Surface RT IE (Metro) unstable when using Flickr

Won’t fix Issue #109968


Apr 27, 2014
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Repro Steps:

Note that the problems are highly reproducible when using the Surface RT system.

To reproduce loading more images stuttering:

  1. Go to
  2. Type in the search box any image criteria, images will appear shortly after
  3. Keep scrolling down until it says “loading more images”
  4. Stuttering effect on loading animation would appear, if you were to try anything at this time such as scrolling IE would say "Website unresponsive due to long script". The website would start functioning again after around 10 - 15 seconds or more.

To reproduce problem for keyboard issue:

  1. Go to
  2. Type in search box any image criteria
  3. Images would load
  4. Touch the search box, keyboard would appear
  5. Here trying to input anything using virtual keyboard would not work and the keyboard would close itself and return after 5 seconds.
  6. type in the search box any a

Expected Results:

IE loads the webpage and images without stuttering effects and virtual keyboard functions properly when inputting into search box (text box).

Actual Results:


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    • Microsoft Edge Team

      Changed Assigned To to “Rico M.”

      Changed Status to “Confirmed”

      Changed Status from “Confirmed” to “Won’t fix”

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