WebGL only doing software rendering.

Won’t fix Issue #110635


Apr 27, 2014
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Steps to reproduce


Repro #1 High CPU


  • Zoom out (Right mouse click and hold to zoom out and match what the customer has in his attached screenshot)
  • Open Taskmgr
  • look at CPU clock cycles
  • WIn 7 IE 11 RTW
    IE runs at 70%
    Chrom runs at 4-5 %

Repro Steps:

Any webgl demo, from http://get.webgl.org to hover.ie.
It it helps my computer has an ATI Radeon HD 5775.

Expected Results:

WebGL using the graphics card capabilities, leading to fast webgl and reduced CPU activity.

Actual Results:


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    Comments and activity

    • Microsoft Edge Team

      Changed Status to “Confirmed”

      Changed Assigned To to “IPBS P.”

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

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

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