Address Bar [RichEdit]: Edge hangs for some time when you paste a huge string in the address bar

Confirmed Issue #6504378 • Assigned to Siddharth R.

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Created
Feb 10, 2016
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Repro Steps:

Pasting a very large string (~1MB) in the address bar makes IE and Edge freeze.

  1. Open the attachment txt and selet all content
  2. copy and paste the text to the browser’s address bar

Expected Results:

Any text beyond the first linebreak should be dismissed.

Actual Results:

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    • Microsoft Edge Team

      Changed Assigned To to “Rico M.”

      Changed Assigned To to “Warren S.”

      Changed Assigned To to “David S.”

      Changed Title from “IE/Edge address bar bug” to “Address Bar: Edge hangs for some time when you paste a huge string in the address bar”

      Changed Status to “Confirmed”

      Changed Title from “Address Bar: Edge hangs for some time when you paste a huge string in the address bar” to “Address Bar [RichEdit]: Edge hangs for some time when you paste a huge string in the address bar”

      Changed Assigned To from “David S.” to “Dylan K.”

      Changed Assigned To from “Dylan K.” to “Siddharth R.”

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