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Would love to see type-ahead-find native out of the box from Edge!

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Alex Nguyen
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Would love to be able to start typing and Edge automatically starts find on page (without user needing to hit Ctrl-F or Command-F first).

 

Or at least would like to know why it's not a thing:

* Is it hard to implement?

* Is there some UI/UX rule or law that type ahead find is not a good thing?

 

In the meantime we have this extension:

https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/type-ahead-find/cpecbmjeidppdiampimghndkikcmoadk

 

1 Reply

@Alex Nguyen 

 

That is an interesting suggestion.  I can relay that to the product team.

 

Gabriel

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