Can you allow us to import Settings from a File location?

By design Issue #7798741

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Author
George C.
Created
Jun 6, 2016
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  • Microsoft Edge
Found in build #
13.10586
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Can you add a feature to allow up to import IE11 settings from a file location. I back up my browser settings to Onedrive. Currently, I have to have a working, functioning IE11 to import my settings. I need a better solutions. Also, I want to move off of IE11 after seeing the Edge Summit 2016 sessions

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    • Microsoft Edge Team

      Changed Assigned To to “Christian F.”

      Changed Assigned To to “Dave B.”

      Changed Assigned To from “Dave B.” to “David R.”

      Changed Assigned To to “Saty B.”

      Changed Status to “By design”

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    • I opened this originally on Windows Feedback. I watched the Edge Summit and since this was an Edge Bug. I posted it here directly, Windows-Feedback:?contextid=346&feedbackid=22ce1c6f-ddbc-4470-ae64-a65c17558c4b&form=1&src=2

    • Also, I don’t get updates when you post. I do I enable this so I can know when you post?

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