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  1. 10 votes
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      0 comments  ·  JavaScript  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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        0 comments  ·  Performance  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Display non-enumerable object members in the console and Watches / Locals

        This feature would mirror what Chrome DevTools has, where non-enumerable members of evaluated objects are displayed in the console and Watches / Locals. To signify they are non-enumerable, the member names are greyed out.

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          0 comments  ·  Developer Tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Unable to Undo code change in the Debugger.

          I made a change to a javascript code in the Debugger and unable to figure out how to undo the change without refreshing the Edge browser. There should be an undo button (or a re-do button)

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            0 comments  ·  Developer Tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Debugger Change downloadscript to the actual file name downloaded

            Took me a long time to figure which "downloadscript" that I need to debug from. I don't want to use the tooltip to search for my javascript code. Use of "downloadscript" is a very bad idea. Chrome and Firefox shows actual javascript file name.

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              0 comments  ·  Developer Tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Sub-menus favourites open on mouse-hover

              Quite trivial, could you make the bookmark sub-menus appear when mouse hovers over it (rather than having to click).

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                0 comments  ·  Miscellaneous  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • support my decision to use Tor Browser

                Microsoft would not allow me to approve the Tor download so I have it on a 16 gig usb port. Now whenever I restart my computer I have to completely refigure it, the Tor Browser has to be once again placed in the tool bar and I can't make it my main browser. maybe im just missing something simple but I am so frustrated.

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                  0 comments  ·  Miscellaneous  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • 3 votes
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                    0 comments  ·  Accessibility  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Start implementing WebXR Device API

                    The WebXR Device API is the future of WebVR/WebAR and is a must have for Mixed Reality devices and all other platforms. Google has started implementing this in the canary version. Please don't get behind.

                    Links:
                    - https://immersive-web.github.io/webxr/
                    - https://github.com/immersive-web/webxr

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                      0 comments  ·  Graphics  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Allow for the import of Outlook's contact list into Edge. This will make sending links to friends a lot easier.

                      Make Outlooks contact list accessible in Edge, just as it is in Internet Explorer. This would make sending links by email in Edge much easier.

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

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

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                          1 comment  ·  WebDriver  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Google map API cannot work on Microsoft Edge?

                          When I write a script src for google map API, chrome, IE, Firefox, sougou could call back the result without any problem, but ME tells "script5009, 'google' is not defined."

                          Is there anything for ME compatibility I missed?

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                            1 comment  ·  JavaScript  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • authentication

                            Edge does not seem to support basic authentication for .PDF file types. Works fine for .htm and .html which prompt for credentials but PDF does not prompt

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                              0 comments  ·  Security  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • 7 votes
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                                1 comment  ·  Security  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Media Capabilities API

                                The Media Capabilities API allows developers to determine decoding and encoding abilities of the device, exposing information such as whether media is supported and whether playback should be smooth and power efficient, with real time feedback about playback to better enable adaptive streaming, and access to display property information.

                                * Spec: https://wicg.github.io/media-capabilities/

                                * Explainer: https://github.com/WICG/media-capabilities/blob/master/explainer.md

                                * MDN: https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Web/API/Media_Capabilities_API

                                Chrome, Safari, and Firefox all have Media Capabilities support.

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                                  0 comments  ·  Media  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • Developer's Account

                                  Hi, I was trying to create a developer's account and the account type was already selected for me as a business, I tried to change it to an individual but it won't let me. Anytime when I sign in with Microsoft account and try to sing up for developer's account, the account type is already selected and I can't change it. So I stopped there, I didn't create the account. How can I change that to an individual?

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

                                    Used to declaratively create a new stacking context.

                                    https://drafts.fxtf.org/compositing-1/#isolation

                                    6 votes
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                                      2 comments  ·  CSS  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • give us option of intermideate zoom between 75% and 100%

                                      give us option of intermideate zoom between 75% and 100% on edge browser like mozile or google chrome

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                                        0 comments  ·  Graphics  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • 3 votes
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                                          1 comment  ·  Networking  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • CSS Speech module

                                          New css 'speak' properties and more: https://drafts.csswg.org/css-speech/

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