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  1. Add console.hex() to be able to log binary data to the console

    With binary data becoming more and more common in the browser, thanks to ArrayBuffers and TypedArrays and all the specifications that use them, we need to be able to properly log these data types to the console.

    On the surface this is possible with console.log(), but is that is severely lacking when it comes to binary data. So I would like to propose the ability to log binary data in the classic hex dump format. Having a console.hex() command in the browser would certainly my my life of lot easier and probably a lot of others that work with binary…

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      1 comment  ·  Developer Tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • X-Content-Type-Options: nosniff

      X-Content-Type-Options: nosniff http header lets a web server assert its resources can only be a script or a stylesheet if it is not sent with proper Content-Type headers.

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        0 comments  ·  Security  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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          0 comments  ·  Microsoft Edge Dev site  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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            0 comments  ·  JavaScript  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • "(input[type=file] element).files = dataTransfer.files" fails in Edge

            We fail to pass "dataTransfer.files" of DragEvent to "files" property of the input[type="file"] element in Edge. For example:

            HTML:
            <input id="fileItem" type="file">

            Javascript:
            var myfiles = dataTransfer.files;
            document.getElementById('fileItem').files = myfiles; //This fails in Edge, but no errors are shown in console

            Steps to Reproduce a Bug:
            https://jsfiddle.net/vth82jst/2/

            1. Drag & drop your file to input[type="file"] area
            2. Check the "drop file name" and "input value"
            3. Even if we drop a file, the "input value" does not change in Edge (It remains "ファイルは選択されていません" unchanged).

            I am troubled when I want to select files by drag & drop in Edge.
            This…

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              0 comments  ·  JavaScript  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • EXPAND or COLLAPSE ALL when viewing "Elements"

              It would be helpful to allow for Expansion and/or Collapsing of all Elements in the editor script. Various reasons to implement would assist in preserving data as viewed. Example: law enforcement initiatives require memorialization of pages and/or profiles and posts but when a page has been deleted or relocated, the source code in its entirety easily saved as a text file would afford a faster way to recreating than the lengthy process of requesting whether the web host maintained the data.

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              • How about letting me set up my own "quick links"?

                Let me establish my own "quick links".....?

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                  0 comments  ·  Microsoft Edge Dev site  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • PDF viewer doesn't support JBIG2

                  The built-in PDF viewer displays a noise pattern when attempting to view black/white images encoded as JBIG2. A lot of scanners produce files in this format for black/white scans, and all other PDF viewers seem to handle the format fine.

                  Happy to provide a sample file if required.

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                    0 comments  ·  Media  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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                      0 comments  ·  JavaScript  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Si al realizar una búsqueda siguen apareciendo tantísimos anuncios patrocinados antes de los resultados relevantes, nadie usará edge nunca

                      Si al realizar cualquier búsqueda en el explorador siguen apareciendo tantísimos anuncios patrocinados antes de los resultados relevantes y al final de cada página (sean debidos a Bing o a Edge o a Microsoft...), nadie usará Edge nunca.
                      Debieran colocar los anuncios patrocinados aparte de la sección de resultados de búsqueda y, a poder ser, tratando de no instar a la gente a clicar en ellos mediante el engaño.

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                        0 comments  ·  Performance  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • The website pop up ads on Edge have become unbearable

                        Ads on websites have become literally unbearable. They often pop up and cover the content. Please do something about this.

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                          0 comments  ·  Performance  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Make the element finder work with standard selectors

                          If trying to search for an id by using the selector #myID, nothing will be found, only by entering myID, but this might return text elements, classes, and all sorts of other things that are undesirable. Should also be able to search by classes, xpath etc.

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                            0 comments  ·  Developer Tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • remember htaccess login details

                            Edge can´t remember htaccess login details. Please add this feature. The workaround with IE is not very useful because i don´t want to use IE.

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                              0 comments  ·  Accessibility  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Send window inner dimensions and screen DPI to the server with every request

                              This is not a thing at the present time in any browser AFAIK, but wouldn't it be magical if SSR code could know exactly how many pixels it needs to render? We could optimize image sizes, we could try to render fonts server side, we could execute media/viewport queries and know the meanings of %-based layouts all before the page even makes it to the client. We could also compute layout on the server and decide to fetch less data (only above the fold for example) for smaller screens during initial page load. I'm surprised we haven't done this a…

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                                0 comments  ·  Networking  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • 3 votes
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                                • Support for @counter-style

                                  Related w3 document:
                                  https://www.w3.org/TR/css-counter-styles-3/

                                  The Internationalization WG observes that Edge does not pass the tests found here:

                                  See https://www.w3.org/International/tests/repo/results/counter-styles.en.html (click on the large text in the left-most column to run the tests)

                                  Several groups have observed the need for counter style support. The Arabic Layout TF finds that it is needed for Persian support. Richard Ishida reports that vertical text lists require it as well. Firefox is observed to provide this support.

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                                    3 comments  ·  CSS  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • webpages interact with EDGE highlight feature

                                    EDGE has a nice feature where users can highlight text on a webpage, and then send a copy(?) of that webpage to other users, with the annotations on it. Edge also can do this now with PDFs. The next logical step, from my point of view as a developer, is to let webpage javascript get information from these highlights. For instance, lets suppose I use html 'frames tag' to host one webpage in another. My user highlights the page (or HTML) in that frame, and an event fires letting me capture the text that he highlighted. Conversely, if my code…

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                                      • Block Cross-Origin <a download>

                                        While Microsoft Edge mitigates the impact of cross-origin downloads by changing the file extension, it is still a risk and the presence of the download attribute on anchor elements with cross-origin attributes should still be ignored

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                                          0 comments  ·  Security  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • ORTC/WebRTC: add VP8 RTP PictureID

                                          Hello,
                                          it seems that ORTC/WebRTC stack does not add VP8 RTP PictureID [1] which is needed by Switching Mixer Media Servers [2] to properly perform its rewriting when RTP flow switchings take place in order to avoid some issues in clients (eg: Chrome) that depend on it.

                                          Could it be added as feature request?

                                          Thanks in advance!!

                                          Refs
                                          [1] https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc7741#section-4.2
                                          [2] https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc7667#section-3.6.2

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