Opening Twitter Links in New Tab Causes Internet Explorer Crashes (IE11 64-bit)

Not reproducible Issue #644347


Jul 24, 2014
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Steps to reproduce


Repro Steps:


The problem can reproduced for example by searching ‘Microsoft Twitter’ on Google.

Search for ‘Microsoft Twitter’ on Google.

Then click the top search result link to the Microsoft Twitter account.

There’s no set pattern when it crashes, sometimes it does, sometimes it doesn’t. Maybe a 1 in 5 chance of it happening.

Expected Results:


Link opens in new tab without causing Internet Explorer APPCRASH fault.

Actual Results:


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    • Microsoft Edge Team

      Changed Assigned To to “Kamen M.”

      Changed Assigned To to “Christian F.”

      Changed Steps to Reproduce

      Changed Assigned To to “Tony S.”

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      Changed Assigned To from “Bruce M.” to “David R.”

      Changed Assigned To from “David R.” to “Ximing Z.”

      Changed Assigned To from “Ximing Z.” to “IE F.”

      Changed Status to “Not reproducible”

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