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  1. Spread operator for object literals

    This feature is currently Stage 3 and is implemented by Firefox stable, Chrome stable, Safari Preview, and Node stable.

    This is really useful for shallow cloning objects:

    let objClone = { ...obj };

    References:

    http://kangax.github.io/compat-table/esnext/

    https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Web/JavaScript/Reference/Operators/Spread_operator#Spread_in_object_literals

    487 votes
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      3 comments  ·  JavaScript  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • 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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        755 comments  ·  Extensions  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Fixed header on tables with scrolling tbody

        Please support existing Chrome functionality that supports scrolling tbody and fixed header in responsive tables! Many posts on Stack Overflow trying to achieve this cross-browser capability, already available in Chrome.

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

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            0 comments  ·  Developer Tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • chromecast support

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

            140 votes
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              1 comment  ·  WebDriver  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Support BigInt

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

              76 votes
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                0 comments  ·  JavaScript  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Firefox instead of Chromium

                Use the Firefox engine instead of the Chromium engine for use in Edge. Firefox is more secure, more private, and uses less resources.

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                  0 comments  ·  Security  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • 36 votes
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                    1 comment  ·  CSS  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • 27 votes
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                      1 comment  ·  CSS  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • 45 votes
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                        0 comments  ·  CSS  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Extension for mobile

                        Extension for the mobile app (android/ios) of Edge! This would push Edge on top of the rest for many users.

                        5 votes
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                          1 comment  ·  Extensions  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Microsoft edge for Mac.

                          Hei :)

                          Skulle gjerne sett til at Microsoft Edge ble gjort tilgjengelig for Mac. Det har seg slik at Edge er den som blir mest anbefalt, som nettleser til eksamen, og ville derfor vært en stor fordel dersom den ble tilgjengelig :)

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                            0 comments  ·  Microsoft Edge Dev site  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • InPrivate

                            InPrivate Browsing per Tab

                            Make InPrivate Browsing per Tab possible and not per Instance of Edge. Sometimes you Need more then one Instance in Private and not only one.

                            9 votes
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                              0 comments  ·  Miscellaneous  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Allow URIs max length with query strings to be at minimum 8,000 octets

                              (I believed URIs and request-lines are part of networking. If this is not true, please move this to the correct category.)

                              Currently, Microsoft Edge supports up to 4,035 octets in the URIs with query strings, or somewhere around that length. Chromium-based browsers can handle up around 8,000 octets in the URIs with query strings.

                              I don't know if the information above is based on the RFC7230, Section 3.1.1, where they defined that request-lines and URIs max length to be at least 8,000 octets long at minimum or if the fact it is based around the max length determined from there.…

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                                0 comments  ·  Networking  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Remove it from my computer!!!

                                Remove it from my computer!!! Ask next time before putting it on there.

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                                  0 comments  ·  Developer Tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • Add an option to "Open image in new tab" when we right-click on an image.

                                  Add an option to "Open image in new tab" when we right-click on an image.

                                  3 votes
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                                    0 comments  ·  HTML  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • font for dyslexic

                                    reading books on edge is great but you should definitely consider adding OpenDyslexia font for people like me from https://www.opendyslexic.org
                                    Thank you. this extension will be much more better

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                                      0 comments  ·  Miscellaneous  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • 4 votes
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                                        0 comments  ·  HTML  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • Add function to project PC Edge Web page to Android Edge

                                        A feature to project current PC Edge webpage to Edge on Android device would be convenient for on the go browsing.

                                        2 votes
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                                          0 comments  ·  Performance  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • bitte löschen Sie diese Werbung mit Damenslip-Danke

                                          bitte Werbung mit Damenslip bei Amazon.de,-.com löschen Danke

                                          3 votes
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                                            0 comments  ·  Security  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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