error.

Fix hmm we can’t reach this page error

If you are also suffering from this hmm we can’t reach this page error on Edge Web browser, Due to this unable to connect to creation webpages. She applies bellow solutions below to get rid of this.

If we face the same problem on chrome Or Firefox browser we can simply fix this issue by reinstalling it But Edge is the default browser in Windows 10 builds and it is baked into the operating system So There is not possible to Reinstall it. Here we have to To Fix This hmm, we can’t reach this page error in Microsoft edge.

Run Network Adapter Troubleshooter 

Windows having an inbuilt Network troubleshooting tool That can detect and fix all Network Internet-related problems. so Before manually Apply Any solutions to fix hmm, we can’t reach this page error, we recommend Run Inbuilt Network Adapter troubleshooting Tool and let windows fix the problem itself.

To Run This tool open Control panel -> small icon view -> troubleshooting -> view All And select the Network Adapter. This will prompt the Network Adapter Troubleshooting screen. Click on Advanced options and check to apply repair automatically, Click next.

Network Adapter troubleshooting tool

Now follow on-screen instructions to perform the network adapter Troubleshooting. When the task is complete simply Restart the window, Now open the Edge Browser, and perform some search if you didn’t get any error then your problem is solved if getting the same error hmm we can’t reach this page fallow next step.

Restart DNS Client Service

As discussed This Error mostly occurs if The client’s DNS service stopped, Not respond for any reason. So first open Windows services by press Win + R, type services.msc, and hit the enter key. Here on windows services look for DNS client, double click on it. Change the Startup Type Automatic, And check the service status If it’s not running then simply start the service. Or if it’s running then restarts it by using the stop and Start option. Click apply and close Windows services.

Restart DNS client Service

Also, you can perform the same action using a simple command line. Open the Command prompt as administrator then type the command :

net stop dnscache ( this will stop DNS Client service ) if this service is not started you will get an error message. otherwise, you will get a message service was stopped successfully.

net start dnscache ( This will Start the DNS Client Service ) 

After that Simply restart Windows and check This time edge browser working without hmm we can’t reach this page error, Still need help fallow next solution.

Change DNS server address 

Most Windows users report Change DNS server addresses was the most effective solution for this problem. Sometimes local IPS may provide its own DNS to users by default. If it has any issue, It may be a result of no internet access problem. You can fix this issue by using a popular public DNS service, Here is how to change DNS server address manually.

Press Win + R, then type ncpa.cpl And hit the enter key. Here on the Network Connections window Right-click on the current Active Network adapter and select properties. Then Under Ethernet properties double-click on Internet Protocol Version 4 ( TCP/IPV4 ). Here select the Radio button, Use the following DNS server addresses, and enter the following values:

Preferred DNS server:
Alternate DNS server:

Assign DNS address

Checkmark on Validate settings upon exit, then click ok to make save changes. Now You may need to clear the DNS cache. To do it, simply open a command prompt and type the below command hit the enter key.

ipconfig /flushdns

After doing these things, launch Microsoft Edge, to see if the error still occurs while trying to access a certain webpage. If not, your problem is solved.

Reset Edge Browser

With Windows 10 Microsoft Added option to Reset / Repair Edge Browser, which Clear the current settings And restores the app to the default state.

Open Start > Settings > Apps > Apps & Features then search for Edge.  Starting with Windows 10 1709, Edge is listed as a regular Windows app. Click Advanced Options.

A new pop will open, This will show you the Repair and Reset options. First, try Repair to see if that fixes Edge. Use the Reset option as the last resort since, this deletes browsing history, cookies, and settings, but it saves your favorites.

Reset Repair Edge Browser to Default

Note: If you have installed windows 10, this solution is applicable to you. previous Build user skips this step, They need to perform bellow command on power shell to reset Edge Browser.

Get-AppXPackage -AllUsers -Name Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge | Foreach {Add-AppxPackage -DisableDevelopmentMode -Register “$($_.InstallLocation)\AppXManifest.xml” -Verbose}

After performing Edge Browser Reset Simply Restart Windows to take effect the changes you have made. Then after open Edge Browser and open any webpage hope this time there is no more hmm we can’t reach this page Error.

Temporarily Disable Security Programs

Whenever you face any internet connectivity problems, You can first disable security programs temporarily. Because They can sometimes block internet connectivity. So, Do this and check, If it fixes can’t reach this page problem in the edge. In case, You find disabling these services helps, You can white list edges in these programs or permanently uninstall them.

Disable Microsoft Edge Add-ons

First press Windows Key + R then type regedit and hit Enter to open Registry Editor. Now Navigate to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Policies\Microsoft

Here right-click on Microsoft (folder) key then select New > Key And name it MicrosoftEdge. Again right-click on MicrosoftEdge key and select New > DWORD (32-bit) Value. Name this new DWORD as ExtensionsEnabled and press Enter.

registry tweak to disable addons

Double click on ExtensionsEnabled DWORD and set its value to 0 in the value data field. close Registry Editor and Restart windows, Now open Edge browser and check working fine.

These are the best working solutions to fix Edge Browser Can’t Reach this page Error, Different Edge browser errors on Windows 10. I hope After applying these solutions The problem hmm we can’t reach this page error in Microsoft Edge Browser will be get resolved. Still, have any query or suggestions Feel Free to discuss in the comments below.

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