IME Forced To Alphanumeric In Search Box

Confirmed Issue #6732117 • Assigned to Grisha L.


Mar 1, 2016
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Steps to reproduce


Repro Steps:

To reproduce:
Give focus to any of the abovementioned search boxes, behaving or not.
Press Alt+Shift to turn on IME if it is off.
If the input mode is not Chinese, press Shift to switch over.
Observe that the input mode is Chinese.
Press Alt+Shift to turn IME off.
Press Alt+Shift to turn IME back on.
Observe that the Chinese input mode is persisted in a behaving box, but reverted to alphanumeric in a misbehaving one.

Expected Results:

In any search box, default IME should be respected, otherwise, user set IME should be persisted.

Actual Results:

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    • Microsoft Edge Team

      Changed Assigned To to “Sermet I.”

      Changed Assigned To to “Amit J.”

      Changed Status to “Confirmed”

      Changed Assigned To to “Amit J.”

      Changed Assigned To from “Amit J.” to “Grisha L.”

      Changed Assigned To from “Grisha L.” to “Steven K.”

      Changed Assigned To from “Steven K.” to “Grisha L.”

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