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Re: Microsoft Edge Preview Builds
« Reply #45 on: February 05, 2020, 05:11:27 PM »
Dev channel update to 81.0.410.1 is live

In addition to fixes and improvements, see the new features.

Added Features:
  • Added a keyboard shortcut to enter Immersive Reader mode.
  • Enabled support for cards saved in MSPay to be used in webpages.
  • Enabled Dolby Vision support for capable devices.
  • Added support on Mac for reading PDFs protected with Microsoft Information Protection (MIP).
  • Added a limit to the amount of text that can be added to an item in a Collection. Note that we are still measuring this limit and may adjust it in the future.


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Re: Microsoft Edge Preview Builds
« Reply #46 on: February 11, 2020, 04:47:58 PM »
Dev channel update to 81.0.416.3 is live

Build 81.0.416.3 is expected to be the last build for major version 81, which means it will soon be released to the Beta channel. 

The build has a long list of added features:
  • Added blue color to the account button in InPrivate windows as suggested by user feedback.
  • Added a tool on the Favorites management page to remove duplicate favorites.
  • Enabled Collections sync for all channels that currently have Collections available.
  • Added the ability to highlight text in PDFs.
  • Added support for web-optimized PDFs that download one page at a time as they’re viewed.
  • Added a feature to Immersive Reader to focus on only one or a few lines at a time.
  • Added a dialog to inform users when an extension is disabled because it has the ability to change settings (new tab page, search provider, etc.)
  • Added a message when a user tries to use IE mode and Internet Explorer isn’t installed.
  • Added support for syncing the “Sign in automatically” setting under edge://settings/passwords.
  • Added an option in edge://settings/profiles/multiProfileSettings to choose a default profile to use when opening links in external applications.
  • Added a management policy controlling the ability to import Top Sites from another browser.
  • Added a management policy controlling the ability to import Extensions from another browser.
  • Added a management policy controlling the ability to import Cookies from another browser.
  • Added a page to Settings to help users download Edge mobile.


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Re: Microsoft Edge Preview Builds
« Reply #47 on: February 19, 2020, 07:00:41 PM »
No announcement but a small update to Build 81.0.416.11 has been released.


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Re: Microsoft Edge Preview Builds
« Reply #48 on: February 21, 2020, 07:16:56 PM »
Dev channel update to 82.0.425.3 is live.

This is the first Dev channel build for major version 82.  See the link for links to blog posts about some of the improvements being worked on.  In addition to changes and fixes, the build includes one new added feature:
  • Added a management policy to allow the deletion of browsing data from Edge Legacy when it’s replaced by the installation of Edge’s Stable channel.


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Re: Microsoft Edge Preview Builds
« Reply #49 on: February 26, 2020, 05:02:04 PM »
Dev channel update to 82.0.432.3 is live

Along with fixes and improvements, the edge://surf game is now available for everyone to play just by going to edge://surf.

Added features:
  • Added the ability to put the Share button next to the address bar.
  • Added a management policy to disable the Share button.
  • Added the ability to hide the Home button by right-clicking it.
  • Added support for Windows Information Protection.
  • Added a management policy to control the automatic creation of on-premises work or school profiles (profiles with a DOMAIN\NAME format instead of a NAME@COMPANY.COM format).
  • Added extra security to the Payment info Settings page by requiring the OS-level password in order to edit or delete cards.
  • Added support for syncing the “Allow extensions from other stores” setting to other devices.


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Re: Microsoft Edge Preview Builds
« Reply #50 on: March 04, 2020, 07:33:29 PM »
Dev channel update to 82.0.439.1 is live

Added features:
  • Added the ability to customize the size and color of ink when annotating PDFs.
  • Added a service to suggest an address to try when a navigation to a website fails due to a typo in the address.
  • Added support for syncing Tracking Prevention exception settings.
  • Added a button in Settings to make Edge the Default Browser.



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Re: Microsoft Edge Preview Builds
« Reply #51 on: March 11, 2020, 05:40:34 PM »
Dev channel update to 82.0.446.0 is live

Added features:
  • Added a capability to Guided Switch to ask to switch to a work or school profile when work or school content is being opened in a personal profile.
  • Added better drag and drop support for Collections.
  • Added support for more websites to properly add price and rating information to a product that’s been added to a Collection.
  • Added support for the Native Window Occlusion management policy from upstream Chromium.
  • Added the option to the Manage Search Engines management policy to allow search provider discovery.
  • Added improved messaging to accounts that aren’t able to sync to explain why they can’t.
  • Enabled the new Fluent designs for webpage controls like the calendar picker or dropdown on Mac.



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Re: Microsoft Edge Preview Builds
« Reply #52 on: March 18, 2020, 05:05:22 PM »
Via Twitter:  https://twitter.com/MSEdgeDev/status/1240336614707974145

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Hey, Insiders! This week we have a delay in our Dev channel update. We expect to release it by the end of the week. Once it's live, you'll see us post our regular Change Summary forum post here. Appreciate your understanding!


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Re: Microsoft Edge Preview Builds
« Reply #53 on: March 19, 2020, 09:15:44 PM »
Dev channel update to 82.0.453.2 is live

Added features:
  • Added a “Recently Closed” section to the History page.
  • Added the ability to use network provider location as a fallback for when a website requests location but the underlying OS has disabled access to its location API.
  • Added support for the Roaming Profile Location upstream Chromium management policy.
  • Added a page to Settings to manage Family Safety settings.
  • Added a management policy to hide the Family Safety Settings page.
  • Improved SmartScreen’s blocking of unsafe websites.
  • Improved SmartScreen’s blocking capabilities when pages have content from multiple sources.
  • Improved SmartScreen’s blocking capabilities for websites that redirect upon loading.
  • Improved messaging when syncing of certain data types is temporarily disabled.
  • Improved messaging on the Downloads management page for insecure downloads that have been blocked.


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Re: Microsoft Edge Preview Builds
« Reply #54 on: March 27, 2020, 05:21:42 PM »
Dev channel update to 83.0.461.1 is live

Added features:
  • Added the ability to sync Extensions.
  • Added a page to Settings to manage Family Safety settings.
  • Added the ability to add all tabs to a Collection.
  • Added the ability to drag multiple items from a webpage into a Collection at once on certain websites.
  • Added support for adverb highlighting in Immersive Reader.
  • Added support for the Scroll To Text Fragment management policy from upstream Chromium.
  • Added a management policy to configure the deletion of cached files and images when the browser closes.


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Re: Microsoft Edge Preview Builds
« Reply #55 on: March 31, 2020, 05:00:49 PM »
Dev channel update to 83.0.467.0 is live

In addition to the usual fixes and improvements, the update includes one noteworthy new feature:
  • Added the ability to resume a download from the Downloads management page.


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Re: Microsoft Edge Preview Builds
« Reply #56 on: April 08, 2020, 12:12:05 PM »
Dev channel update to 83.0.474.0 is live

Added features:
  • Added the ability to show which folder a favorite is in when you search for a favorite on the Favorites management page and then right click a result.
  • Added the ability to create a list of sites that are exempt from the deletion of cookies when the browser is configured to delete browsing data upon closing.
  • Added an option to use quieter website notifications that don’t show unprompted popups.
  • Added a search box to the Mac Touchbar when there is only one tab open.


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Re: Microsoft Edge Preview Builds
« Reply #57 on: April 14, 2020, 05:09:51 PM »
Dev channel update to 83.0.478.5 is live

This is the Beta release candidate for major version 83.

Added features:
  • Added the ability to select text and read aloud just the selection.
  • Added the ability to add nicknames to payment cards that are stored for easy differentiation.
  • Added support for websites to ask for permission to edit files on your device (not supported by all devices).
  • Added support for importing data from Firefox using the Auto Import At First Run management policy.
  • Added support for the DNS Over HTTPS Mode management policy from upstream Chromium.


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Re: Microsoft Edge Preview Builds
« Reply #58 on: April 21, 2020, 07:13:40 PM »
Dev channel update to 84.0.488.1 is live

Added features:
  • Added a dropdown UI when browsing in fullscreen mode to be able to access tabs and the address bar without exiting fullscreen (unofficially referred to as Shy UI).
  • Added a management policy to prevent the creation of a desktop shortcut when Edge is installed.
  • Added messaging to inform users when the internal PDF reader is disabled via the “Always Open PDF Externally” management policy.


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Re: Microsoft Edge Preview Builds
« Reply #59 on: April 30, 2020, 01:41:25 PM »
Dev Channel update to 84.0.495.2 is live

Added features:
  • Added the ability for Guided Switch to offer to switch to personal profiles instead of just work or school profiles.
  • Added a keyboard shortcut (Alt+Shift+R on Windows) to show the options bar in Immersive Reader.
  • Added support for SmartScreen to block potentially unwanted apps that are downloaded as ClickOnce or DirectInvoke applications.
  • Added the ability for developers to debug Edge instances that are running in headless mode.


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