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  1. Make it more simple to give feedback

    This screen is way too complex to use. I'm just going to stop using edgr.

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  2. Don't allow adds to block stories such that I am not able to read them

    Don't allow adds to block stories such that I am not able to read them

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  3. Add back secure RSS /ATOM feed reader/subscription feature from IE

    Add back RSS /ATOM feed reader/subscription feature. The reason is that most of the readers are NOT private but cloud services. As Edge tries to differentiate itself from Chrome (but use the chromium engine), but that feature back into Edge and let me securely (me and only me), know what I am subscribed to and my reading habits. Most require logons. That should not be needed.

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  4. search through open tabs with a hot key

    search through open tabs with a hotkey, this way
    users with lots of tabs open can find their way back to the tab instead of opening a new one / move tab to active window.

    4 votes
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  5. Favorite bar on the right side (with option to pin)

    I would really like the see the favorite bar on the right side (with option to pin) as it originally was on Microsoft Edge. I am already missing it!

    3 votes
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  6. Don't allow InPrivate mode to be detected easily

    (!window.indexedDB) === true will return true in InPrivate (incognito) sessions and false otherwise. In this way, private browsing modes can be detected. Please protect against this fingerprinting.

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  7. 1 vote
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    0 comments  ·  JavaScript  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  8. Downloads API support for extensions

    Missing Downloads API support is not good. I wanted to port my extension but it relies on basic downloads API missing in Edge.

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  9. 42 votes
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  10. Bring back Emulation

    Bring back emulation

    3 votes
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  11. Emulation: Support emulation of popular iOS and Android devices

    Our customers have an environment where most laptops run Windows 10 but most company phones are iPhones. Those who sport tablets have iPads and occasionally Android tablets. When developing for this device environment we have to consider emulation and only use real devices when testing. We are trying hard to adopt Edge as a development browser but with the current developer tools emulation only having Windows Phone devices out of the box our guys have to resort to custom configurations. Considering the market share of Windows Phone devices versus the market share of Android and iOS devices it doesn't make…

    2 votes
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  12. chromecast support

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

    140 votes
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  13. audio worklet

    Hello,
    We saw that within your developer documentation site that AudioWorklet is being considered for development.
    Do you have a timeframe of when this will be developed and released as this is important feature for us.

    https://developer.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoft-edge/platform/issues/15812544/

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  14. 3 votes
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    0 comments  ·  Accessibility  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  15. Support BigInt

    Please support BigInt, a stage-3 proposal. https://tc39.github.io/proposal-bigint/

    78 votes
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  16. Browser Cloud

    Some SmartPhones I've already picked up had some forced-use defects, the phone's GPU didn't support keeping the games open for a long time, nor does the factory browser not run as before, the only one that really did in those conditions was browser called Puffin Web Browser, as it uses the cloud to reproduce the pages, did not feel crashes or anything, the only defect of the browser is the input lag.. I wanted to suggest this idea to you. Have you ever thought about her? With it, besides being lighter, it would not weigh, whatever the smarphone.

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  17. Modernize Internet Explorer for the enterprise

    Provide a single web browser that can support legacy enterprise applications as well as modern web development practices and features.

    Internet Explorer continues to be the most used browser even on Windows 10 PCs at the enterprise I work for. This is a problem when I reach for modern browser APIs and features since IE stopped advancing when Edge came on the scene. A comparison of IE 11, Edge 18 and Chrome 73 paints a picture: https://caniuse.com/#compare=ie+11,edge+18,chrome+73

    I realize maintaining IE's backwards compatibility blotted it over the years but hey, it comes with Windows so it doesn't really matter. If…

    3 votes
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  18. Provide a BACK BUTTON after editing a SharePoint document.

    Provide a BACK BUTTON so that you can return to the Library after editing a SharePoint document.

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  19. Chromiuim MRU

    Please add a MRU option for CTRL+TAB tab switching. For people who are doing work in the browser, having MRU tab switching order is as important as having MRU switching order in Windows itself.

    Just like how most people would find ALT+TAB completely useless in Windows if it just cycled through your windows in the order they appear on your taskbar, CTRL+TAB is pretty useless when it just cycles through tabs.

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  20. Edge Chromium - Feedback

    Please make Google Translate Extension work with Edge Chromium
    Make Google and Bing Translate have right-click context menu for ease of use
    Reduce the spacing in Extension icons that are next to the address bar - too big

    Make extensions that are hidden in the menu not to come back to the tool bar, after you have disabled a different extension - what stays in the menu, stays there and doesn't come up unless you choose to bring it up

    Please consider replacing the word Favourites with Bookmarks

    Please change the Loading Icon animation/GIF that appears on top of the…

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