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  1. dev.modern.ie/tools/vms Win10 Preview VM can't install Windows Features

    The Windows 10 Preview VM (16.16215) has some issues linking to installation media–it doesn’t seem to be able to find any way (including Windows Update) to install things like optional components. We have a script we run on the Windows 10 Stable VM to install some optional components and run functional tests using Edge, and it works great, but the preview VM can’t install things like .NET Framework 3.5 under Windows Features. I tried several tricks including playing with known group policy settings that affect this, but the VM doesn't seem to acknowledge any source as the correct version of…

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      0 comments  ·  Microsoft Edge Dev site  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Support background persistent when edge is not opend, and support chrome.notification API

      Support background persistent when edge is not opend, and support chrome.notification API.

      Now, when MS Edge is closed, background isn't also run.
      Please, support background persistent.

      And support chrome.notification API, too.

      Google Chrome already support those.

      Chrome supports notification API when browser is not opened.

      17 votes
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        0 comments  ·  Extensions  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • ad-blockers, site-blockers and Google Search

        Until Edge has support for plugins like adblock plus and Youtube Channel Blocker, its useless. The internet is a messy place. Using Edge without these, you get flooded with ads and can't actually see the content. Ads can contain phishing software and keystealers (BitDefender reports) and its not advisable to surf without these tools.

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          0 comments  ·  Security  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Support Cortana inside Microsoft Edge extension such as "Turn Off the Lights for Microsoft Edge"

          Support Cortana inside Microsoft Edge extension such as "Turn Off the Lights for Microsoft Edge"

          Microsoft Edge extension only need HTML5 (JavaScript, CSS, HTML). Make the Cortana API available for the Microsoft Edge extension. Use the example code of the “Hosted Web App” => in the Microsoft Edge extension.
          https://gist.github.com/seksenov/17032e9a6eb9c17f88b5

          12 votes
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            0 comments  ·  Extensions  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • My Microsoft Edge does not open so I cannot get Internet Explorer. When I try to open it, I get this message; "This app can't open"

            My Microsoft does not ope. I get this message: This app ca't open. Microsoft Edge can't be opened using the built-in Administrator account. Sign in with a different account and try again"
            Where do I go to do the signing in? Nothing seems to work. Do I have to get rid of this Microsoft Edge?

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              0 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • remember site's zoom setting

              Remember each site's zoom setting, like in chrome and firefox. I will not use edge until it has this functionality.

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                0 comments  ·  Accessibility  ·  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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                  2 comments  ·  Document Object Model (DOM)  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Videos Webm

                  Bonjour,
                  Chrome, firefox et autres lisent le webm en streaming que faire pour que Edge le fassse ?

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                    0 comments  ·  Media  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Ctrl-F to finds in the text field

                    What is the best way to put in a feature request to the IE/Edge team? Chrome has a great feature in that if you do a "Ctrl-F" to search, and you start to type a term, Chrome will find instances of that search term in the text fields of a form. Firefox does this as well. Unfortunately, both IE & Edge do not provide this feature. IE/Edge will only search in the text that is on a page, not text that is in a value attribute of a text field.

                    It is painful to explain to someone that is looking…

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                      0 comments  ·  Miscellaneous  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Suggestion: Element.scrollParent

                      Suggestion: Element.scrollParent
                      Returns the closest element which controls the position of current element with a scroll.

                      This feature very useful in many cases, easy for browsers to implement and hard for plugins such as jQueryUI to get it right.

                      Thanks

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                        0 comments  ·  Document Object Model (DOM)  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Youtube fullscreen bug

                        When I have pdf and youtube both opened, playing youtube video in fullscreen return me to fullscreen pdf, please fix.

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                          0 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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                            5 comments  ·  JavaScript  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Add FLIF support

                            Add support for FLIF, the Free Lossless Image Format! Its benefits include progressive enhancement, transparency, and animations, all with significantly-fewer-bytes-received than other image formats! http://flif.info

                            8 votes
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                              0 comments  ·  Media  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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                              • At least allow Norton extensions

                                Allow Norton extensions

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                                  202 comments  ·  Extensions  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • Group event handlers by handler name

                                  Grouping tags under specific handlers will make navigation easier and avoid all unnecessary work searching for the handler that trigger a specific event

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

                                    Allow extensions to be enabled in InPrivate sessions. Use case is to have eg. Ublock running for InPrivate browsing sessions too.

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                                    • Possibility to fix tabs in 'aside' panel

                                      Possibility to fix tabs in 'aside' panel so they won't be deleted from aside panel after restore

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                                        0 comments  ·  Miscellaneous  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • Browser de-animator feature

                                        Request de-animator feature for MS Edge will let people use their browser again at work and in an office environment. This feature will let users open all browser windows without any distracting animations or auto-playing video. Flash or html5 graphics will be frozen, displayed in black and white, non-animated. No surprise sounds or video will be played out loud. This will replace the need for ad block and pacify advertisers at the same time; because it does not completely block their messages. But it does restore some dignity to the browsing experience for whom would again like to use the…

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                                        • Add browser.omnibox APIs

                                          browser.omnibox enables WebExtensions to implement customised behavior when the user types into the browser's address bar.

                                          https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/Add-ons/WebExtensions/API/omnibox

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