Password Widget - control+shift+arrow

Issue #5289444


Nov 2, 2015
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Steps to reproduce


Repro Steps:

  1. Type “abc123ABC@@@abc29@@”
  2. Note that it’s input as “****************”
  3. With cursor at the end of the line hit ctrl+shift+leftarrow
  4. See that selection goes only as far as next word boundary.

Expected Results:

I would expect password inputs to not expose the content of hidden characters by denoting word boundaries.

Actual Results:

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    • Microsoft Edge Team

      Changed Assigned To to “Sermet I.”

      Changed Assigned To to “Amit J.”

      Changed Assigned To from “Amit J.” to “IE S.”

      Changed Status

    • Hello,

      Thank you for providing this information about the issue. We confirmed the problem, and implemented a solution on a later build of Edge. We are resolving this issue as a duplicate of an existing internal bug report. We look forward to additional feedback you may have on how we can improve Microsoft Edge.

      Best Wishes,
      The MS Edge Team

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