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  1. 242 votes
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      working on it  ·  1 comment  ·  Performance  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Support Screen Capture per W3C Specification

      The Screen Capture (or screen share) specification [1] allows websites to obtain a MediaStream of the user's screen, given permission from the user.

      Firefox has implemented the feature per specification (no longer requiring a whitelist [2]), while Chrome only allows the feature when initiated from an extension.

      [1] Specification: https://www.w3.org/TR/screen-capture/

      [2] Firefox re:whitelisting: https://wiki.mozilla.org/Screensharing

      51 votes
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        1 comment  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • 3 votes
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          0 comments  ·  Document Object Model (DOM)  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Support the full set of apis for DocumentFragment

          Browser extensions such as Stylus/Stylish use templates which call .firstElementChild but we can't port these to Edge because the full DocumentFragment api isn't supported right now.

          7 votes
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            3 comments  ·  Document Object Model (DOM)  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Implement DOM4 methods: prepend(), append(), before(), after() and replaceWith()

            Steps to reproduce the problem:
            1. Open the testcase http://jsbin.com/fiqacod/edit?html,js,output in Edge.

            What is the expected behavior?
            The test should pass.

            What went wrong?
            The test failed, indicating that Edge does not support the relevant DOM4 methods.

            Specification: https://dom.spec.whatwg.org/#interface-childnode
            Chrome Bug: https://bugs.chromium.org/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=255482
            Firefox Bug: https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=911477
            Can I Use: http://caniuse.com/#feat=dom-manip-convenience

            279 votes
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              2 comments  ·  Document Object Model (DOM)  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Support dataset and data attributes on SVG elements

              Support for dataset and data attributes are included in SVG 2.

              It is currently supported by Firefox 51+, Chrome 54+, old Android Browser and Safari 5.1+. (source: http://caniuse.com/#feat=dataset)

              24 votes
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                working on it  ·  1 comment  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Don't treat ms-browser-extension:// as mixed content

                If an extension wants to inject its own UI into an iframe on a https page, it should not be blocked with the error message "SEC7111: HTTPS security is compromised by ms-browser-extension://..."

                24 votes
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                  3 comments  ·  Extensions  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Support ogv and ogg video and audio format in Microsoft Edge

                  Please support ogv and ogg formats in Microsoft Edge.

                  2,260 votes
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                    7 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Extension background page should be debuggable

                    The background page of an extension should be debuggable, or there should at least be a way to see the unhandled JavaScript exceptions thrown and console.log calls by the background page.

                    13 votes
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                      0 comments  ·  Extensions  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • 23 votes
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                        0 comments  ·  Networking  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Support Theora Video Codec

                        Please support the Theora video codec since video servers such as Wikimedia use this.

                        22 votes
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                          0 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Remove whatever the character limit is on Console.log

                          The arbitrary limit on the length of characters that can be sent to console in a single statement seems to have persisted from IE.

                          Remove it. Just because long logs isn't best practice doesn't mean a limit should be enforced. It simple makes Edge unusable for debugging those apps.

                          26 votes
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                            1 comment  ·  F12 Developer Tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Auto Update Older IE Versions

                            Force older versions of Internet Explorer to automatically update.

                            7,271 votes
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                              61 comments  ·  Miscellaneous  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                              On December 15th of 2011 Microsoft made a big change that largely goes unnoticed by the vast majority of users; updates to Internet Explorer began to happen automatically.

                              Today, Microsoft continues to install the latest updates for Internet Explorer supported by the user’s operating system without getting in the way. With Internet Explorer 10 we also added a UI control to the “About Internet Explorer” window which gave the end-user easier control over this process.

                              Understandably there are some situations in which auto-updates are not desired. For instance, enterprise customers may (and do) choose to opt-out of these updates due to a reliance upon older versions of Internet Explorer internally.

                              Tasked with supporting legacy applications, while also supporting the advancing web, the Internet Explorer team developed Enterprise Mode for Internet Explorer 11. This feature is designed to grant the user all of the security and speed of a modern browser,…

                            • Ogg Vorbis and Opus audio formats support [Firefox and Chrome support it]

                              Ogg Vorbis and Opus are free and open-source audio codecs with great quality. They are developed by Xiph.Org Foundation and IETF.

                              Opus codec provides the best quality (latest listening tests: http://listening-test.coresv.net/results.htm for 96 kbps and http://listening-tests.hydrogenaud.io/igorc/results.html for 64 kbps) and very low latency (http://opus-codec.com/comparison/ ). More information: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Opus_%28audio_format%29 . Support status: http://caniuse.com/#search=opus .

                              Ogg Vorbis also provides good quality. It is an old audio format and you can find many of Ogg Vorbis files in the web. Ogg Vorbis is very popular in the Linux world. More information: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vorbis and http://vorbis.com/ . Support status: http://caniuse.com/#search=ogg .

                              6,180 votes
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                                39 comments  ·  Media  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • 5,042 votes
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                                  39 comments  ·  Media  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • console.table

                                  It provides a way to display an array or an object as a table in Console.

                                  https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Web/API/Console.table

                                  163 votes
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                                    1 comment  ·  F12 Developer Tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • W3C Manifest support

                                    Add support for the new W3C manifest specification for pinned apps as well as for Windows store applications.

                                    The spec allows for vendor extensions which can be used for things missing in the Level 1 of the spec. A lot of things have already been planned for Level 2 so it would be great if the MS team could participate in the discussions

                                    702 votes
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                                      5 comments  ·  HTML  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • Debug for Edge on mobile/Xbox/RaspberryPi

                                      Just like it happens for OSX/iOS, where attaching a device via USB or connecting via wifi allows to use desktop safari to inspect mobile safari and webviews on the mobile. All other browsers support this but Edge.

                                      I know weinre was recently adapted to be usable on Edge mobile too but it's hardly a complete solution for serious development, lacking support for breakpoints, CSS pseudo-element.

                                      Not to mention that I did encounter really strange behaviors of the DOM inspection panel based on when the weinre resources are loaded during JavaScript execution, something that is not acceptable to develop modern SPA…

                                      583 votes
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                                        9 comments  ·  F12 Developer Tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • F12 Support for web browser and web view controls

                                        Currently there are no production tools to debug web browser (.NET) or web view (Store App) applications. It is nightmare to identify JavaScript memory leaks and sometimes hang and crash as well. Ability to troubleshoot them (post mortem analysis) would go long way.

                                        19 votes
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                                          3 comments  ·  F12 Developer Tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • vmax unit

                                          Add support for the viewport-based vmax unit. Supported in all other browsers.

                                          385 votes
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                                            3 comments  ·  CSS  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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