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

Mostly users report This Error after recent windows Upgrade, Edge Browser respond hmm we can’t reach this page and unable to access certain Webpages. And This Error mostly occur if DNS client service may be stopped/ Disabled unexpectedly After recent upgrade, Some other reason 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 with this hmm we can’t reach this page error on Edge Web browser, Due to this unable to connect creation webpages. Her apply bellow solutions to get rid of this.

If we face same problem on chrome Or firefox browser we can simply fix this issue by reinstall it But Edge is 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 a inbuilt Network troubleshooting tool Which can detect and fix all Network Internet related problems. so Before manyually Apply Any solutions to fix  hmm, we can’t reach this page error, we recommend Run Inbuilt Network Adapter troubleshooting Tool and let windows to 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 apply repair automatically, Click next.

run network Adapter troubleshooting tool
run network Adapter troubleshooting tool

Now Fallow on Screen instruction to perform the network adapter Troubleshooting. When the task complete simply Restart window, Now open Edge Browser and perform some search if you didn’t get any error then your problem 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 occur if The client DNS service stopped, Not responding for any reason. So first open Windows services by press Win + R, type services.msc and hit 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 its not running then simply start the service. Or if its running then restart it by using stop and Start option. Click apply and close Windows services.

restart DNS client service
restart DNS client service

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

net stop dnscache ( this will stop DNS Client service ) if this service not started you will get a error message. other wise you will get 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 of 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 popular public DNS service, Here how to Change DNS server address manually.

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

Preferred DNS server: 8.8.8.8
Alternate DNS server: 8.8.4.4

manually Assign DNs address
manually Assign DNs address

Check mark on Validate settings upon exit, then click ok to make save changes. Now You may need to clear DNS cache. To do it, Simply open command prompt and type bellow command hit 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 Fall creators update Version 1709 or leter Microsoft Added option to Reset / Repair Edge Browser, which Clear the current settings, And restore the app to 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.

reset Edge Browser
reset Edge Browser

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 or repair Edge Browser 1709
reset or repair Edge Browser

Note : If you have installed windows 10 fall Creators update, this solution is applicable to you. previous Build user skip 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 perform Edge Browser Reset Simply Restart Widnows 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 edge. In case, You find disabling these services helps, You can white list edge 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
registry tweak to disable addons

Double click on ExtensionsEnabled DWORD and set it’s value to 0 in 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 apply 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 suggestion Feel Free to discuss on comments bellow. Also Read Best Tips to safe, Secure and optimize windows 10

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