Dragging from the address bar to desktop... Why open a new window? - Tearable tabs breaks drag-drop to desktop from Addressbar.

Won’t fix Issue #650403


Jul 28, 2014
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Steps to reproduce


Repro Steps:

Navigate to any website.
Drag and drop the web address from the address bar to the Desktop

Expected Results:

Drag/Drop from the address bar to the Desktop to ONLY create a desktop link (and icon)

Actual Results:

Dev Channel specific:



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    • Microsoft Edge Team

      Changed Assigned To to “Sermet I.”

      Changed Assigned To to “Dave B.”

      Changed Assigned To from “Dave B.” to “Drew D.”

      Changed Assigned To from “Drew D.” to “David R.”

      Changed Assigned To from “David R.” to “IE F.”

      Changed Status to “Won’t fix”

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