the 'Find on page' operation does not work properly

Confirmed Issue #8487423 • Assigned to Arthur B.


naby c.
Aug 14, 2016
This issue is public.
Found in
  • Microsoft Edge
Found in build #
Reported by 6 people

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Steps to reproduce

type “prese” without quotes to find
you will get nothing

Another repro:

  1. Visit
  2. Search for "he".
  3. You get "No Results", despite the text clearly being on the page.

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Comments and activity

  • Microsoft Edge Team

    Changed Assigned To to “Christian F.”

  • Go to
    and Find on page ‘database’ or ‘container’ shows strange behavior.
    (see the attachment)

  • Microsoft Edge Team

    Changed Assigned To to “Dave B.”

    Changed Assigned To from “Dave B.” to “Warren S.”

    Changed Assigned To to “Kamen M.”

    Changed Assigned To to “Travis L.”

    Changed Assigned To from “Travis L.” to “Arthur B.”

    Changed Status to “Confirmed”

    Changed Steps to Reproduce

    Changed Title from “the find on page operation not work properly” to “the 'Find on page' operation does not work properly”

    Changed Steps to Reproduce

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