SVG element in <a> link disappears when clicking or touching it

By design Issue #817830


Sep 11, 2014
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Steps to reproduce


Repro Steps:

  1. go to
  2. click on the SVG href (The big D image)
  3. Note: the image will disappear before the navigate

(Customer repro)

Expected Results:

The SVG is displayed all the time.

Actual Results:

SVG will disappear on mouse button up.

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    • Microsoft Edge Team

      Changed Assigned To to “Kamen M.”

      Changed Assigned To to “Rossen A.”

      Changed Assigned To from “Rossen A.” to “Bogdan B.”

      Changed Status to “Confirmed”

      Changed Assigned To from “Bogdan B.” to “IE F.”

      Changed Status from “Confirmed” to “By design”

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