location.replace(ms-browser-extension) acts like a location.assign(ms-browser-extension)

Confirmed Issue #12397575 • Assigned to Travis L.


Cool C.
Jun 20, 2017
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Found in
  • Microsoft Edge
Found in build #
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Steps to reproduce

  1. install the attached extension
  2. navigate to https://ietf.org/
  3. wait for the redirect to the ext.html page

***** Expected *****

the session history must contain 1 address ext.html, i.e. the “back” browser button must be disabled.

***** Actual *****

the session history contains 2 address: ietf.org and ext.html.


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Comments and activity

  • Microsoft Edge Team

    Changed Assigned To to “James M.”

    Changed Assigned To to “Akshay P.”

    Changed Assigned To to “Sermet I.”

    Changed Assigned To from “Sermet I.” to “Scott S.”

    Changed Status to “Confirmed”

    Changed Status from “Confirmed”

    Changed Assigned To to “travil”

    Changed Status to “Confirmed”

    Changed Assigned To from “travil” to “Travis L.”

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