IE11 Favorites Bar bug - local html file links are automatically pushed to the bottom of the list

Won’t fix Issue #106652


Apr 27, 2014
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Steps to reproduce



Repro Steps:

  1. Save or create an html file on your computer.
  2. Launch IE 11
  3. Click on File-Open -> Browse to desktop -> Select file to open it in IE11.
  4. Drag and drop the link to the Favorites Bar in the first position.
  5. Close and reopen IE11,
    – NOTE: observe that the local link has been automatically repositioned to the end of the Favorites Bar list.

Expected Results:

Local links on the Favorites Bar are maintained at the position in the list that the IE11 user places them; they are not automatically repositioned to the end of the list.

Actual Results:


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    • Microsoft Edge Team

      Changed Assigned To to “IPBS P.”

      Changed Assigned To from “IPBS P.” to “Bruce M.”

      Changed Assigned To from “Bruce M.” to “Mark Y.”

      Changed Assigned To from “Mark Y.” to “IPBS P.”

      Changed Status to “Won’t fix”

      Changed Assigned To from “IPBS P.” to “Joon C.”

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