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  1. Add support Shared Web Worker

    Wee need single thread for all tabs for working with websocket.
    Please add support Shared Web WOrker!

    76 votes
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      1 comment  ·  JavaScript  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Transform Google AMP URLs back to original URL when shared

      When viewing an AMP page, any sharing action results in the original website's URL being shared instead of the Google AMP URL. This makes sense if sharing from a mobile device with the Google AMP url displayed but the person on the receiving end is viewing it on a desktop.

      Safari is doing this:
      https://techcrunch.com/2017/08/23/ios11-google-amp-safari-canonical-links/

      15 votes
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        0 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • I am switching back to Chrome or Opera because I cannot find extension such as StayFocusd is for Chrome or Leechblock is for Firefox

        I overall like the improvements that come with Edge over the IE versions. I almost was going to stay with Edge, but didn't find that important extension that I need. Also, the option to disable Edge would be good in case I want to enable it in the future. Right now, I hate the process that I need to go thru to disable it. Way better if I could disable it as with Windows 7 had with IE.

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          1 comment  ·  Extensions  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • 60 votes
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            0 comments  ·  JavaScript  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Updates to Internet Explorer 11’s navigation bar with search box

            KB4038777 This update adds a search box beside the URL bar when you show tabs on a separate row. Please remove the search box or give a method to remove it.

            7 votes
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              0 comments  ·  Miscellaneous  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • 96 votes
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                1 comment  ·  CSS  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Move location of set aside tab

                Please move the placement of set aside tab, it is accidently clicked when switching between multiple tabs and current browsed pages need to be reloaded.
                Few suggestions - before navigation, after add to favorites

                6 votes
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                  1 comment  ·  Accessibility  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • GPS override in F12 should support geo-location of an actual address

                  The GPS override in F12 requires GPS coordinates which are a nuisance to look up. There should be an edit control that uses the Bing Maps APIs to map any address or valid location name to GPS coordinates that get used. This way someone could enter an address such as "One Microsoft Way, 98052" and have this work.

                  4 votes
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                    0 comments  ·  F12 Developer Tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • ImageBitmap

                    Support the ImageBitmap interface: https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Web/API/ImageBitmap
                    This includes createImageBitmap() with the options object (with settings like premultiplyAlpha). This is useful for better performance for preparing images for use in a canvas. In particular it helps speed up WebGL texture uploads, since the decode & premultiply step can be done asynchronously in advance instead of inside the texImage2D() call.

                    It will also unblock other APIs like the "imagebitmap" rendering context and OffscreenCanvas.

                    8 votes
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                      0 comments  ·  Graphics  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Enable whitespace trimming for Get Element Text in Microsoft WebDriver for Edge

                      In Edge WebDriver, the get element text always show extra whitespace characters as prefix and/ or suffix. Probably it returns an element's text as rendered using innerText. This is not in line with other webdrivers like Chrome, Safari and "Microsoft" IE webdriver.
                      Will be good if you can fix it to trim the extra whitespace characters by default. Will be very helpful, Thanks!

                      42 votes
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                        0 comments  ·  WebDriver  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Make EdgeHtml layout engine open source

                        So we can help you improve like we do with the Chakra Engine

                        172 votes
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                          1 comment  ·  Miscellaneous  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Implement text-decoration CSS3 Specification

                          Implement the text-decoration shorthand property, the text-decoration-style and text-decoration-color properties.

                          Reference: https://drafts.csswg.org/css-text-decor-3/#line-decoration

                          9 votes
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                            0 comments  ·  CSS  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • 6 votes
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                              0 comments  ·  HTML  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Add ability to type in into input type="date" and input type= "datetime-local"

                              Add ability to type in into input type="date" and input type ="datetime-local" as:
                              1. By default the range in the datepicker is restricted +/- 100 years which is not always the case
                              2. Changing min/max attribute crashes the browser
                              3. Overall it would be more user friendly to just type in the value in some case with huge distance between actual and expected value

                              The case: actual value 12/31/9999 being change, expected value 12/31/2017 (the one to be changed to)

                              40 votes
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                                0 comments  ·  HTML  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Element.scrollIntoViewIfNeeded()

                                Similar to Element.scrollIntoView() but only scrolls the page if it isn't already visible.

                                Implemented in Blink and Webkit (Chrome/Opera/Safari).

                                Mozilla Firefox bug tracker entry: https://bugzil.la/403510

                                8 votes
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                                  0 comments  ·  Miscellaneous  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • Support for Facebook

                                  As of 21 october 2017. Edge still hangs on FB on direct messages.
                                  This bug existed since 2015, and were never fixed.
                                  Edge needs to be closed and restarted. Then its 50% chance its Facebook compatible. Perssonal messages on requires 2-3 restarts to work. Even more if you don't copy text before closing.

                                  1 vote
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                                    0 comments  ·  Accessibility  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • Greek

                                    Please support Greek language in this forum!!!!

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                                      0 comments  ·  Microsoft Edge Dev site  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • 1 vote
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                                        0 comments  ·  Accessibility  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • Link my microsoft account to the Edge not to the Windows OS

                                        I want to use Edge but I can't because I can't link my personal account to my Windows OS because Organization settings. And how I going to use Edge without sync my bookmarks?
                                        I think we should be able to sync in Edge some how that this cannot happen.
                                        I understand that the Organization rules need to be keep for security reasons but my bookmarks wont hurt any body I think.

                                        Thanks.

                                        2 votes
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                                        • Bind Ctrl+P to open a file/command

                                          Change the Ctrl+P to show a GoTo/Command terminal. Pretty much what VSCode does.

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                                            0 comments  ·  F12 Developer Tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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