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  1. 473 votes
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      1 comment  ·  Media  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • 788 votes
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        6 comments  ·  Media  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • break-word

        Support `word-break: break-word` please.

        99 votes
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          5 comments  ·  CSS  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Allow SendKeys to an <input type="file"> for file uploading

          Using the WebDriver for Edge, and trying to use SendKeys to affect an <input type="file">, we get an error message that the element isn't focusable.

          This is something that works in other browsers. It's the simplest way to upload a file in Selenium since WebDriver can't interact with a file dialog on the desktop.

          This has been reported as an issue before:

          https://developer.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoft-edge/platform/issues/7194303/

          ...but the only response has been "fixed internally" a year ago, which doesn't help those of us who don't work for Microsoft.

          If Edge is important to Microsoft, then you'll want web sites to work with it.…

          38 votes
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            1 comment  ·  WebDriver  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Fully implement the FormData API

            Currently the FormData API is only partially implemented in Edge. Most of the more useful methods are missing including: has(), get(), set(), delete(), entries(), and many others.

            FormData is already fully implemented on the other major browsers (Firefox, Chrome, Safari) - see: https://developer.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoft-edge/platform/catalog/?q=formdata

            123 votes
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              1 comment  ·  JavaScript  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • HMAC-SHA1 OTP Support

              HMAC-SHA1 OTP Support for the likes of Yubikey

              19 votes
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                0 comments  ·  Security  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Canvas 2D Font kerning support

                Actually renderingContext2D fillText and strokeText do not support embedded font kerning information in fonts.
                This makes microsoft based text on canvas looks different from all other browsers.

                Would be nice to support it

                57 votes
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                  0 comments  ·  Graphics  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • object-fit and object-position for all media elements

                  Object-fit and object-position is defined for all visual media, not only for images, but also for video or canvas elements.

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                    21 comments  ·  CSS  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Aggressively promote the replacement of HTTP with HTTPS

                    The video linked below makes it very clear on why HTTPS should always be used instead of HTTP.
                    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_BNIkw4Ao9w

                    Currently, all that happens in Microsoft Edge when you connect to a web page through HTTP is that a "🛈" icon appears in the address bar. Since the web page still works, there is little pressure on web developers to drop support of HTTP in favour of using HTTPS. In essence, by treating HTTP almost identically to HTTPS in Microsoft Edge, Microsoft is not doing its part in promoting a safer, more secure, privacy-respecting Internet.

                    Microsoft should be a leader—more aggressive…

                    10 votes
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                      0 comments  ·  Security  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • lazyLoad

                      Currently, LazyLoad ( https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/ie/dn369270(v=vs.94) ) is implemented in IE and Edge, see support: https://caniuse.com/#feat=lazyload

                      However there is interest in standardization to enable developers lazy-loading images/iframes and other embedded content (and the proposed lazyLoad's attribute values differ from that of current Edge/IE implementation):
                      https://github.com/whatwg/html/issues/2806

                      15 votes
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                        2 comments  ·  Performance  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • set aside sigle tab

                        Some time you don't want to set aside all tabs, but only one. To do it now, you have to detach this tab, and on new window press "set these tabs aside" button. It would be great to have "Set aside" button in context menu of an individual tab.

                        9 votes
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                          0 comments  ·  Accessibility  ·  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.

                          237 votes
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                            9 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Please reconsider how Edge and IE react to an OK: 204 response. IMHO this is not according to spec.

                            After receiving a http 204: OK, no content. Edge still is waiting for something to arrive although the spec states that no content is to be expectedd

                            6 votes
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                              0 comments  ·  HTML  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • 105 votes
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                                2 comments  ·  Security  ·  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

                                245 votes
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                                  2 comments  ·  CSS  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • FLASH/Flex workloads run slower on Edge than competing browsers

                                  FLASH/Flex workloads run noticeably slower on the Edge browser than they do on competing browsers. Edge browser performance should be improved to handle FLASH/Flex workloads at speeds comparable to other browsers.

                                  4 votes
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                                    0 comments  ·  Microsoft Edge Dev site  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • 19 votes
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                                      1 comment  ·  CSS  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • Transfer PC to Phone Browsing Tabs

                                      There is a feature for transferring phone tabs to PC browser, but the reason I downloaded the app, was to transfer PC tabs to my phone.

                                      50 votes
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                                        2 comments  ·  Accessibility  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • PDF support for Android

                                        Add support for PDF equivalent to PC

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                                          0 comments  ·  Miscellaneous  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • 37 votes
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                                            0 comments  ·  CSS  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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