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  1. 1 vote
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      0 comments  ·  Accessibility  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • 49 votes
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        2 comments  ·  Media  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Asynchronous Clipboard API

        The clipboard spec now has an asynchronous API [2] which is significantly more ergonomic than past clipboard APIs – it avoids various issues that the old document.execCommand("copy") approach had, and is much easier to use:

        navigator.clipboard.writeText("hello world").then(...);

        IE 9/10/11 shipped an unstandardized API for copying text or URLs to the clipboard. Edge shipped an older version of the draft standard clipboard/editing-spec-based-API [1], but it has numerous bugs and inconsistencies [2] that even *make it impossible to tell if the attempted copy action has succeeded*. Existing bugs aren't seeing attention, and it seems likely to me that there are more undiscovered…

        19 votes
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          0 comments  ·  JavaScript  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Send window inner dimensions and screen DPI to the server with every request

          This is not a thing at the present time in any browser AFAIK, but wouldn't it be magical if SSR code could know exactly how many pixels it needs to render? We could optimize image sizes, we could try to render fonts server side, we could execute media/viewport queries and know the meanings of %-based layouts all before the page even makes it to the client. We could also compute layout on the server and decide to fetch less data (only above the fold for example) for smaller screens during initial page load. I'm surprised we haven't done this a…

          4 votes
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            0 comments  ·  Networking  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • use Surface Book dGPU for WebGL and WebVR

            On a Surface Book 1 and Surface Book 2, both running Edge 16 with latest patches, FishGL gets <20fps. Looking at Task Manager, the Edge process is not using the NVidia discrete GPU *at all*. WebVR on the Surface Book 2 was similarly poor in performance. Please use the dGPU when WebGL or WebVR are in-use on a tab. If that means the tab has to be suspended or reloaded when detaching, that's fine by me.

            9 votes
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              2 comments  ·  Performance  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • right click context search

              When right clicking on a word, it should give you an option to search bing/Cortana for that word.

              However if you are using inprivate mode, this doesn't work.

              In all other browsers like chrome, even in internet explorer you can right click search while using inprivate mode.

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                0 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • allow users to move their favorites to the left side of the web page

                allow users to move their favorites to the left side of the web page

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                  0 comments  ·  Microsoft Edge Dev site  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • 27 votes
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                    0 comments  ·  CSS  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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                      0 comments  ·  Microsoft Edge Dev site  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • The website pop up ads on Edge have become unbearable

                      Ads on websites have become literally unbearable. They often pop up and cover the content. Please do something about this.

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                        0 comments  ·  Performance  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Bring `gap` property to flexbox

                        As outlined in the linked issue, having the ability to use grid-gap on flexbox (which is soon to be renamed just "gap" by the CSS Working Group because "grid-gap" doesn't make sense when used on flexbox) solves a major pain point that developers are facing.

                        See the issue for more details:
                        https://github.com/w3c/csswg-drafts/issues/592

                        109 votes
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                          1 comment  ·  CSS  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Mac version of Edge

                          Produce a Mac version of Edge so developers on Mac can see how their work effects Edge users. This would also improve the user experience for people running Edge on Windows.

                          98 votes
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                            1 comment  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • option to always show protocol

                            In Edge, if I'm developing on a site, I'm usually using a specific port (this is how Visual Studio works with IIS and IIS Express).

                            If I need to reload a page without having it post back again, I can't use the refresh button, but need to select the address bar and press return again.

                            In most other browsers, this works. In Edge, it asks to install an app to cope with the protocol "localhost:"

                            Please, can we have an option to always show the protocol in the address bar. It would save me having to retype "http://&quot;…

                            9 votes
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                              0 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Proxy API support for extensions

                              Proxy extensions such as SwitchyOmega needs Proxy API.
                              It's not convenient to use IE proxy settings for more than one proxy server.
                              We need proxy API. Chrome and Firefox have already support it many years ago.

                              25 votes
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                                1 comment  ·  Extensions  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • ResizeObserver

                                A implementation of the ResizeObserver API would be nice.

                                Explainer: https://github.com/WICG/ResizeObserver/blob/master/explainer.md
                                Spec: https://wicg.github.io/ResizeObserver/

                                Thanks!

                                47 votes
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                                  0 comments  ·  JavaScript  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • Allow sending browsing from PC to devices

                                  Edge allows you to send browsing sites from devices to your PC but not the other way around.

                                  4 votes
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                                    0 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • Assigned Access

                                    Edge is supposed to be UWP!? Then why can't I choose it as the assigned app when setting up an Assigned Access Account in Windows 10 Pro? Edge really needs to support this Windows 10 feature. We are currently forced to download a third party browser app from the store to use a browser in this mode.

                                    87 votes
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                                      0 comments  ·  Miscellaneous  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • chromecast support

                                      Please add support to Chromecast to cast tabs and videos from the internet.

                                      76 votes
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                                        0 comments  ·  WebDriver  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • Can I download Edge version 13 on Windows 10? If so, do I have to uninstall Edge 14 first?

                                        Can I download Edge version 13 on Windows 10? If so, do I have to uninstall Edge 14 first? This is for compatibility testing.

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                                        • If I open the file upload window without specifying the accept attribute, it will accept all files. However, an option list is created so th

                                          If I open the file upload window without specifying the accept attribute, it will accept all files.
                                          However, an option list is created so that you can select another type.

                                          The first attachment is the pre-requested file. The second attachment is what you want.

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