Windows serviceMicrosoft Edge Update Service (edgeupdatem)

Registry Name



Keeps your Microsoft software up to date. If this service is disabled or stopped, your Microsoft software will not be kept up to date, meaning security vulnerabilities that may arise cannot be fixed and features may not work. This service uninstalls itself when there is no Microsoft software using it.

Default Status


Default Startup Type

Manual (Delayed Start, Trigger Start)

Executable File Path

"C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft\EdgeUpdate\MicrosoftEdgeUpdate.exe" /medsvc


The service depends on the following system components to function properly: System components that depend on this service to function properly:
  • None

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Additional Information

None at this time